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Himalayan polyandry, structure, functioning and culture change

Dhirendra Nath Majumdar

Himalayan polyandry, structure, functioning and culture change

a field-study of Jaunsar-Bawar.

by Dhirendra Nath Majumdar

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Published by Asia Pub. House in Bombay, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Uttar Pradesh.
    • Subjects:
    • Polyandry,
    • Ethnology -- India -- Uttar Pradesh

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN480.6 .M29
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 389 p.
      Number of Pages389
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL272684M
      LC Control Numbersa 63000442
      OCLC/WorldCa261165

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2 vols. Calcutta: Bengal Secretariat Press. Books shelved as polyandry: Theirs to Protect by Stasia Black, An Excess Male by Maggie Shen King, Zodiac Binding by Arya Karin, Their Virgin Hostage by. Polyandry (/ ˈ p ɒ l i ˌ æ n d r i, ˌ p ɒ l i ˈ æ n-/; from Greek: πολυ-poly- "many" and ἀνήρ anēr, "man") is a form of polygamy in which a woman takes two or more husbands at the same time.

Polyandry is contrasted with polygyny, involving one male and two or more a marriage involves a plural number of "husbands and wives" participants of each gender, then it can. Himalayan Polyandry Hardcover – by D.N.

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A Field-Study of Jaunsar-Bawar. MAJUMDAR. New York: Asia Publishing House, xi, Pradesh, India. This book is the product of that research. It provides valuable and other authors have gone much farther in analyzing planned change, and specifically community. Races and Cultures of India by Majumdar, D.N.

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9 Chapters- Index- Foreword By The Prime-Minister Indira Gandhi. From inside the book What people are saying - Write a review. Traditionally, the polyandry in Nepal has been practiced as a consequence of the matriarchal culture within the community.

Moreover, the polyandry has been introduced in order to control the birth rate in a Himalayan region where the living conditions seem to be very difficult, especially during the long winters. The "moving wall" represents the time period between the last issue available in JSTOR and the most recently published issue of a journal.

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Bombay: Asia. Google Scholar. Malamoud, Charles. Cited by: 6.Polyandry overall is, however, among the rarest of human mating systems. Specifically, only % of cultures studied worldwide engage in polyandry.

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