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...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Hastrup, Frida.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Berghahn Books, ©2011.
Series:Studies in environmental anthropology and ethnobiology ; v. 16.
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