Mirror and metaphor : material and social reconstructions of reality / edited by Daniel W. Ingersoll Jr. and Gordon Bronitsky.

By: Ingersoll, Daniel W
Contributor(s): Bronitsky, Gordon | American Anthropological Association. Annual meeting (81: 1982: Washington)
Language: English Publisher: Lanham, Md., London : University Press of America, 1987 [I.E. 1988].Description: xii, 420pp., illus., maps.23cm.
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Copyright date 1987. Grew out of a symposium entitled "Material constructions of social and religious values held at the 81st annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Washington, 1982. Includes papers on textile patterns in Fais (Caroline Islands), highland Maya ritual space and architecture and on a Karen village house in Thailand.

Bibl. at the end of each chapter. Editors' references p.407-11.

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