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Here, Our Culture Is Hard

Stories of Domestic Violence from a Mayan Community in Belize (Louann Atkins Temple Women & Culture Series)

by Laura McClusky

  • 186 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by University of Texas Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American studies,
  • Domestic violence,
  • Ethnography,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Family / Parenting / Childbirth,
  • Sociology,
  • Belize,
  • Latin America,
  • Abuse - General,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Customs & Traditions,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Crimes against,
  • Maya women,
  • Psychology,
  • San Antonio,
  • Social conditions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10293979M
    ISBN 100292752490
    ISBN 109780292752498

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