xi, 162 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
SUNY series in the anthropology of work.
Formatted Contents Note
Machine generated contents note: 1 Introduction-Rwanda and the Field Sites 1 2 Making Bricks and Roof Tiles in Rwanda: Technology and Process 21 3 Making Bricks and Roof Tiles in Rwanda: Labor Organization 35 4 Land Tenure, Common Property, and Labor and Power: Precolonial, Colonial, and Postcolonial Transformations 59 5 "Your Patron Begets You": Household Reproduction, Gender and Domestic Relations, and Access to Family Labor 79 6 Loose Women, Virtuous Wives, and Timid Virgins: Class, Gender, and the Control of Resources 97 7 Brickyards Turn to Graveyards 109 Appendix A. Various Chronologies for the Rwandan Kings 127 Appendix B. European Contact and the German Colonial Period 129 Appendix C. The Belgian Colonial Period 131 Appendix D. Prestations, Corvees, Taxes, and Obligations (1898-1940) 133.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-154) and index.
KTD142.B84 .J44 2002
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