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Women and the ancestors

Black Carib kinship and ritual

by Virginia Kerns

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Garifuna (Caribbean people) -- Kinship.,
  • Garifuna women.,
  • Garifuna (Caribbean people) -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-238) and index.

    StatementVirginia Kerns ; with a foreword by Constance R. Sutton and an afteword by the author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1505.2.C3 K47 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 247 p., [24] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL656679M
    ISBN 100252066650
    LC Control Number97001770

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    "What Readers Are Reading" - book reviews by readers and the editor. To order your copy of "Notable Women Ancestors", the newsletter, please see our order form. Back issues of the Summer, issue are also still available. Articles which appeared in it are. Finding Female Ancestors and Maiden Names The Hidden Half of History. by Donna Przecha. In genealogy research, finding the female always presents special problems. Of course, the primary problem is that women usually change their names when they marry, but part of the difficulty also arises from a woman's legal and social status at various.


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