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Abaltzisketa'ko artzantza

BALERDI, Jon (2003) Abaltzisketa'ko artzantza. Inx: VIIIème Congres d'Etudes Basques = Eusko Ikaskuntzaren VIII. Kongresua = VIII Congreso de Estudios Vascos (8º.1954.Baiona, Ustaritz). Congresos de Estudios Vascos (8). Eusko Ikaskuntza, Donostia-San Sebastián, pp. 293-298. ISBN 84-8419-932-0

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Near the Txindoki mountain, the village of Abaltzisketa (Gipuzkoa) is a good example for an analysis ofmountain society. The study is centred in shepherding. After describing the shepherds. community, geographical environment, an analysis is made of the hard life they have to lead, with special emphasis on their ordinary tasks related to this activity. To conclude, the figure of the shepherd is acclaimed, emphasising their knowledge in the elaboration of cheese, in the shearing of sheep, winter migrations and their festive customs.

Item Type:Book Section
Additional Information: Jean-Claude Larronde ed. lit. Section XI. Préhistoire et ethnologie
Uncontrolled Keywords:Etnología; Gipuzkoa; Abaltzisketa
Subjects:Anthropology > Ethnography and Ethnology
ID Code:3217
Deposited On:03 Oct 2008 16:45
Last Modified:03 Oct 2008 19:31

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