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Miller, Norman N. 1933-

Overview
Works: 93 works in 244 publications in 5 languages and 5,345 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Documentary films  History  Cross-cultural studies 
Roles: Editor, Producer
Classifications: QL84.6.K4, 333.951609676
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Publications about Norman N Miller
Publications by Norman N Miller
Most widely held works by Norman N Miller
Wildlife, wild death land use and survival in eastern Africa by Rodger Yeager( file )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 1,055 libraries worldwide
Kenya : the quest for prosperity by Norman N Miller( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 949 libraries worldwide
Encounters with witchcraft field notes from Africa by Norman N Miller( file )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 848 libraries worldwide
AIDS in Africa : the social and policy impact ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Research in rural Africa by Norman N Miller( Book )
9 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Afghan women ( visu )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in Pushto and held by 112 libraries worldwide
The words of the women of Aq Kupruk, Afghanistan and the rhythm of their lives in seclusion suggest both satisfying and limiting aspects of the women's role in an Afghan rural community
Naim and Jabar ( visu )
4 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and Pushto and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the friendship and activities of two adolescent Afghan boys, Naim and Jabar. One goes to a secondary school away from home and the two are shown visiting the city as well as working in Aq Kupruk
Viracocha by Hubert Smith( visu )
7 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 111 libraries worldwide
The social and economic relationships of the native Indians and the mestizos is depicted by focusing on the Bolivian villages of Vitocota and Ayata
Magic and catholicism by Hubert Smith( visu )
6 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in Aymara and English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Les habitants des régions hautes de Bolivie concilient au quotidien les pratiques magiques traditionnelles de leur région et la religion de leurs conquérants espagnols. A l'occasion de la fête annuelle de Santiago, de nombreux Aymaras se déplacent. Mais un accident de la route vient endeuiller cette fête. Au cours des cérémonies de deuil, magie ancestrale indienne et rites chrétiens se mêlent
Boran women ( visu )
4 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Depicts the daily life of Boran women in the Marsabit District, Kenya
The spirit possession of Alejandro Mamani by Hubert Smith( visu )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in Aymara and English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Concentrates on one of the village elders who hears strange voices and fears he is going crazy. Cures are tried, but nothing seems to work and the old man eventually "jumps off the cliffs." His anguish and fears point out the fears of the aging. English subtitles translate the native speakers
Potato planters by Hubert Smith( visu )
6 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in Aymara and English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
"An Aymara family plants potatoes, prepares and eats a meal, and discusses the religious and astronomical forces that control their destiny. The stark routine of this typical planting day contrasts with the complexity of their beliefs"--Container
A Chinese farm wife by Frank Tsai( visu )
4 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Mrs. Li, whose husband is a salaried factory worker, is a full participant in farming and community activities in addition to her role in supervising the children's education and managing the household
Hoy Fok and the island school by Lok-yee Chang( visu )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Hoy Fok, who lives with his family on a fishing junk in near a small island in Hongkong territory, reflects on his experiences in school and on his future. His teacher, his parents, and the village headman provide three other views on Hoy Fok's life and expectations
China coast fishing by George Chang( visu )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Presents the three styles of family fishing off Chinese coastal waters. Also examines the economic realities for small scale fishers based in Hong Kong who are in competition with salaried fishers using large mechanized boats
Island in the China Sea by George Chang( visu )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Tai a Chau, Soko Islands, Hongkong Territorial Waters is a home for both farmers and fishermen, who live on small junks and make the island their permanent harbor. The daily routines of a fisherman and a farmer are shown
An Afghan village Aq kupruk, Northern Afghanistan ( visu )
3 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Presents a collage of daily life in Aq Kupruk including the single voice calling townspeople to prayer, the brisk exchange of the bazaar, communal labor, and the uninhibited sports and enertainment of rural Afghans
Faces of change : five rural societies in transition : Bolivia, Kenya, Afghanistan, Taiwan, China Coast ( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
China's revolution in health by Norman N Miller( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Afghan nomads-- the Maldar ( visu )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and Pushto and held by 32 libraries worldwide
"At dawn a nomad caravan descends on Aq Kupruk from the foothills of the Hindu Kush. In their camp and in commerce with the townspeople, the Maldar reveal the mixture of faith and distrust that has kept nomads and sedentary people separate yet interdependent over the centuries."
 
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Alternative Names
Miller, Norman
Miller, Norman 1933-
Miller, Norman Nees, 1933-
Languages
English (71)
Aymara (14)
Pushto (7)
Chinese (2)
Spanish (1)
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