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2009 | 96 | 1 | 49-70
Article title

Svatební obřad v Minangkabau: reprezentace mechanismů matrilineární organizace trans-lokální komunity

Content
Title variants
EN
MARRIAGE RITUALS IN MINANGKABAU: ENACTMENTS OF KEY PRINCIPALS OF MATRILINEAL SOCIAL ORGANISATION IN A TRANSLOCAL COMMUNITY
Languages of publication
CS
Abstracts
EN
The article presents an ethnographic description of a cycle of marriage rituals as observed by the authoress in the Minangkabau village of Sulit Air, located in West Sumatra, Indonesia and provides an interpretation of what they tell us about the networks of matrilineal kinship that crisscross the community spanning from the village to the cities where its inhabitants migrate in search of economic betterment, especially some female techniques of maintenance of these networks.
Contributors
  • Mariana Pflegerova, EU AV CR, v.v.i., Na Florenci 3, Praha 1, Czech Republic; http://dlib.lib.cas.cz/4408/
References
Document Type
Publication order reference
Identifiers
CEJSH db identifier
09CZAAAA064321
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.f85156d6-f73d-3df9-b49c-0f3788d7159b
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