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The Seed and the Soil: Gender and Cosmology in Turkish Village Society (Comparative Studies on Muslim Societies)

 
 
 
 
The Seed and the Soil: Gender and Cosmology in Turkish Village Society (Comparative Studies on Muslim Societies)
Author: Carol Delaney
ISBN 13: 9780520075504
ISBN 10: 520075501
Edition: Reprint
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication Date: 1991-11-20
Format: Paperback
Pages: 393
List Price: $33.95
 
 

"A lively ethnography of one intensely studied village, it teems with insights on the links between cosmology, power, and gender. A book for theologians, feminists, all anthropologists, and other critical thinkers."—Paul Stirling, The University of Kent, Canterbury

"One of the best ethnographic accounts of family, kinship, and social relations in a Turkish village. Delaney provides an integrated treatment of the character of Turkish village culture."—Michael Meeker, University of California, San Diego