Spirited Women: Gender, Religion, and Cultural Identity in the Nepal Himalaya

Spirited Women: Gender, Religion, and Cultural Identity in the Nepal Himalaya

by Joanne C. Watkins

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Overview

-Drawing threads of individual oral histories together with detailed ethnographic inquiry, Watkins weaves a colorful background to her analysis of gender relations among the Nyeshangte of the Nepal Himalaya. . . . The author traces through the history of the Nyeshangte people, their traditional trading practices and the historical and modern factors which have transformed their way of life. -Royal Society for Asian Affairs

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780231102148
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publication date: 05/01/1996
Pages: 364
Product dimensions: 6.18(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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