Cultural Styles of Knowledge Transmission

Essays in Honour of Ad Borsboom

Edited by Jean Kommers and Eric Venbrux

Cultural Styles of Knowledge Transmission
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Edited by Jean Kommers and Eric Venbrux

Distributed for Amsterdam University Press

166 pages | 5 1/3 x 8 1/2 | © 2008
Paper $30.95 ISBN: 9789052602981 Published April 2008 For sale only in the United States, its dependencies, the Philippines, and Canada
Contents
Introduction 
      Jean Kommers and Eric Venbrux
Ad Borsboom
      Charles de Weert
Maradjiri and Mamurrng: Ad Borsboom and Me
      Jon Altman
Conversations with Mostapha: Learning about Islamic Law in a Bookshop in Rabat
      Léon Buskens
Education in Eighteenth Century Polynesia
      Henri J. M. Claessen
From Knowledge to Consciousness: Teachers, Teachings, and the Transmission of Healing
      Ien Courtens
When 'Natives' Use What Anthropologists Wrote: The Case of Dutch Rif Berbers
      Henk Driessen
The Experience of the Elders: Learning Ethnographic Fieldwork in the Netherlands
      Michael Fine
On Hermeneutics, Ad's Antennas and the Wholly Other
      René van der Haar
Bontius in Batavia: Early Steps in Intercultural Communication
      Frans Hüsken
Ceremonies of Learning and Status in Jordan
      Willy Jansen
Al Amien: A Modern Variant of an Age-Old Educational Institution
      Huub de Jonge
Yolngu and Anthropological Learning Styles in Ritual Contexts
      Ian Keen
Learning to Be White in Guadeloupe
      Janine Klungel
Learning from 'the Other', Writing about 'the Other'
      Jean Kommers
Maori Styles of Teaching and Learning
      Toon van Meijl
Tutorials as Integration into a Study Environment
      Ariana Need
The Transmission of Kinship Knowledge
      Catrien Notermans
Fieldwork in Manus, Papua New Guinea: On Change, Exchange and Anthropological Knowledge
      Ton Otto
Bodily Learning: The Case of Pilgrimage by Foot to Santiago de Compostela
      Janneke Peelen
Just Humming: The Consequence of the Decline of Learning Contexts among the Warlpiri
      Nicolas Peterson
A Note on Observation
      Anton Ploeg
Fragments of Transmission of Kamoro Culture (South-West Coast, West Papua), Culled from Fieldnotes, 1952–1954
      Jan Pouwer
Gettings Answers May Take Some Time. . . The Kugaaruk (Pelly Bay) Workshop on the Transfer of Inuit Quajimajatuqangit from Elders to Youths, June 20–27, 2004
      Cor Remie
Conflict in the Classroom: Values and Educational Success
      Marianne Riphagen
The Teachings of Tokunupei
      Gunter Senft
Consulting the Old Lady
      Marijke Steegstra
A Chain of Transitional Rites: Teachings beyond Boundaries
      Louise Thoonen
'That Tour Guide—Im Gotta Know Everything': Tourism as a Stage for Teaching 'Culture' in Aboriginal Australia
      Anke Tonnaer
The Old Fashioned Funeral: Transmission of Cultural Knowledge
      Eric Venbrux
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