CAGED IN ON THE OUTSIDE : moral subjectivity, selfhood, and islam in minangkabau, indonesia. (Book, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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CAGED IN ON THE OUTSIDE : moral subjectivity, selfhood, and islam in minangkabau, indonesia.

Author: GREGORY M SIMON
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] UNIV OF HAWAII Press, 2017.
Series: Southeast Asia--politics, meaning, memory.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An intimate ethnographic exploration of the ways in which Minangkabau people understand human value. Gregory Simon's book, based on extended ethnographic research in the small city of Bukittinggi,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: GREGORY M SIMON
ISBN: 0824875214 9780824875213 9780824838300 0824838300
OCLC Number: 992469329
Description: 1 volume : illustration (black and white) ; 23 cm
Contents: The village and the marketplace: the moral structure of a Minangkabau city --
Being Minangkabau: imagining adat, Islam, and ethnic character --
The Awak people: the moral aesthetics of social unity --
Living with the devil: pure selves and a corrupting world --
Fashioning the Paribadi: indirection and spaces of the personal --
Being Muslim subjects: essential tensions and the promise of transcendence.
Series Title: Southeast Asia--politics, meaning, memory.

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