An introductory commentary / by Meyer Fortes Good and bad ancestors / by William H. Newell Who are the "ancestors" in Japan? : a 1963 census of memorial tablets / by Robert J. Smith A structural analysis of Japanese ancestral rites and beliefs / by Herman Ooms Optional cult group affiliation among the Puyuma and Miyako islanders ; A note on ancestor worship in "cognatic" societies / by Toichi Mabuchi "Family religion" in Japan : Ie and its religious faith ; Recent trends in studies of ancestor worship in Japan / by Choshu Takeda Ancestor worship in Japan : facts and history / by Takashi Maeda Ancestors and nobility in ancient Japan / by Richard J. Miller Dōzoku and ancestor worship in Japan / by Shoji Yonemura The malevolent ancestor : ancestral influence in a Japanese religious sect / by Karen Kerner Ancestral influence on the suffering of descendents in a Japanese cult / by Takie Sugiyama Lebra A note on the enshrinement of ancestral tablets at Zamami Island, Okinawa / by Makio Matsuzono Ancestral memorialism : a comparison of Jews and Japanese / by Howard Wimberley and Joel Savishinsky Characteristic features of Ewe ancestor worship / by D.K. Fiawoo Ancestorcide! : are African ancestors dead? / by Victor C. Uchendu Youth as elders and infants as ancestors : the complementarity of alternate generations, both living and dead, in Tiriki, Kenya and Irigwe, Nigeria / by Walter H. Sangree Ancestors, geomancy, and mediums in Taiwan / by G. Seaman Prophylactic medicine and kin units among Yao ancestor worshipers / by Douglas Miles Chinese geomancy and ancestor worship : a further discussion / by Yih-yuan Li Aspects of ancestor worship in northern Taiwan / by Arthur P. Wolf Ancestors proper and peripheral / by Sung-hsing Wang The ancestors at home : domestic worship in a land-poor Taiwanese village / by C. Stevan Harrell.
Papers prepared for the 9th International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences, Chicago, 1973.
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