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On the Edge of the Auspicious
Language: en
Pages: 314
Authors: Mary M. Cameron
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

People of lower caste live throughout the villages of Nepal but have been noticeably absent from ethnographic accounts of the Himalayan region. Starting from the perspective of lower-caste Hindu women, Mary M. Cameron offers a long-overdue study of artisans and farmers in western Nepal. On the Edge of the Auspicious
Melancholia and Maturation
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Eric L. Tribunella
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01-15 - Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press

“Coming of age” in children’s fiction often means achieving maturity through the experience of trauma. In classics ranging from Old Yeller to The Outsiders, a narrative of psychological pain defies expectations of childhood as a time of innocence and play. In this provocative new book, Eric L. Tribunella explores why
My Family, My Life
Language: en
Pages: 588
Authors: Faye Wiese Poschwatta
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08 - Publisher: iUniverse

This book is a lifetime of short stories that includes an autobiography and history of a woman, her immediate family, extended family, and pets. It also includes challenges, humor, tragedy, and historical lifetime events that spanned her life over a period of nearly seventy years. Truly, angels were in her
The Landings Scatter
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Helen Greenli Swenson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1972 - Publisher:

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Status of Thai women in two rural areas
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Helen Greenli Swenson
Categories: Rural women
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977 - Publisher:

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