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Author Strathern, Marilyn.

Title Women in between : female roles in a male world: Mount Hagen, New Guinea
Published London ; New York : Seminar Press, 1972

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 W'PONDS  305.409955 Str/Wib  TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE
Description xxi, 372 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Series Seminar studies in anthropology ; no. 2
Seminar studies in anthropology ; no. 2
Contents Part I: Producers and transactors -- 1. Hagen society -- 2. Residence and work: the woman with her husband's kin -- 3. The household -- 4. The roads of marriage -- 5. Kin at her back -- 6. Producers and transactors -- Part II: The independent woman -- 7. Pollution and poison -- 8. Marital stability -- 9. Forces for blame -- 10. Settlement of disputes -- 11. Judicial status -- 12. Status, incorporation and commitment
Analysis Ethnology Papua New Guinea Hagen, Mount, Region
Hagen, Mount, Region (Papua New Guinea) Social life and customs
Medlpa (Papua New Guinea people) Social life and customs
Medlpa (Papua New Guinean people) Social life and customs
Sex role Papua New Guinea Hagen, Mount, Region
Notes Include index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-352)
Subject Ethnology -- Papua New Guinea -- Mount Hagen
Ethnology -- New Guinea -- Mount Hagen
Ethnology -- Papua New Guinea -- Hagen Mount Region
Ethnology -- Papua New Guinea.
Medlpa (Papua New Guinean people) -- Social life and customs.
Ethnology -- Papua New Guinea -- Hagen, Mount, Region
Sex role -- Papua New Guinea -- Hagen Mount Region
Sex role -- Papua New Guinea -- Hagen, Mount, Region
Women -- Papua New Guinea.
Women -- New Guinea.
Women -- Papua New Guinea -- Mount Hagen.
Anthropology.
Role.
Women.
Hagen, Mount, Region (Papua New Guinea) -- Social life and customs
Papua New Guinea -- Social life and customs.
New Guinea.
LC no. 72183475
ISBN 0129139505
9780129139508