Vanishing Village : A Danish Maritime Community. First Edition in dustjacket.


ANDERSON, Robert T. and Barbara Gallatin ANDERSON. The Vanishing Village : A Danish Maritime Community. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1964.Pp. (6),vii-xii,(2),3-148 + 2 p. of plates. 8vo, red cloth. An American Et hnological Society book. An anthropological examination of the transformation of the Danish fishing port of Dragor, starting at the end of the nineteenth century, froma small maritime community into an urban annex of Copenhagen, and the changes to the lives and cultures of the people living in Dragor as a result of this profound change. Contents: 1. Region and Nation: Amager Island; 2. The Communty: Dragor; 3. Dragor as a Man's World; 4. A Woman's Work; 5. The Young; 6. And the Old; 7. Making a Living; 8. The High Points in Life; 9. The Social Structure; 10. Sexual Behavior in Perspective; 11.Change and Conflict. With bibliography and index. Very good in edge-sunned , unclipped dustjacket. 15.00

Title: Vanishing Village : A Danish Maritime Community. First Edition in dustjacket.

Author Name: ANDERSON, Robert T. and Barbara Gallatin ANDERSON ANDERSON, Barbara Gallatin American Ethnological Society)

Categories: 80,

Publisher: University of Washington Press, Seattle, 1964,:

Seller ID: 59349

Keywords: NAUTICAL DENMARK PORTS DRAGOR FISHERIES ANTHROPOLOGY,