By Heidi Härkönen
Kinship, Love, and lifestyles Cycle in modern Havana, Cuba is an ethnographic research of gender, kinship, and love in modern Cuba. The e-book files how low-income Havana citizens negotiate their social kinfolk via gendered worrying practices over the existence cycle from start to death.
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