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作者 Clark-Decès, Isabelle
書名 The Right Spouse : Preferential Marriages in Tamil Nadu
出版項 Redwood City : Stanford University Press, 2014
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國際標準書號 9780804790505 (electronic bk.)
9780804788069
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說明 1 online resource (217 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Intoduction -- Chapter 1: The Kallars and Dumont's Theory of Alliance -- Chapter 2: Doing the Right Thing -- Chapter 3: The Remainders of Right Marriages -- Chapter 4: The Younger Brother Takes Less -- Chapter 5: The Unbearable Chain of Kinship -- Chapter 6: The Wrongness of Kin -- Chapter 7: Love in the Time of Youth -- Conclusion -- Notes -- References -- Index
The Right Spouse offers a description and an interpretation of preferential marriages with close kin in South India, as they used to be arranged and experienced in the recent past, one or two generations ago, and as they are increasingly discontinued in the present
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Clark-Decès, Isabelle The Right Spouse : Preferential Marriages in Tamil Nadu Redwood City : Stanford University Press,c2014 9780804788069
主題 Tamil (Indic people) -- Marriage customs and rites.;Tamil (Indic people) -- Kinship.;Marriage -- India -- Tamil Nadu.;Kinship -- India -- Tamil Nadu.;Endogamy and exogamy -- India -- Tamil Nadu.;Tamil Nadu (India) -- Social life and customs
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Alt Author Clark-Decès, Isabelle
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