The Resource The parish behind God's back : the changing culture of rural Barbados, George Gmelch and Sharon Bohn Gmelch

The parish behind God's back : the changing culture of rural Barbados, George Gmelch and Sharon Bohn Gmelch

Label
The parish behind God's back : the changing culture of rural Barbados
Title
The parish behind God's back
Title remainder
the changing culture of rural Barbados
Statement of responsibility
George Gmelch and Sharon Bohn Gmelch
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Comprehensive ethnographic portrait of contemporary rural Barbados focuses on patterns of work, gender relations and life cycle, community, and religion in St. Lucy Parish. Recurring theme throughout work is impact of widening social relations - through globalization, tourism, transnationalism, technology, mass media - on village life and values"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gmelch, George
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F2041
LC item number
.G54 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gmelch, Sharon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Barbados
  • Barbados
  • Barbados
  • Barbade
  • Barbade
  • Barbade
  • Barbados
  • Barbados
  • Country life
  • Landleben
  • Civilization
  • Country life
  • Economic history
  • International relations
Summary URI
http://www.loc.gov/hlas
Label
The parish behind God's back : the changing culture of rural Barbados, George Gmelch and Sharon Bohn Gmelch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-236) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Island and parish -- Colonialism, sugar, and slavery -- From sugar to tourism -- Farmer, fisher, baker, maid -- Gender and the lifecycle -- Community: past and present -- From Anglican to Pentecostal -- The global village: television, tourism, and travel -- Final thoughts
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 240 pages
Isbn
9780472066261
Lccn
96051248
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36037954
  • (OCoLC)ocm36037954
Label
The parish behind God's back : the changing culture of rural Barbados, George Gmelch and Sharon Bohn Gmelch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-236) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Island and parish -- Colonialism, sugar, and slavery -- From sugar to tourism -- Farmer, fisher, baker, maid -- Gender and the lifecycle -- Community: past and present -- From Anglican to Pentecostal -- The global village: television, tourism, and travel -- Final thoughts
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 240 pages
Isbn
9780472066261
Lccn
96051248
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36037954
  • (OCoLC)ocm36037954

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