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Ethnography & personhood

Ethnography & personhood

notes from the field

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Published by Rawat Publications in Jaipur .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- India -- Field work.,
    • Ethnology -- India -- Methodology.,
    • Rites and ceremonies -- India.,
    • India -- Social life and customs.

    • About the Edition

      With reference to India.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesEhtnography and personhood
      Statementeditor, Michael W. Meister.
      ContributionsMeister, Michael W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN635.I4 E88 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination228 p. :
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL171827M
      LC Control Number99952193


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