Co-wives and Calabashes

Second Edition
Sally Price
With a Preface by the Author
Explores the world of the Saramaka Maroons of Suriname and the status of women as reflected in social structure and art

Description

Praise / Awards

  • ". . . one of the richest and most carefully-done ethnographies of recent years."
    Man

  • "One of the best ethnographies of women's lives in print."
    —Jane Collier, Stanford University

  • "A wonderful book, researched with care and developed with originality. . . . Conceived with sophistication but presented with simplicity and clarity, the book can appeal to undergraduates as well as professionals."
    Choice

Product Details

  • 6 x 9.
  • 264pp.
  • 67 B&W photographs, 7 line drawings.
Available for sale worldwide

  • Paper
  • 1993
  • Available
  • 978-0-472-08218-6

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  • $22.95 U.S.

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Keywords

  • French Guiana, Suriname, Latin America, South America, anthropology, women's studies, gender studies, Saramaka Maroons

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