Cargo cults and relational separation

Cross-Cultural Research Vol/Iss. 13 Published In Pages: 185-230
By Knauft, Bruce M.


The author hypothesizes that the level of disruption caused by a cargo cult varies directly with the degree to which indigenous people become separated from the agents of Western culture directly prior to the cult outbreak. Results support this hypothesis.


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