The Resource The nature of entrustment : intimacy, exchange, and the sacred in Africa, Parker Shipton

The nature of entrustment : intimacy, exchange, and the sacred in Africa, Parker Shipton

Label
The nature of entrustment : intimacy, exchange, and the sacred in Africa
Title
The nature of entrustment
Title remainder
intimacy, exchange, and the sacred in Africa
Statement of responsibility
Parker Shipton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Shipton, Parker MacDonald
Dewey number
306.3096
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN645
LC item number
.S515 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Yale agrarian studies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economic anthropology
  • Ceremonial exchange
  • Luo (Kenyan and Tanzanian people)
  • Luo (Kenyan and Tanzanian people)
  • Luo (Kenyan and Tanzanian people)
  • Great Lakes Region (Africa)
  • Great Lakes Region (Africa)
Label
The nature of entrustment : intimacy, exchange, and the sacred in Africa, Parker Shipton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-270) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Fiduciary culture : a thread in anthropological theory -- Luo and their livelihood : the Great Lake Basin and beyond -- Entrustment incarnate : humans and animals over years and generations -- Teaming up : borrowing, lending, and getting by -- Marriage on the installment plan : the present and the promised -- Debts in life and death : shared responsibility and the funerary flow -- In the passing : inheritance of things and persons -- Blood, fire, and word : Luo, Christian, and Luo-Christian sacrifice -- Conclusion: Entrustment and obligation
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 281 p.
Isbn
9780300116014
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006033475
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u1754036-01umb_inst
  • 1507489
  • (OCoLC)72988406
Label
The nature of entrustment : intimacy, exchange, and the sacred in Africa, Parker Shipton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-270) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Fiduciary culture : a thread in anthropological theory -- Luo and their livelihood : the Great Lake Basin and beyond -- Entrustment incarnate : humans and animals over years and generations -- Teaming up : borrowing, lending, and getting by -- Marriage on the installment plan : the present and the promised -- Debts in life and death : shared responsibility and the funerary flow -- In the passing : inheritance of things and persons -- Blood, fire, and word : Luo, Christian, and Luo-Christian sacrifice -- Conclusion: Entrustment and obligation
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 281 p.
Isbn
9780300116014
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006033475
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u1754036-01umb_inst
  • 1507489
  • (OCoLC)72988406

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