Gender on the market Moroccan women and the revoicing of tradition /

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Main Author: Kapchan, Deborah A. (Author)
Corporate Author: ProQuest (Firm)
Format: Book Electronic
Published:Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c1996.
Series:New cultural studies.
Series in contemporary ethnography.
Publications of the American Folklore Society. New series (Unnumbered)
Online Access:Link to Gender on the market (access limited to Benedictine University patrons)
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Table of Contents:
  • Transcription and Transliteration
  • Acknowledgments Possession by Three Spirits
  • Introduction the Dialogic Enterprise of Women in Changing Social Contexts
  • Part 1. Women in the Market
  • 1. In the Place of the Market
  • 2. Sh&tbdot;ara: Competence in Cleverness
  • 3. Words of Possession, Possession of Words: The Majduba
  • 4. Words About Herbs: Feminine Performance of Oratory in the Marketplace
  • 5. Reporting the New, Revoicing the Past: Marketplace Oratory and the Carnivalesque
  • Part 2.
  • 6. Women on the Market: The Subversive Bride
  • 7. Catering to the Sexual Market: Female Performers Defining the Social Body
  • 8. Property in the (other) Person: Mothers-In-Law, Working Women, and Maids
  • 9. Terms of Talking Back: Women's Discourse on Magic
  • 10. Conclusion: Hybridization and the Marketplace
  • Appendix 1. Discourse of the Majduba
  • Appendix 2
  • Subject Index
  • Author Index

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