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The vast region formerly known as ‘the second world’ has become not only a laboratory for neo-liberal experimentation at every level of society, but also one for competing styles of investigation in anthropology, including economic anthropology. History and contemporary role of folk culture in the South as shown in ballads, folk tales, religion, and folk arts and crafts. (3). 405. GENERALIZATION� The ever-changing, immensely varied kaleido�scope of our experiences must be reduced to manageable proportions if we are to make sense out of them.

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Publisher: I.B.Tauris (October 30, 2016)

ISBN: 1780766432

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