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The last word : women, death, and divination in Inner Mani / C. Nadia Seremetakis
Bib ID 1274074
Format BookBook
Author
Seremetakis, C. Nadia (Constantina Nadia)
 
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Description Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1991 
ix, 275 p., [36] p. of plates : ill., 2 maps ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0226748758
0226748766
Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Dedication
  • Acknowledgment
  • On Laments and Transliteration
  • Maps
  • 1. Contexts
  • Fragments and Margins
  • The Politics of Pain
  • Departures
  • Dutiful Ethnographer
  • Diachronic Death
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-264) and indexes.

Subjects Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Greece -- Mani.  |  Women -- Greece -- Mani -- Social conditions.  |  Social structure -- Greece -- Mani.  |  Philosophy, Greek (Modern)  |  Mani (Greece) -- Religious life and customs.

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