The Resource Contradictory lives : Baul women in India and Bangladesh, Lisa I. Knight

Contradictory lives : Baul women in India and Bangladesh, Lisa I. Knight

Label
Contradictory lives : Baul women in India and Bangladesh
Title
Contradictory lives
Title remainder
Baul women in India and Bangladesh
Statement of responsibility
Lisa I. Knight
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this multi-sited ethnographic study, Knight explores the everyday lives of women of the Baul tradition of musical mystics in India and Bangladesh. She demonstrates that Baul women construct a meaningful life as they navigate between conflicting expectations of Bauls to be carefree and of women to be modest
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
204/.22082095414
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1284.832.W4
LC item number
K65 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Contradictory lives : Baul women in India and Bangladesh, Lisa I. Knight
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-212) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Real Bauls live under trees" : scholarly and popular imaginings of Bauls and the marginalization of Baul women -- : "I've done nothing wrong" : feminine respectability and Baul expectations -- Negotiating between paradigms of the good Baul and the good woman -- "Do not neglect this golden body of yours" : personal and social transformation through Baul songs -- Renouncing expectations
Control code
ocn774393005
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 217 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199773619
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37524732
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)774393005
  • oso0199773610

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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