The Dobe Ju/'hoansi / Richard B. Lee

Author(s): Lee, Richard B
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Subjects: !Kung (African people)
San (African people)
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 3rd ed
Published: [Belmont, CA] : Wadsworth Thomson Learning, c2003
Series: Case studies in cultural anthropology
LC Classification: D, DT
Table of Contents: Foreword
Preface to the Third Edition
Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to the First Edition
A Note on the Ju Language
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1. The Ju/'hoansi 1
Ch. 2. The People of the Dobe Area 9
Ch. 3. Environment and Settlement 23
Ch. 4. Subsistence: Foraging for a Living 37
Ch. 5. Kinship and Social Organization 59
Ch. 6. Marriage and Sexuality 77
Ch. 7. Complaint Discourse: Aging and Caregiving among the Ju/'hoansi 91
Ch. 8. Conflict, Politics, and Exchange 109
Ch. 9. Coping with Life: Religion, World View, and Healing 125
Ch. 10. The Ju/'hoansi and Their Neighbors 141
Ch. 11. Perceptions and Directions of Social Change 151
Ch. 12. The Ju/'hoansi Today 167
Ch. 13. Anthropological Practice and Lessons of the Ju/'hoansi 193
Postscript: The /Gwihaba Dancers 201
App. A. Eating Christmas in the Kalahari 207
App. B. The Kalahari Debate: Ju/'hoan Images of the Colonial Encounter 213
Glossary of Ju/'hoan and Other Non-English Terms 229
Films of the Ju/'hoansi: An Annotated List 231
References Cited and Recommended Readings 235
Index 243
Notes: LCCN: 2001055911
ISBN: 0155063332 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9780155063334 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-242) and index
Physical Description: xix, 249 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 48390605
ISBN/ISSN: 0155063332
9780155063334

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