here is a list of related references. due to the quantity, they are indexed in alpha order by author. the initial gives a definition to the publications.
  • {A} = audio; records, tapes & audio CDs
  • {P} = books, magazine & news articles, etc
  • {V} = film & video, photographs
  • {M} = mixed media, artwork
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Aceves, Joseph B. and H. Gill King
1978 Cultural Anthropology Morristown NJ: General Learning Press {P}

Allen, Byrant C.
1976 Information Flow and Inovation PhD disseration. Dept of Anthropology, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University, Canberra {P}

Andrew, Brother
1984 A Psychiarist Looks at Religious Movements. Religious Movements in Melanesia Today (3), edited by Wendy Flannery, 80-91. Point Series N. 4. Goroka: The Melanesian Institute for Pastoral and Socio-Economic Services. {P}

Appadurai, Arjun
1986 Introduction: Commodities and the Politics of Value. The Social Life of Things: Commodities in Cultural Perspective, edited by Arjun Appadurai, 3-63 Cambridge: Cambridge University Press {P}

Applebaum, Anne
1990 The Cargo Cult Canidate. The Spectator, 8 December, 12 {P}

Armah, Ayi Kwei
1970 Fragments Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. {P}

Armstrong, William
1952 News from the field, Lenakel, Tanna. Quarterly Jottings from the New Hebrides 233 (Jan): 8-10 {P}

Ashbrook, Tom
1986 Tanna Islanders Still Waiting For John Frum. The Boston Globe, 23 October, 2 {P}

Attenborough, David
1960 Cargo Cult London: BBC Production {V}

Attenborough, David
1960 People of Paradise New York: Harper & Bros.

Ballester, George
1982 Magic for Think. Datamation 28 (3): 254-258 {P}

Barrow, G.L.
1951 The story of Jonfrum. Corona 3 (10):379-382 {P,W}

Bastin, Ronald
1980 Cash, Calico and Christianity: Individual Straegies of Development on Tanna, New Hebrides. PhD disseratation, Dept of Anthropology, Niversity of Sussex {P}

Bates, Daniel G. and Fred Plog
1990 Cultural Anthropology 3rd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill {P}

Beckett, Jeremy
1989 Conversations with Ian Hogbin. Oceania Monograph no. 35 Sydney:University of Sydney Press {P}

Bell, H.M.
1941 From the Rev. H.M. Bell. Quarterly Jottings from the New Hebridies 194 (Oct): 8-11 {P}

Belshaw, Cyril
1951 The Cargo Cult. South Pacific 5 (8): 167 {P}
1951 Recent History of Meko Society. Oceania 22:1-23 {P}

Benjamin, Jessica
1988 The Bonds of Love: Psychoanalysis, Feminism and the Problem of Domination. New York: Pantheon Books {P}

Berndt, R.M.
1952/1953 A Cargo Movement on the East-Central Highlands of New Guinea. Oceania 23:40-65, 137-158, 202-234 {P}

Berndt, R.M.
1954 Reaction to Contact in the East-Central Highlands of New Guinea. Oceania 24:190-228, 255-274 {P}

Biersack, Aletta
1991 Prisoners of Time: Millenarian Praxis in a Melanesian Valley. Clio in Oceania: Toward a Historical Anthropology, edited by A. Biersack, 231-295 Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Press {P}

Billig, Otto and B.G. Burton-Bradley
1978 The Painted Message New York: Schenkman {P}

Billings, Dorothy K.
1969 The Johnson Cult of New Hanover. Oceania 40:13-19 {P}

Bird, N. M.
1945 Is There Danger of a Post-War Flare-Up Among New Guinea Natives? Pacific Islands Monthly 16(4, Nov): 69-70.
1946 The Cargo-Cult Pacific Islands Monthly 16(12, July): 45.
1947 How NGVR Hung On Near Muba, in 1942. Pacific Islands Monthly 18(1, Aug): 62-66, 71;18(2, Sept): 38-40, 51-52. {P}

Bitter, Maurice
1976 Iles Merveilleuses du Pacific Aubina, France: Fernand Nathan. {P}

Bohannan, Paul
1992 We the Alien: An Introduction to Cultural Anthropology. Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press. {P}

Bonnemaison, Joel
1987 Les Fondements d'une Identite, Territoire, Histoire et Societe dans l'Archipel de Vanuatu (Melanesie): Essai de geographte Culturelle (Livre 2), Tanna: Les Hommes Lieux. Collection Travaux et Documents no. 201. Paris; Editions de l'Orstom. {P}

