Higher Education

Town and Country in Locorotondo, 1st Edition

  • Anthony H. Galt University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
  • ISBN-10: 0030733278  |  ISBN-13: 9780030733277
  • 124 Pages
  • © 1992 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $55.50 List Price = $ 73.95



This look at peasant and elite cultures of the southern Italian town of Locorotondo focuses on its connection and similarities with Italian society and the ways in which both cultures have changed in the past decades.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction.
2. Locorotondo in Time.
3. Peasant Lives.
4. Men, Women, Work and the Rural Family.
5. Artisan Lives, Artisan Values.
6. The Old and New Elite.
7. Ordinary People, Paperwork, and Authority.
8. Locorotondo in Southern Italian Perspective.