Nayar

ETHNONYM: Nair


See also Nambudiri Brahman

Bibliography

Fuller, Christopher J. (1976). The Nayars Today. New York: Cambridge University Press.


Gough, E. Kathleen (1959). "The Nayars and the Definition of Marriage." Journal of American Folklore 71:23-34.


Gough, E. Kathleen, and David M. Schneider (1961). Matrilineal Kinship. Berkeley: University of California Press.


Logan, William (1887). Manual of Malabar. 2 vols. Madras: Government Press. Reprint. 1961. Malabar. 3 vols.


Mencher, Joan P. (1965). "The Nayars of South Malabar." In Comparative Family Systems, edited by M. F. Nimkoff, 163-191. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Mencher, Joan P. (1966). "Kerala and Madras: A Comparative Study of Ecology and Social Structure." Ethnology 5:135-171.


Mencher, Joan P. (1978). "Agrarian Relations in Two Rice Regions of Kerala." Economic and Political Weekly 13:349-366.

JOAN P. MENCHER

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Rolinda Washington
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Jan 23, 2011 @ 11:23 pm
Hello, I am trying to locate the cite information about this article. Is there one listed.
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May 28, 2011 @ 12:00 am
If you go to Nayar Bibliography (search for it), it has a list of references I believe. I'm trying to use this site for a school paper, but I'm not sure if it is considered credible.

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