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Title Concepts of person : kinship, caste, and marriage in India / edited by Ákos Östör, Lina Fruzzetti, and Steve Barnett ; contributors, Ákos Östör ... [et al.]

Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1982.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  306.80954 CONC {Bund1 20101012}    MISSING
Physical description xiv, 271 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Harvard studies in cultural anthropology ; 5
Notes Based on papers discussed at a conference held at Harvard University, Dec. 10-13, 1976.
Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: p. [249]-264.
Contents The cultural construction of the person in Bengal and Tamilnadu / Lina Fruzzetti, Ákos Östör, and Steve Barnett -- Bad blood in Bengal / Lina Fruzzetti and Ákos Östör -- Forms of address in the north Indian family / Sylvia Vatuk -- The ideology of the householder among the Kashmiri pandits / T.N. Madan --Hierarchy and the concept of the person in western India / Anthony T. Carter -- From Kanyā to Mātā /R.S. Khare -- Widowhood among "untouchable" chuhras /Pauline Kolenda.
Other author Östör, Ákos.
Fruzzetti, Lina.
Barnett, Steve, 1941-
Subject Kinship -- India -- Congresses.
Marriage customs and rites -- India -- Congresses.
Caste -- India -- Congresses.
Identity (Psychology) -- India -- Congresses.
Persons -- Congresses.
India -- Social life and customs -- Congresses.
ISBN 0674157656