Expressions of Gender in the Altaic World PDF Author: Münevver Tekcan
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
ISBN: 3110748878
Category : History
Languages : en
Pages : 247

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Book Description
This collection of papers explores the facets of gender and sex in history, language and society of Altaic cultures, reflecting the unique interdisciplinary approach of the PIAC. It examines the position of women in contemporary Central Asia at large, the expression of gender in linguistic terms in Mongolian, Manju, Tibetan and Turkic languages, and gender aspects presented in historical literary monuments as well as in contemporary sources.