"Contexts of Structure: Ancestors, Aitys, and the Little Sister"

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This chapter uses the lens of a contemporary oral poetic performance, to understand the contexts of inter-generational family structure and gender in Central Asia.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCentral Asia in Context: A Thematic Introduction to the Region
EditorsDavid Montgomery
PublisherUniversity of Pittsburgh Press
Publication statusSubmitted - 2020

Publication series

NameCentral Eurasian in Context
PublisherUniversity of Pittsburgh Press


  • Aitys poetry
  • generation
  • ancestors
  • gender
  • oral tradition

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)


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