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The Resource Those who play with fire : gender, fertility and transformation in East and Southern Africa, Henrietta L. Moore, Todd Sanders, Bwire Kaare, [editors]

Those who play with fire : gender, fertility and transformation in East and Southern Africa, Henrietta L. Moore, Todd Sanders, Bwire Kaare, [editors]

Label
Those who play with fire : gender, fertility and transformation in East and Southern Africa
Title
Those who play with fire
Title remainder
gender, fertility and transformation in East and Southern Africa
Statement of responsibility
Henrietta L. Moore, Todd Sanders, Bwire Kaare, [editors]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306/.09676
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN658
LC item number
.T46 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1965-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moore, Henrietta L.
  • Sanders, Todd
  • Kaare, Bwire
Series statement
London School of Economics monographs on social anthropology
Series volume
v. 69
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Sex role
  • Sex role
  • Human body
  • Human body
  • Africa, Eastern
  • Africa, Southern
Label
Those who play with fire : gender, fertility and transformation in East and Southern Africa, Henrietta L. Moore, Todd Sanders, Bwire Kaare, [editors]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gender, symbolism and praxis: theoretical approaches / Henrietta L. Moore -- 'Doing gender' in Africa: embodying categories and the categorically disembodied / Todd Sanders -- The lion at the waterhole: the secrets of life and death in Chewa Rites de passage / Deboarah Kaspin -- First gender, wrong sex / Camilla Power and Ian Watts -- Saisee Tororeita: an analysis of complementarity in Akie gender ideology / Bwire Kaare -- Creation and the multiple female body: Turkana perspectives on gender and cosmos / Vigdis Broch-Due -- 'Dealing with men's spears': Datooga pastoralists combating male intrusion on female fertility / Astrid Blystad -- Gender ideology, and the domestic and public domains among the Iraqw / Katherine A. Snyder -- Women's work is weeping: constructions of gender in a Catholic community / Maia Green -- Chaos and creativity: the transformative symbolism of fused categories / Anita Jacobson-Widding
Control code
40693790
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 310 pages
Isbn
9780485195699
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
99012208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Those who play with fire : gender, fertility and transformation in East and Southern Africa, Henrietta L. Moore, Todd Sanders, Bwire Kaare, [editors]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gender, symbolism and praxis: theoretical approaches / Henrietta L. Moore -- 'Doing gender' in Africa: embodying categories and the categorically disembodied / Todd Sanders -- The lion at the waterhole: the secrets of life and death in Chewa Rites de passage / Deboarah Kaspin -- First gender, wrong sex / Camilla Power and Ian Watts -- Saisee Tororeita: an analysis of complementarity in Akie gender ideology / Bwire Kaare -- Creation and the multiple female body: Turkana perspectives on gender and cosmos / Vigdis Broch-Due -- 'Dealing with men's spears': Datooga pastoralists combating male intrusion on female fertility / Astrid Blystad -- Gender ideology, and the domestic and public domains among the Iraqw / Katherine A. Snyder -- Women's work is weeping: constructions of gender in a Catholic community / Maia Green -- Chaos and creativity: the transformative symbolism of fused categories / Anita Jacobson-Widding
Control code
40693790
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 310 pages
Isbn
9780485195699
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
99012208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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