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Harnessing fortune : personhood, memory, and place in Mongolia

Author: Rebecca Empson; British Academy.
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Series: British Academy postdoctoral fellowship monograph.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the first detailed ethnography of rural Mongolian life since the collapse of the Soviet Union. Based on fieldwork with migrant herding families who traverse the Northern Mongolian-Russian  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca Empson; British Academy.
ISBN: 0197264735 9780197264737
OCLC Number: 939079830
Notes: Published for the British Academy.
Description: xiv, 408 p. : illustrations, map, portraits ; 24 cm.
Series Title: British Academy postdoctoral fellowship monograph.
Responsibility: by Rebecca M. Empson.

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