cover of book
 

Gender, Work and Property: An Ethnographic Study of Value in a Spanish Village
by Nancy Konvalinka
Campus Verlag, 2013
Paper: 978-3-593-39661-3

ABOUT THIS BOOK | AUTHOR BIOGRAPHY
ABOUT THIS BOOK
Why do young men born in many small villages in Spain tend, at the end of the twentieth century, to stay there to live, often remaining unmarried, while young women from the same villages tend to leave? In Gender, Work, and Property, Nancy Konvalinka explores this phenomenon using the case of one small village in northwestern Spain, and she extrapolates her findings there to understand similar processes elsewhere in Europe.
The changes in this village are analyzed and documented through long-term ethnographic research, participant observation, interviews, kinship diagrams, life-course models, and archive study in order to help bring the village alive for the reader.


See other books on: Ethnographic Study | Property | Rural | Value | Work
See other titles from Campus Verlag

Reference metadata exposed for Zotero via unAPI.