White Saris and Sweet Mangoes

  Preface
  Note on Translation and Transliteration

 expand sectionIntroduction

 collapse section1. Persons and Families
 expand section1. Personhoods
 collapse section2. Family Moral Systems
 Defining Age
 expand sectionLong-term Relations: Reciprocity and Indebtedness
 Centrality and Peripherality
 expand sectionHierarchies: Serving and Blessing
 Notes
 expand section3. Conflicting Generations

 collapse section2. Aging and Dying
 expand section4. White Saris and Sweet Mangoes, Partings and Ties
 expand section5. Dealing with Mortality

 collapse section3. Gendered Transformations
 expand section6. Transformations of Gender and Gendered Transformations
 expand section7. A Widow’s Bonds
 expand section8. Afterword

  Glossary
  References

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