Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-3 of 3 items

  • Keywords: ethnic character x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Being Minangkabau: Imagining Adat, Islam, and Ethnic Character

Gregory M. Simon

in Caged in on the Outside: Moral Subjectivity, Selfhood, and Islam in Minangkabau, Indonesia

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824838300
eISBN:
9780824868413
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824838300.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

The meanings attached to Minangkabau identity can be read as moral arguments for what society, and properly Minangkabau people, ought to be like. Minangkabau identity is imagined in terms of three ... More


Strife and Change

G. O. Hutchinson

in Greek to Latin: Frameworks and Contexts for Intertextuality

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199670703
eISBN:
9780191757020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670703.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter explores the consequences of the basic schema. The concepts ‘old’ and ‘new’ differ between the sequences; only Latin can be new, and there the development of literature matters. The ... More


Capua

Yelena Baraz

in Reading Roman Pride

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780197531594
eISBN:
9780197531624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197531594.003.0007
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter considers how the pride script functions when the quality is attributed to a place. It investigates Roman attitudes to the city of Capua, which remained the proud place par excellence in ... More


View: