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Marriage patterns, political change, and the perpetuation of social inequality (in South Kanem (Chad))

by Edouard Conte

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Published by Office de la recherche scientifique et technique outre-mer, Editions l"Harmattan, diffusion in Paris .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kanem (Chad),
  • Chad,
  • Kanem.
    • Subjects:
    • Kanembu (African people) -- Social life and customs.,
    • Social classes -- Chad -- Kanem.,
    • Kanem (Chad) -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdouard Conte.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT546.445.K36 C66 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination545 p. :
      Number of Pages545
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2887545M
      ISBN 10270990697X
      LC Control Number84112073

        Words: Length: 1 Pages Document Type: Essay Paper #: Social Inequality Cultural Capital, Gender, and School Success This is one of very few articles that discusses the role that habitus plays in who people are and who they become as they grow and change . The authors of this book examine the relation between marriage and these social, political, and economic inequalities. Inequality has not been a neglected topic in Chinese studies. The imperial institution, the civil service recruitment system, the distribution of landholding, and the ideology of class and gender differentiation have all been.

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        A shift in marriage patterns over the past 40 years has seen an end to the fairytale rags-to-riches route to love and a rise in modern women choosing men of the same or lower social class. The interpretation of changes in marriage patterns largely depends on the underlying understanding of marriage as an individual arrangement or a heterosexual marriage to be a core societal institution [].Often, discussions of change are framed as marriage decline [2,3,4].When seeking the underlying causes of the changes, increasing emphasis on individual autonomy and tolerance towards marriage.


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Marriage patterns, political change, and the perpetuation of social inequality (in South Kanem (Chad)) by Edouard Conte Download PDF EPUB FB2

Marriage patterns, political change, and the perpetuation of social inequality (in South Kanem (Chad)). Paris: Office de la recherche scientifique et technique outre-mer: Editions l'Harmattan, diffusion, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Edouard Conte. MARRIAGE PATTERNS, POLITICAL CHANGE AND THE PERPETUATION OF SOCIAL INEQUALITY IN SOUTH KANEM (CHAD).

The present study is a thesis submitted for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in the University of London.

It was examined at the Departement of Anthropology, University College London, on 18 May ERRATA p. Read 'Map 11' instead. Marriage patterns, political change and the perpetuation of social inequality in south Kanem: Chad.

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It has produced a larger group of high-income men than women; written off the men at the bottom because of chronic unemployment, incarceration, and substance abuse; and left a Reviews: 7. It is interesting to see how the age at which people first get married has changed.

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