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Title Lilies of the field : marginal people who live for the moment / edited by Sophie Day, Evthymios Papataxiarchis, Michael Stewart.

Published Boulder : Westview Press, 1999.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.56 LILI    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 260 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Studies in the ethnographic imagination
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-250) and index.
Contents Consider the Lilies of the Field / Sophie Day, Evthymios Papataxiarchis and Michael Stewart -- Pt. 1. Life Without Thought for the Morrow. 1. "Brothers" and "Orphans": Images of Equality Among Hungarian Rom / Michael Stewart. 2. Incorporation and Exclusion in the Podhale / Frances Pine. 3. Prey at the Center: Resistance and Marginality in Amazonia / Laura Rival -- Pt. 2. Two Marginal Individuals. 4. At the Center of the Market: A Vezo Woman / Rita Astuti. 5. Two Beautiful Untouchable Women: Processes of Becoming in Southern India / Yasushi Uchiyamada -- Pt. 3. Single-Sex Worlds. 6. Wage Hunting at the Margins of Urban Japan / Tom Gill. 7. Hustling: Individualism Among London Prostitutes / Sophie Day. 8. A Contest with Money: Gambling and the Politics of Disinterested Sociality in Aegean Greece / Evthymios Papataxiarchis -- Pt. 4. Writing About Marginality. 9. Verging on the Marginal: Modern Amazonian Peasantries / Stephen Nugent.
10. The Brazilian Floodplains: Where Cholera Does Not Kill Caboclos / Mark Harris. 11. A Doctor by a Canal: A Presentation of a Person, from Nasser to Foucault / Fanny Colonna.
Other author Papataxiarch─ôs, E. (Euthymios), 1954-
Stewart, Michael, 1959-
Day, Sophie.
Subject Marginality, Social.
Social groups.
Hunting and gathering societies.
ISBN 0813335310 (hc : alk. paper)