Last edited by Nagul
Sunday, July 26, 2020 | History

9 edition of Co-wives and calabashes found in the catalog.

Co-wives and calabashes

by Sally Price

  • 291 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Suriname.
    • Subjects:
    • Women, Saramacca,
    • Saramacca (Surinamese people) -- Social life and customs,
    • Art -- Suriname

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSally Price.
      SeriesWomen and culture series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF2431.S27 P74 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 224 p. :
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3174568M
      ISBN 100472100459, 0472080458
      LC Control Number83016929

      Sally Price is the author of Primitive Art in Civilized Places ( avg rating, 67 ratings, 5 reviews, published ), Paris Primitive ( avg rating /5. Clancy, Flora (book reviewer), Co-wives and Calabashes by Price (note) (3) Cockcroft, James D., Mexico: Class Forma-tion, Capital Accumulation and the State (review), Coerver, Don M., "Oil and the Mexican Rev-olution: The Southwestern Connection," Coffee and Growth of Agrarian Capitalism in.

      Recent books reviewed or mentioned on this site America's Strangest Museums by Sandra Gurvis (Citadel Press/Carol, [there is a newer edition]) The Body Project by Joan Jacobs Brumberg (Random House, , $25; buy it) Co-wives and Calabashes by Sally Price. (University of Michigan Press, second edition , $; buy it). Sally Price's publications include Co-Wives and Calabashes and Primitive Art in Civilized Places. Together they have written Afro-American Arts of the Suriname Rain Forest, Two Evenings in Saramaka and Stedman's Surinam. They have taught at Yale, Johns Hopkins, University of Minnesota, Stanford, Princeton and the University of Paris.

      Website of Richard and Sally Price, the Best Book Award of the American Political Science Association in the field of Human Rights and the Senior Book Prize of the American Ethnological Society. Co-Wives and Calabashes "Conceived with sophistication but presented with simplicity and clarity" --Choice. know, but her book on Saramakan women (Co-wives and Calabashes) is of the level of a cum laude dissertation. During the s a reader on Maroon Societies () and a bibliography about the Surinamese Maroons () were published. The Prices also organised an exhibition of Maroon art which had a beautiful catalogue ().


Share this book
You might also like
Desperate survivor

Desperate survivor

Conscience and politics

Conscience and politics

Pillar 1 vs. Pillar 2 under risk management

Pillar 1 vs. Pillar 2 under risk management

quest for India

quest for India

Resolution And Decisions Adopted By The General Assembly During Its Fifity Eighth Session Resolution (16 Sept- 23 Dec 2003)

Resolution And Decisions Adopted By The General Assembly During Its Fifity Eighth Session Resolution (16 Sept- 23 Dec 2003)

Someone I love is dying

Someone I love is dying

Maple leaf rag

Maple leaf rag

Breeding the Racehorse

Breeding the Racehorse

The pulps

The pulps

Vocabulary Development

Vocabulary Development

Sugar-free cookbook for hypoglocemics, diabetics, calorie watchers

Sugar-free cookbook for hypoglocemics, diabetics, calorie watchers

Dictionary of income tax and sur-tax practice

Dictionary of income tax and sur-tax practice

Co-wives and calabashes by Sally Price Download PDF EPUB FB2

Co-wives and Calabashes (Women And Culture Series) [Price, Sally] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Co-wives and Calabashes (Women And Culture Series)Cited by: Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Women and Culture: Co-wives and Calabashes by Sally Price (, Paperback) at the best online prices Co-wives and calabashes book eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Co-wives and Calabashes (Women And Culture Series) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.4/5(1).

my head. But as Price drew the details from the two parts of the book together in her conclusion, I finally began to understand the scope of her work and its implications. It leads to some exciting possibilities for re-examining the art of many more cultures.

Co-wives and Calabashes (Women and Culture Series) Co-wives and Calabashes: 1st Edition. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Title Co-wives and Calabashes: 1st Edition (Women and Culture Series) Binding Paperback. Book Condition Used: Very Good. Type Paperback. Publisher University of Michigan Press ISBN Number / Seller ID Co-wives and Calabashes. Second Edition. Sally Price. "A wonderful book, researched with care and developed with originality Conceived with sophistication but presented with simplicity and clarity, the book can appeal to undergraduates as well as professionals.".

Co-Wives and Calabashes. by Sally Price "A beautifully crafted book: well written, well organized, peerless in its ethnography, and theoretically robust and original."--Sidney W. Mintz, author of Sweetness and Power "Beautifully written and organized, scrupulously researched, unobtrusively original, polemical and emphatic.

I have nothing but. IN SHORT. J Abrams is the book's protagonist and, in a rare reflective moment, he tells us he was ''good at mysteries. ''Co-wives and Calabashes'' raises questions about. In this book, Price examines Saramakan gender relations and art forms. She describes the making, and designing of calabash utensils, clothing, and songs, mostly by women.

She discusses how these art forms are interrelated, and their relationship to gender relations. Samarakan culture is marked by gift exchange between couples.

Men who work on the coast, Cited by: Co-Wives likes 2 talking about this. Co-Wives Co-Wives and future Co-Wives can talk and share dreams and challenges. All are ers: 'The Co-Wives’ channel is dedicated to bringing you a glimpse into the lives of an active, polygynous family – Two wives, two businesses, 6 children, 3 famil.

Necklace and Calabash: A Chinese Detective Story (Judge Dee Mysteries) by Robert van Gulik and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Sally Price, born Sally Hamlin (16 September ) in Boston, is an American anthropologist, best known for her studies of so-called “primitive art” and.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of Afro-American arts of the Suriname Rain Forest, On the mall, Primitive art in civilized places, Paris Primitive, Saamaka Dreaming, Co-wives and calabashes, Le Bagnard et le Colonel, Les Marrons Are you sure you want to Written works: Enigma Variations.

I'll attempt in this essay to follow up on Norma's wisdom, updating the picture of Maroon women and their arts as reported in my book, Co-wives and Calabashes.

It has, after all, been almost twenty years, and as Norma reminded me, a lot can happen, artwise, in that amount of : $ Shareable Link.

Use the link below to share a full-text version of this article with your friends and colleagues. Learn more. Although co-wives hold equal status, relations between them are expected to be adversarial.

The Saramaka treat marriage as an ongoing courtship, with frequent exchanges of gifts such as men's woodcarving and women's decorative sewing. Although many women live primarily in their husband's village, men never spend more than a few days at a time. A Calabash Of Diamonds by Margaret Lane by Margaret Lane and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Sacred Queens and Women of Consequence is a pathbreaking examination of the contact encounter in Hawaii from the perspective of Hawaiian women.

Jocelyn Linnekin offers a reconstruction of Hawaiian women's authority and status before contact with the West and examines changes in their cultural valuation and social position during the first century of.

Richard and Sally Price have been learning and writing about Afro-Caribbean life for 30 years. Richard Price's most recent books are First-Time and Alabi's World. Sally Price's publications include Co-Wives and Calabashes and Primitive Art in Civilized Places.

Together they have written Afro-American Arts of the Suriname Rain Forest, Two Evenings in Saramaka Pages: This book has opened up so many doors for me and the lessons learned will stay with me for a long time.

Thanks to Ms. Hooper. Amazing research and interesting stories. Brings history and its complex female characters to life. Lincoln's Generals' Wives: Four Women Who Influenced the Civil War--for Better and for Worse.I just finished Co-wives and Calabashes (second edition, In this light, her criticism of the book Blood Magic and similar publications seems justified.

The people she studied and lived with valued the fact of her using a menstrual hut more than even her learning the local language!