Soest, Boekscout, 108 pag. The secret of Nabelan Kabelan. After attending a training on a Bible School and receiving education at the Wycliff Institute for Bible translation in The United Kingdom, the writer decides to leave with his family for the Swart Valley in New Guinea in order to propagate the gospel as a missionary among the Dani. Purchase online at http://www.boekscout.nl/html/boek.asp?id=596
Amsterdam, KIT Publishers, Bulletin 389, 96 p.
A recent comparative research focusing on related yet different aritistic expressions of the Asmat and Kamoro. The approach emphasizes relationships between arts, rituals and mythology. Combining cultural information embedded in myths and rituals with an investigation of various design elements and comparing Asmat and Kamoro data, results in innovative interpretations resonating art's ambiguity. http://www.kitpublishers.nl/smartsite.shtml?ch=FAB&id=33693&ItemID=2691
Sint Niklaas - Belgium, private publication, 144 pag.
Papua, 1st Belgian expedition to the Carstensz pyramid is a report of the, first fully equipped Belgian, expedition to the Carstensz summit. It starts with a brief survey of the history, flora and fauna and a description of part of the inhabitants. After this the report of the expedition itself; and the story ends with the astonishing but inevitable effort to return through the Freeport McMoRan territory. The book is provided with lots of illustrations and photographs. [Order via email: email@example.com]
ISBN: 978-90-6718-278-2 (pb).
Leiden, KITLV Press, XII, 252 p.
Restoring the Balance looks at indigenous and Christian religious practices, and how people in northwest Ayfat (Bird’s Head – West Papua) have found a way to integrate the two and bring both sides into balance.Also published as a thesis at the Radbout Universiteit, Nijmegen, 2005.
Nijmegen, QV Uitgeverij, 121 p.
A book on humanitarian initiatives by ex-soldiers in former mission areas, among them a surprisingly large number in former Dutch New Guinea. The reasons for this are mentioned in the results of the exploratory study, initiated by the NCDO and SVI (Veterans Association). The book mainly contains interviews but also contains practical tips and useful addresses.
Heerenveen, Uitg. Columbus-Jongbloed, 120 pag. (€ 8,95)
Jesse moved with his parents, brother and sister to Papua. At first he finds it not so fun but later it is quite different. Will Jesse survive in the jungle? Read all about this in this fun childrens book aged, 9-12 years.
Düsseldorf, Wahine Verlag,367 pag.
The author lived with her parents and three younger sisters as a child 8 years in a remote valley in the Highlands of Papua. She talks about her adventurous live on a small mission station in the area of the Yali tribes. http://www.wahine-verlag.de/shop_content.php?coID=9
Jayapura, Office for Justice and Peace, Catholic Diocese of Jayapura (SKP),
xviii, 182 p.
A collection of sharp and outspoken analyses about the Papua issues, published in the Jakarta Post. This edition also marks the 10th anniversary of Sekretariat Keadilan dan Perdamaian Kuskupan Jayapura (SKP - The office for Justice and Peace of the Catholic Diocese of Jayapura) on 1 July 2008.
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