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Author Wood, John Colman.

Title When men are women : manhood among Gabra Nomads of east Africa / John Colman Wood.

Published Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, c1999.

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 UniM Bail  305.89676 WOOD    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvi, 240 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-236) and index.
Contents Prologue: Red Is White, Men Are Women -- 1. "Post" Structure, Not No Structure -- 2. Nomads of the Chalbi: An Interplay of Opposites -- 3. Two Lives: The Ins and Outs of Two Men -- 4. Weddings: A Marriage of Outside and Inside -- 5. D'abella: Men Who Are Women.
Subject Gabbra (African people) -- Social life and customs.
Gabbra (African people) -- Rites and ceremonies.
Polarity.
Symbolism.
ISBN 0299165906 (cloth : alk. paper)
0299165949 (pbk. : alk. paper)