The Traveller-Gypsies

The Traveller-Gypsies
Author : Judith Okely
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Total Pages : 262
Release : 1983-02-24
ISBN 10 : 0521288703
ISBN 13 : 9780521288705
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Traveller-Gypsies Book Description:

The first monograph to be published on Gypsies in Britain using the perspective of social anthropology.

The Traveller-Gypsies
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Judith Okely
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983-02-24 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The first monograph to be published on Gypsies in Britain using the perspective of social anthropology.
Own Or Other Culture
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Pages: 248
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Categories: Social Science
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Own or Other Culture challenges those anthropologists who suggest that fieldwork in the 'West' is easy or merely a reiteration of what is already 'known' to eit
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Pages: 320
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Pages: 203
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Categories: History
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With this book, first published in 1928, Romanian-born American author Konrad Bercovici has written a sympathetic, thorough, and fascinating account of an extra
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Pages: 212
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Categories: Social Science
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Language: en
Pages: 200
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In recent news coverage of the dramatic political events in Eastern Europe, Gypsies have been a favourite sidebar topic. Some of the stories have been truly hor
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Language: en
Pages: 85
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Language: en
Pages: 320
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Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-01-13 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Language: en
Pages: 268
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Categories: Fiction
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Language: en
Pages: 250
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Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-25 - Publisher: Routledge

This work is a critical intervention into the archive of female identity; it reflects on the ways in which the Central and Eastern European female ideal was con
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