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The Resource Quest for harmony : the Moso traditions of sexual union and family life, Chuan-kang Shih, (electronic resource)

Quest for harmony : the Moso traditions of sexual union and family life, Chuan-kang Shih, (electronic resource)

Label
Quest for harmony : the Moso traditions of sexual union and family life
Title
Quest for harmony
Title remainder
the Moso traditions of sexual union and family life
Statement of responsibility
Chuan-kang Shih
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a comprehensive ethnographic study about the Moso, a matrilineal group in Southwest China, whose unique traditions are bound to change accepted notions of marriage, kinship, the family, and gender relations
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Shih, Chuan-kang
Dewey number
305.895/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Naxi (Chinese people)
  • Naxi (Chinese people)
  • Naxi (Chinese people)
  • Matrilineal kinship
  • Sex role
Label
Quest for harmony : the Moso traditions of sexual union and family life, Chuan-kang Shih, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-317) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The people and their history -- Political structure and cultural environment of traditional Moso society -- Tisese: the primary pattern of institutionalized sexual union -- Marriage: the secondary pattern of institutionalized sexual union -- Matrilineal descent and matrilineal ideology -- The Moso social organization: the domestic group and the descent group -- Navigating through the web of social relations -- Household life among the Moso -- The unusual Moso gender system -- Religions and rituals among the Moso
Control code
ocn646066552
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 329 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804773447
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646066552
Label
Quest for harmony : the Moso traditions of sexual union and family life, Chuan-kang Shih, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-317) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The people and their history -- Political structure and cultural environment of traditional Moso society -- Tisese: the primary pattern of institutionalized sexual union -- Marriage: the secondary pattern of institutionalized sexual union -- Matrilineal descent and matrilineal ideology -- The Moso social organization: the domestic group and the descent group -- Navigating through the web of social relations -- Household life among the Moso -- The unusual Moso gender system -- Religions and rituals among the Moso
Control code
ocn646066552
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 329 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804773447
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646066552

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