Craftsman-Client Contracts

Interpersonal Relations in a Newfoundland Fishing Community

Louis J. Chiaramonte (Author) 

What transactions take place when one villager wants another to build him a boat? Chiaramonte traces the complex and delicate series of social exchanges that are set in process by this seemingly straightforward 'economic' transaction.

ISERBooks. Hardcover. Published in 1970. 64 pages. ISBN 0-919666-01-9. B&w photos.

$14.95 CAD

Subjects: AnthropologyAtlantic CanadaCulture, Politics, and IdentityLabourMaritime StudiesNewfoundland and Labrador Studies