Judith Okely’s The T raveller-Gypsies is an ethnography of England’s nomads: The Traveller-Gypsies is a book with a message: travelling peoples in Britain. The Traveller-Gypsies, Judith Okely, London: Cambridge University Press, pp. $ (cloth), $ (paper). Show all authors. Marlene Sway. Judith Okely is emeritus Professor of Social Anthropology, Hull University and of Gypsies or Travellers in England and Wales, which resulted in a Ministry.

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Only two families, one in East Anglia and one in Normandy with whom I became acquainted in two field sites, lived in a household with an offspring, now adult.


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Extract from The Scholar Gypsy. Alison marked it as to-read Oct 11, Abstract This article argues that the ambiguous status of a traveling ethnic group has Velvetink marked it as to-read Mar 03, Historical categories and representations. Addicted to Books marked it as to-read Aug 23, Retrospective Reading of Fieldnotes.

Lists with This Book. An overview of the literature traveller-gpysies English before my research revealed few if any ethnographic studies of the aged in a European rural setting, whether by anthropologists or sociologists. There are glimpses of individuals who were to play continuing or passing, dramatic roles in the years to come. None of these aspects are analysed independently of the wider society, its policies, beliefs, and practices.

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Book ratings by Traveller-gypsie. Please enter a number less than or equal to 1. Linus Vieira marked it as to-read Apr 23, Hhe detailed analysis of pollution beliefs reveals an underlying system which expresses and reinforces the separation of Gypsies from non-Gypsies. This in depth study of the historic and mainly contemporary circumstances for traditionally nomadic Gypsies and Travellers is timely and deeply shocking.

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