Bracht, John
1990 The Americanization of Adam. Cargo Cults and Millenarian Movements: Transoceanic Comparisons of New Rellgious Movements, edited by G. W. Trompf, 97-141. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. {P}

Brecher, John, and Carl Robinson
l980 The Revolt of the Cargo Cultists. Newsweek, 23 June, 42. {P}

Brunton, Ron
l981 The Origins of the John Frum Movement: A Sociological Explanation. Vanuatu: Politics, Economics, and Ritual in Island Melanesia, edited by M. R. Allen, 357-377. Sydney: Academic Press. {P}
1989 The Abandoned Narcotic: Kava and Cultural Instability in Melanesia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. {P}

Buchanan, Peter
1992 Cargo-cult City Planning. Architectural Review 190 (1139): 4-8. {P}

Buck, Pem Davidson
1989 Cargo-Cult Discourse: Myth and the Rationalization of Labor Relations in Papua New Guinea. Dialectual Anthropology 13:157-171. {P}

Burchfield, R. W., ed
1972 A Supplement to the Oxford English Dictionary. Oxford: Clarendon. Burke, Kenneth
1952 A Rhetoric of Motives New York: Prentice-Hall {P}

Burns; Allan F.
1978 Cargo Cult in a Western Town: A Cultural Approach to Episodic Change. Rural Sociology 43:164-177. {P}

Burridge, Kenelm
1960 Mambu: A Study of Melanesian Cargo Movements and Their Social and Ideological Background. London: Methuen {P}
1993 Melanesian Cargo Cults. Contemporary Pacific Societies: Studies in Development and Change, edited by Victoria S. Lockwood, Thomas G. Harding and Ben J. Wallace, 275-288. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall. {P}

Burton-Bradley, B. G.
1970 The New Guinea Prophet: Is the Cultist Always Normal? The Medical Journal of Australia 1:124-129. {P}
1972 Human Sacrifice for Cargo. The Medical Joumal of Australia 2:668-670. {P}
1973 The Psychiatry of Cargo Cult. The Medical Journal of Australia 2:388-392. {P}
1974 Social Change and Psychosomatic Response in Papua New Guinea. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics 23:229-238. {P}
1976 Cannibalism for Cargo. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease 163:428-431. {P}
1978 Kung Fu for Cargo. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease 166:885-889. {P}
1986 Psychiatry, the Law and Acculturation. American Journal of Forensic Psychiatry 7:41-51.

Calvert, Ken
1978 Cargo Cult Mentality and Development in the New Hebrides Today. In Paradise Postponed: Essays on Research and Development in the South Pacific, edited by A. Mamak and G. McCall, 209-224. Sydney: Pergamon Press {P}

Cargo Cult
1986 Strange Men Bearing Gifts Dearborn, MI: Touch and Go Records {A}

Carson, Donald G., and Samuel M. Patten
1943 Jon Frum Uprising on Tanna in October 1943. Unpublished report to Army Headquarters, III Island Command, APO 932 (Efate Island). US National Archives, Washington National Records Center, Suitland, MD. File 98-IC3-2.6. {P}

Chandler, Christopher
1985 Chicago,Interview: John McKnight. Chicago 34 (11): 202-207. {P}

Christiansen, Palle
1969 The Melanesian Cargo Cult: Millenarianum as a Factor in Cultural Ckange. Copenhagen: Akademisk Forlag. P

Clark, Jeffrey
1988 Kaun and Kogono: Cargo Cults and Development in Karavar and Pangia. Oceania 59:40-58. {P}

Clifford, James
1983 On Ethnographic Authority. Representations 1:118-146. {P}

Clifford, James, and George E. Marcus, eds.
1986Writing Culture: Tke Poetics and Politics of Ethnography. Berkeley: University of California Press. {P}

Coates, Austin
1970 Westera Pacific Islands. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office {P}

Cochrane, G.
1970 Big Men and Cargo Cults. Oxford: Clarendon Press. {P}

Cockrem, Tom
[nd] The Magic of Tanna. Pacific Paradise (Air Vanuatu), no volume or issue number:17-21. {P}

Conforti, Joseph M.
1989The Cargo Cult and the Protestant Ethic as Conflicting Ideologies: Implications for Education. The Urban Review 21 (1):1-14. {P}

Connell, John
1990 Perspectives on a Crisis (4). In Bougainville: Perspectives on a Crisis, edited by P. Polomka, 28-34. Canberra Papers on Strategy and Defence no. 66. Canberra: Strategic and Defence Studies Centre, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University. {P}

