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The Dobe Ju/'Hoansi By Richard Borshay Lee

The Dobe Ju/'Hoansi

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This study of the Kung San, foragers of the Dobe area of the Kalahari Desert, describes changes that have come since 1991, to the Kung rituals, beliefs, social control, marriage and kinship. It documents their emerging determination to take hold of their own destiny.

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The Dobe Ju/'Hoansi by Richard Borshay Lee

This classic, bestselling study of the !Kung San, foragers of the Dobe area of the Kalahari Desert describes a people's reactions to the forces of modernization, detailing relatively recent changes to !Kung rituals, beliefs, social structure, marriage and kinship system. It documents their determination to take hold of their own destiny-despite exploitation of their habitat and relentless development-to assert their political rights and revitalize their communities. Use of the name Ju/'hoansi (meaning "real people") acknowledges their new sense of empowerment.

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GOR001761420
The Dobe Ju/'Hoansi by Richard Borshay Lee
Richard Borshay Lee
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Cengage Learning, Inc
2002-02-04
272
0155063332
9780155063334
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