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Author Rosen, Lawrence, 1941-

Title Bargaining for reality : the construction of social relations in a Muslim community / Lawrence Rosen
Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [1984]
©1984

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Description xii, 210 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Table of contents for Bargaining for reality : the construction of social relations in a Muslim community / Lawrence Rosen. -- Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog -- Information from electronic data provided by the publisher. May be incomplete or contain other coding. -- Preface -- One - Bargaining for Reality -- The Nature of the Problem -- Sefrou: The Cultural and Social Landscape -- Two - The Construction of Social Identity -- Attributing Traits and Ties -- The Nature of Human Nature -- The Problem of Other Minds in Morocco -- Knowledge and Cultural Logic -- Three - The Formation of Personal Networks -- The Concept of Haqq -- Negotiating Kinship -- Building Networks -- Validation: Attaching Utterances to Actions -- Special Relations: Arabs and Berbers, Muslims and Jews -- Summary: Repertoire and Performance -- Four - Convention and Creation in the Construction of Social Reality -- Homo Contextus : Situating Actors in the World -- The Negotiation of Reality -- References -- Index -- Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Sefrou (Morocco) Social life and customs
Analysis Morocco - Anthropological perspectives
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 193-206
Subject Muslims -- Morocco -- Sefrou -- Social life and customs.
Sefrou (Morocco) -- Social life and customs.
LC no. 84002501
ISBN 0226726096
0226726118 (paperback)