Ulijaszek - Chapter 07
Cognitive Aspects of Fertility and Reproduction in Lak, New Ireland
Some time ago, Mosko (1983) coined the term 'de-conception'
to describe the Mekeo explanation of the way their mortuary
rituals disarticulate the social relations between kin groups by
unmixing the bloods that were combined to give bodily form to
the person on their conception.