Cooper, S. J.
1958 White Sands Tanna. Quarterly Jottings from the New Hebrides 258 (April): 8-9. {P}

Cora, Tom, & David Moss
1983 Cargo Cult Revival. New York: Rift (audio recording). {A}

Coral Tours Melanesie
1971? Neur Hebrides: Islands of Aslzes and Coral. Paris: Editions Delroisse. {P}

Corris, Peter
1990 The Cargo Club. Ringwood, Victoria: Penguin Books Australia. {P}

Counts, David, and Dorothy Counts
1976 Apprehension in the Backwaters. Oceania 46:283-305. {P}

Counts, Dorothy E.
1972 The Kaliai and the Story: Development and Frustration' in New Britain: Human Organization 31:373-383. {P}

Crouch, Lorna
1947 Cargo. Pacific Islands Monthly 18 (2, Sept): 48. {P}

Crowther, Bosley
1963 Mondo Cane (film review). New York Times, 4 April, 58.

Davies, D.
1972 A Dictionary of Anthropology. New York: Crane, Russak. {P}

de Rougemont, Denis
1956 Love in the Western World, revised and augmented edition. New York: Pantheon. {P}

Dean, Douglas H.
1970 Economic Sources of Transcultural Conflict in Kansas City Kansas. Kansas. Journal of Sociology 6:156-168. {P}

Discombe, Reece
1991 Vanuatu (New Hebrides) Member Tells Us About the "Cargo" {P}

Dobson, C:hristopher
1980 Independence-and Paradise Lost? Now! 29 February, 67-69. {P}

Dorney, Sean
1990 Papua New Guinea: People, Politics, and History. Sydney: Random House. {P}

Douglas, Norman
1986 Vanuatu-A Guide. Sydney: Pacific Publications. {P}

Drogin, Bob
1989 "Mine of Tears" Imperils a Nation. Los Angeles Times, 17 December, A12-A14. {P}

Dyson, John
1982 ,The South Seas Dream: An Adventure in Paradise. Boston: Little, Brown:

1991 The New Cargo Cults: Don't Forget the Pioneers 4 May, 20. {P}

Eliade, Mircea
1965 Mephtstopheles and the Androgyne. New York: Sheed & Ward. {P}

Ellwood, Robert S.
1984 A Cargo Cult in Seventh-Century Japan. History of Religion 23:222-239. {P}

Ember, Carol R., and Melvin Ember
1985 Anthropology. 4th ed. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall. {P}

Enzensberger, Hans Magnus
1990 Europe in Ruins. Granta 33:113-139. {P}

Errington, Frederick
1974 Indigenous Ideas of Order, Time, and Transition in a New Guinea Cargo Movement. American Ethnologist 1:255-267. {P}

Evans, Julian
1992 Transit of Venus: Travels in the Pacific. New York: Pantheon Books. {P}

Eveille, Nancy J.
1953 Lenakel. Quarterly Jottings from the New Hebrides 257 (Jan): 8-9.

Fabian, Johannes
1983 Time and the Other: How Anthropology Makes Its Object. New York: Columbia University Press. {P}

Ferea, William B., ed
1984 Cargo Cults and Development in Melanesia. Unpublished ms, University of Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby. {P}

Feynman, Richard P.
1974 Cargo Cult Science. Engineering and Science 37 (7):10-13. {P,W}

Fields, Jack, and Dorothy Fields
1972 South Pacif c. Tokyo: Kodansha International. {P}

Firth, Raymond
1951 Elements of Social Organization. London: Watts.
1953 Social Change in the Western Pacific. Journal of the Royal Society of Arts 101:804-819. {P}

Flannery, Wendy
1983 Bilip Grup. In Religsous Movements in Melanesia Today (2), edited by W. Flannery, 155-193. Point Series no. 3. Goroka: The Melanesian Institute for Pastoral and Socio-Economic Service.
1984 Mediation of; the Sacred. In Religious Movements in Melanesia Today (3), edited by Wendy Flannery,117-157. Point Series no. 4. Goroka: The Melanesian Institute for Pastoral and Socio-Economic Service. {P}

Foucault, Michel,
1972 The Arihaeology of Knowledge and the Discourse on Language. New York: Pantheon Books.
1979 What Is an Author? In Textual Strategies: Perspectives in Post-Structuralist Criticism, edited by Josu6 V. Harari,141-160. Ithaca: Cornell University Press. {P}

Frater, Alexander
1980 Pandemonium Beneath the Palms in the Isles of Bali Hai. London Observer Magazine (June): 38-59.

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