A function of marriage ceremony

Anthropologica, N.S. Vol/Iss. 16 Published In Pages: 163-175
By Kitahara, Michio


The purpose of this paper is to examine marriage ceremony by generalizing an assumption underlying certain studies of puberty rites. It is hypothesized that when marriage ceremonies are viewed as a rite of passage they will be demonstrative of the changes the self experiences after marriage.

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