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Naming the house and naming the land : Kinship and social groups in highland Poland
La maison pour les Gorales du sud-ouest de la Pologne est non seulement le centre de l'identite sociale et economique, mais aussi une metaphore de la parente tres forte. Cet article defend l'idee queExpand
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Surviving Post-Socialism : Local Strategies and Regional Responses in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union
Preface Introduction Transitions to Post-socialism and Cultures of Survival, Frances Pine, Susan Bridges When 'Land' becomes 'territory': Land Privatisation and Ethnicity in rural Bulgaria DeemaExpand
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Migration as Hope
In this paper, I look at different contexts of economic migration in the Polish highlands in the cities of Łódź and Lublin. I consider what social and economic factors make migration an investmentExpand
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“Naming the house and naming the land: kinship and social groups in the Polish highlands”
The house is the core of social and economic identity, and a metaphor for kinship, for the Gorale of southwestern Polad. This article argues that Levi-Strauss's idea of `house societies' can beExpand
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