Kinship at the Core: An Anthropology of Elmdon, a Village in North-West Essex in the Nineteen-Sixties

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In the village of Elmdon in north-west Essex, members of certain families are distinguished from other residents as being `real Elmdon'. Through a detailed ethnography of the structure of the village, and the interrelationships between its various families, work patterns and community activities, Marilyn Strathern provides an understanding of the characteristics of those who most vehemently claim to be 'real' village people. Yet this account goes far beyond ethnographic description. Its inspiration lies with Dr Audrey ...

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0521233607

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9780521233606

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Kinship at the Core: An Anthropology of Elmdon, a Village in North-West Essex in the Nineteen-Sixties
2009, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521105033

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Kinship at the Core: An Anthropology of Elmdon, a Village in North-West Essex in the Nineteen-Sixties
1981, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, England

ISBN-13: 9780521233606

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