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National Geographic, July  1977
Gimi people of Papua New Guinea: Linked by an “umbilical cord” at a ritual, a young man and his mother dramatize maternal influence, rarely acknowledged publicly. The author traces much of the antagonism between the sexes to women’s pervasive role in raising male children and to fathers’ attempt-through initiation rites-to transform boys into men.

ofnationalgeographic:

National Geographic, July  1977

Gimi people of Papua New Guinea: Linked by an “umbilical cord” at a ritual, a young man and his mother dramatize maternal influence, rarely acknowledged publicly. The author traces much of the antagonism between the sexes to women’s pervasive role in raising male children and to fathers’ attempt-through initiation rites-to transform boys into men.

ofnationalgeographic:


National Geographic, July  1977
Gimi people of Papua New Guinea: Linked by an “umbilical cord” at a ritual, a young man and his mother dramatize maternal influence, rarely acknowledged publicly. The author traces much of the antagonism between the sexes to women’s pervasive role in raising male children and to fathers’ attempt-through initiation rites-to transform boys into men.

ofnationalgeographic:

National Geographic, July  1977

Gimi people of Papua New Guinea: Linked by an “umbilical cord” at a ritual, a young man and his mother dramatize maternal influence, rarely acknowledged publicly. The author traces much of the antagonism between the sexes to women’s pervasive role in raising male children and to fathers’ attempt-through initiation rites-to transform boys into men.

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