The Resource Beads and bead makers : gender, material culture, and meaning, edited by Lidia D. Sciama and Joanne B. Eicher

Beads and bead makers : gender, material culture, and meaning, edited by Lidia D. Sciama and Joanne B. Eicher

Label
Beads and bead makers : gender, material culture, and meaning
Title
Beads and bead makers
Title remainder
gender, material culture, and meaning
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lidia D. Sciama and Joanne B. Eicher
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN433.5
LC item number
.B43 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cross-cultural perspectives on women ;
Label
Beads and bead makers : gender, material culture, and meaning, edited by Lidia D. Sciama and Joanne B. Eicher
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • Foreword / Lidia D. Sciama and Joanne B. Eicher -- 1. Gender in the Making, Trading and Uses of Beads. An Introductory Essay / Lidia D. Sciama -- 2. Out of Women's Hands: Notes on Venetian Glass Beads, Female Labour and International Trades / Francesca Trivellato -- 3. Gender in African Beadwork: An Overview / Margret Carey -- 4. Beaded and Bedecked Kalabari of Nigeria / Joanne B. Eicher -- 5. Lantana Beads: Gender Issues in their Production and Use / Ann O'Hear -- 6. A Short History of Rosaries in the Andes / Penny Dransart -- 7. Why Do They Like Red? Beads, Ethnicity and Gender in Ecuador / Lynn A. Meisch -- 8. African American Jewellery Before the Civil War / Helen Bradley Foster -- 9. Beads and Breasts: The Negotiation of Gender Roles and Power at New Orleans Mardi Gras / Laurie A. Wilkie -- 10. Beads, Prestige and Life Among the Kelabit of Sarawak, East Malaysia / Monica Janowski
  • 11. Greek Beads of the Mycenaean Period (ca 1650-1100 BC): The Age of the Heroines of Greek Tradition and Mythology / Helen Hughes-Brock -- 12. An Archaeological Investigation into Ancient Chinese Beads / Cecilia Braghin -- App. a. What Beads Mean to Craft Producers Supported by Oxfam / Carol Wills -- App. b. Don't get your Neckless in a Twist! Often-used Specialist Bead Terms and their Definitions for Researchers and Collectors / Stefany Tomalin
Control code
000014024055
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 317 p.
Isbn
9781859739907
Lccn
98188414
Other physical details
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System control number
  • 33217006506837
  • (OCoLC)39550304

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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