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GY-10203-74

Peter Ochs
Unknown institution

Learning Sea Lore on Puluwat Atoll

To complete a manuscipt, "Learning Sea Lore: the Educational History of a Puluwatan Navigator." A segment of extended research, this entails completing transcription and translation of one navigator's version of the lore, development of phenomonological analysis of the lore as a system of ritual and education, and comparison of the lore's inherent educational patterns with those of contemporary Western-style schools. Work involves participants of both Western and non-Western cultures.

Project fields:
Linguistics

Program:
Younger Scholars, 2/76 - 2/85

Division:
Public Programs

Total amounts:
$2,745 (approved)
$2,745 (awarded)

Grant period:
4/1/1974 – 11/30/1974