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Title The ways of friendship : anthropological perspectives / edited by Amit Desai and Evan Killick
Imprint New York : Berghahn Books, 2010
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  GN486.3 .W39 2010    AVAILABLE    30520020779295
Descript 213 p. : map ; 24 cm
Note "Originally presented at a workshop entitled 'The anthropology of friendship', held at the London School of Economics in June 2006"--Acknowledgments
Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction: valuing friendship / Evan Killick, Amit Desai -- On 'same-year siblings' in rural south China / Gonçalo D. Santos -- Ayompari, compadre, amigo: forms of fellowship in Peruvian Amazonia / Evan Killick -- Friendship, distance and kinship-talk amongst Mozambican refugees in South Africa / Graeme Rodgers -- Friendship, kinship and sociality in a Lebanese town / Michelle Obeid -- A matter of affection: ritual friendship in central India / Amit Desai -- Close friends: the importance of proximity in children's peer relations in Chhattisgarh, Central India / Peggy Proffer -- Making friends, making oneself: friendship and the Maputhe person / Magnus Course -- The value of friendship: subject/object transformations in the economy of becoming a person (Bermondsey, Southeast London) / Gillian Evans -- Afterword: making friendship impure: some reflections on a (still) neglected topic / Simon Coleman
Subject Friendship -- Congresses
Humanism -- Congresses
Alt Author Desai, Amit, 1977-
Killick, Evan
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