The Resource N/um tchai : the ceremonial dance of the !Kung Bushmen, by John Marshall, (electronic resource)

N/um tchai : the ceremonial dance of the !Kung Bushmen, by John Marshall, (electronic resource)

Label
N/um tchai : the ceremonial dance of the !Kung Bushmen
Title
N/um tchai
Title remainder
the ceremonial dance of the !Kung Bushmen
Statement of responsibility
by John Marshall
Title variation
  • Num tchai
  • Ceremonial dance of the !Kung Bushmen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents a formalized Bushman curing ceremony in the Kalahari Desert area of South West Africa by showing an all-night n/um tchai (medicine dance) in which a number of men go into trance and exercise special curing powers. Divided into two parts: the first reviews and explains typical dance scenes; the second shows the ceremony without narration
Additional physical form
Previously released as DVD
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
Characteristic
representational
Dewey number
203.1096
Language note
This edition in English
Series statement
  • Ethnographic video online, volume 1
  • !Kung
Target audience
general
Label
N/um tchai : the ceremonial dance of the !Kung Bushmen, by John Marshall, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed Apr. 2, 2013)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ASP764978/ant1
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video file) (20 min.)
Form of item
online
Media category
  • video
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30034000
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • ASP764978
  • (OCoLC)849667063
Video recording format
other

Library Locations

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