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AuthorVergouwen, J. C. author
TitleThe Social Organisation and Customary Law of the Toba-Batak of Northern Sumatra [electronic resource] / by J. C. Vergouwen
ImprintDordrecht : Springer Netherlands : Imprint: Springer, 1964
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Descript XV, 461 p. online resource


The genealogy of the Batak people -- I. Genealogical structure: the kinship system -- II. Religious concepts -- III. The corporate communities (haradjaon) -- IV. Some general observations -- V. Matrimonial law (Adat pardongan-saripeon) -- VI. Inheritance law (Adat taringot tu tadingtadingan) -- VII. The law of land tenure (Adat partanoon) -- VIII. The law relating to debts (Adat dibagasan pardabu-dabuanon) -- IX. The law of offences (Panguhumon tu angka parsala) -- X. Settling disputes (Ruhut ni parhataon) -- Appendices -- Index of Batak words -- Legal Maxims and Aphorisms

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