Weathering the world : recovery in the wake of the tsunami in a Tamil fishing village / Frida Hastrup.
The Asian tsunami in December 2004 was reported on exhaustively all around the world. But this is the first full-length examination of the disaster. Providing an in-depth ethnography of the tsunami and its effects on a fishing village on the coast of Tamil Nadu, India, the author shows how disaster...
New York :
|Series:||Studies in environmental anthropology and ethnobiology ;
v. 16. |