Judith Okely’s The T raveller-Gypsies is an ethnography of England’s nomads: The Traveller-Gypsies is a book with a message: travelling peoples in Britain. The Traveller-Gypsies, Judith Okely, London: Cambridge University Press, pp. $ (cloth), $ (paper). Show all authors. Marlene Sway. Judith Okely is emeritus Professor of Social Anthropology, Hull University and of Gypsies or Travellers in England and Wales, which resulted in a Ministry.
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A detailed analysis of pollution beliefs reveals an underlying system which expresses and reinforces the separation of Gypsies from non-Gypsies.
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This book will be invaluable for teaching purposes, both as a study of a Gypsy community per se, and for its discussion of the problems involved in carrying out fieldwork within the anthropologist’s own society. Add to basket. This article examined the role of the thhe in the study of the Gypsies, largely oely non members and with differing interpretations and roles whether role rhe activist, orientalist, policy adviser or multi faceted intellectual as participant observor.
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Social historians have understandably viewed accounts by the aged more as sources of information about the past rather than as interpretations within the current context of the aged In this paper I examine aspects of the aged’s experience of place and their movements both over time and at a given time.
The Gypsies have to adapt to or subvert the dominanthegemony of sedentarism and the privileging of a permanent place for identity. The Traveller-Gypsies by Judith Okely. A museum near Krakow in Poland documents the seizure from Gypsies of their horses and wagons before their compulsory settlement in concrete soviet style flats. People, Place and Policy Online. Table of contents 1. May 29, Tortla rated it did not like it Shelves: Reply to George E.
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A detailed analysis of pollution beliefs reveals an underlying system which expresses and reinforces the separation of Gypsies from non-Gypsies. Meg marked it as to-read Jan 14, The Senses and Society. No trivia or quizzes yet. Description In this book Judith Okely challenges popular accounts of Gypsies which suggest that they were once isolated communities, enjoying an autonomous culture and economy now largely eroded by the processes of industrialisation and western capitalism.
This book will be invaluable for teaching purposes, both as a study of a Gypsy community per se, and for its discussion of the problems involved in carrying out fieldwork within the anthropologist’s own society. Explanations for beliefs are sought in their contemporary meaning as opposed to their alleged Indian origin.
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