The dynamics of feasting and gift exchange in rural Kazakstan
essay 1999 Werner, Cynthia Ann

KazakhAsia > Central Asia
The author examines the resurgence of feasting and gift-giving among Kazak households in the post-Soviet era. She describes in particular one extravagant feast and explains the behavior in maintaining and extending household networks, and establishin...

essay 1999 Finke, Peter et al.

KazakhAsia > Central Asia
This article consists in its entirety of photographs taken by Finke, Simonsen, and Werner of Kazakhstan and the Kazak people in their everyday activities....