Living with Separation in China: Anthropological Accounts

Living with Separation in China: Anthropological Accounts

By: Charles Stafford (author)Hardback

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First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Acknowledgements List of contributors 1. Introduction: The Separation Constraint in China Charles Stafford 2. Singing of Separation, Lamenting Loss: Hakka Women's Expressions of Separation and Reunion Elizabeth Lominska Johnson 3. Separations, Autonomy, and Recognition in the Production of Gender Differences: Reflections from Considerations of Myths and Laments P. Steven Sangren 4. An Unsafe Distance Stephan Feuchtwang 5. Dams and Dreams: A Return-to-Homeland Movement in Northwest China Jing Jun 6. The 'Glorious Returns' of Chinese pilgrims to Mecca Maris Gillette 7. Exiles and reunion: Nostalgia among Overseas Hmong (Miao) Nicholas Tapp 8. Linguistic and Social Patterns of Separation and Reunion Raymond Firth Index

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  • publication date: 26/06/2003
  • ISBN13: 9780415305716
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 208
  • ID: 9780415305716
  • weight: 453
  • ISBN10: 0415305713

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