Living in a Landscape of Scarcity : Materiality and Cosmology in West Africa /
In her close ethnography of a Dogon village of Mali, Laurence Douny shows how a microcosmology develops from people's embodied daily and ritual practice in a landscape of scarcity. Viewed through the lens of containment practice, she describes how they cope with the shortage of material items c...
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Left Coast Press,
|Series:||Publications of the Institute of Archaeology, University College London ;