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Title Blood magic : the anthropology of menstruation / edited, with an introduction by Thomas Buckley and Alma Gottlieb
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c1988
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Ethnology Library  GN484.38 B56 1988    AVAILABLE    30520020256997
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  GN484.38 B655 1988    AVAILABLE    HPW0055539
Descript x, 326 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Note Bibliography: p. [281]-314
Includes index
1. A critical appraisal of theories of menstrual symbolism / Thomas Buckley and Alma Gottlieb -- 2. Menstrual cosmology among the Beng of Ivory Coast / Alma Gottlieb -- 3. Mortal flow / Carol Delaney -- 4. Menstruation among the Rungus of Borneo / Laura W.R. Appell -- 5. Menstrual politics / Denise L. Lawrence -- 6. Menstrual symbolism in South Wales / Vieda Skultans -- 7. Premenstrual syndrome / Emily Martin -- 8. Menstruation and the power of Yurok women -- 9. Heavenly bodies / Frederick Lamp -- 10. Menstrual synchrony and the Australian rainbow snake / Chris Knight
Subject Menstruation -- Cross-cultural studies
Menstruation -- Folklore
Menstruation -- Social aspects
Alt Author Buckley, Thomas
Gottlieb, Alma
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