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Concepts of person : kinship, caste, and marriage in India / edited by Ákos Östör, Lina Fruzzetti, and Steve Barnett ; contributors, Ákos Östör [and others].

; Fruzzetti, Lina ; Barnett, Steve, 1941-
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1982.
ISBN 0674157656, 9780674157651

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Other Authors Barnett, Steve, 1941-
Fruzzetti, Lina.
Östör, Ákos.
Subjects Bengale-Occidental (Inde) -- Moeurs et coutumes -- Congrès.
Blutsverwandtschaft.
Castas -- India -- Congresos.
Caste -- India -- Congresses.
Caste.
Castes -- Inde -- Congrès.
Culturele antropologie.
Eheschliessung.
Inde -- Mœurs et coutumes -- Congrès.
India -- Social life and customs -- Congresses.
India.
Indien.
Kaste.
Kinship -- India -- Congresses.
Kinship.
Kongress.
Manners and customs.
Mariage -- Rites et cérémonies -- Inde -- Congrès.
Marriage customs and rites -- India -- Congresses.
Marriage customs and rites.
Matrimonio -- Costumbres y ritos -- India -- Congresos.
Parenté -- Inde -- Congrès.
Tamil Nadu, Inde -- Moeurs et coutumes -- Congrès.
Series Harvard studies in cultural anthropology ; 5.
Description xiv, 271 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1982.
Notes Based on papers discussed at a conference held at Harvard University, Dec. 10-13, 1976.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-264) and index.
Contents The cultural construction of the person in Bengal and Tamilnadu / Lina Fruzzetti, Ákos Östör, and Steve Barnett -- Bad blood in Bengal / Lina Fruzzetti and Ákos Östör -- Forms of address in the north Indian family / Sylvia Vatuk -- The ideology of the householder among the Kashmiri pandits / T.N. Madan -- Hierarchy and the concept of the person in western India / Anthony T. Carter -- From Kanyā to Mātā / R.S. Khare -- Widowhood among "untouchable" chuhras / Pauline Kolenda.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Princeton (NJ, 1976)
Geographic Area India
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8243127
(OCoLC)ocm08243127
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat

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