Belonging in America: Reading between the Lines / Edition 1

Belonging in America: Reading between the Lines / Edition 1

by Constance Perin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0299115844

ISBN-13: 9780299115845

Pub. Date: 12/15/1990

Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press

Belonging in America gives voice to unspoken conventions and silent understandings and asks why our culture draws the lines it does---between home and work, family and friends, humans and animals. Throughout her fascinating book, Constance Perin shows us the systems of meaning through which contemporary American create social order and define their

Overview

Belonging in America gives voice to unspoken conventions and silent understandings and asks why our culture draws the lines it does---between home and work, family and friends, humans and animals. Throughout her fascinating book, Constance Perin shows us the systems of meaning through which contemporary American create social order and define their relationships.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780299115845
Publisher:
University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date:
12/15/1990
Series:
New Directions in Anthro Writing Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
285
Product dimensions:
5.96(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.68(d)

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