Princeton University Library Catalog

White saris and sweet mangoes : aging, gender, and body in North India / Sarah Lamb.

Author:
Lamb, Sarah, 1960- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2000.
Description:
xvii, 306 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-294) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: Perspectives through Age -- 1. Personhoods -- 2. Family Moral Systems -- 3. Conflicting Generations: Unreciprocated Houseflows in a Modern Society -- 4. White Saris and Sweet Mangoes, Partings and Ties -- 5. Dealing with Mortality -- 6. Transformations of Gender and Gendered Transformations -- 7. A Widow's Bonds.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 0520220005 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0520220013 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
99088195
OCLC:
42935815
RCP:
C - S