Iconic Places in Central Asia : the Moral Geography of Dams, Pastures and Holy Sites. (eBook, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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Iconic Places in Central Asia : the Moral Geography of Dams, Pastures and Holy Sites.

Author: Jeanne Féaux de la Croix
Publisher: Bielefeld : Transcipt Verlag, 2017.
Series: Kultur und soziale Praxis.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jeanne Feaux de la Croix maps three iconic places as part of Central Asians' 'moral geographies' and examines their role in navigating socialist, neo-liberal and neo-Islamic life models. Examining  Read more...

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Croix, Jeanne Féaux de la.
Iconic Places in Central Asia : The Moral Geography of Dams, Pastures and Holy Sites.
Bielefeld : Transcipt Verlag, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanne Féaux de la Croix
ISBN: 9783839436301 3839436303 3837636305 9783837636307
OCLC Number: 975224592
Language Note: In English with summary in Kyrgyz; acknowledgments also in Kyrgyz.
Description: 1 online resource (353 pages)
Contents: Chapter 1: Introduction --
Part I: Interactions in three significant places. Chapter 2: Knowing and living pastures ; Chapter 3: Damming the Naryn River ; Chapter 4: Visiting mazars --
Part II: Timing places. Chapter 5: Coping with continuity : between epics and life stories ; Chapter 6: Commemorating change : between collectivisation and privatisation --
Part III: Working and enjoying places. Chapter 7: What is work and why do it? ; Chapter 8: Celebrating places : picnics, poetry and song ; Chapter 9: Conclusion.
Series Title: Kultur und soziale Praxis.

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