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Author Duncan, Ronald J., 1941-
Title The ceramics of Ráquira, Colombia : gender, work, and economic change / Ronald J. Duncan.
Imprint Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [1998]

Subject Pottery industry -- Colombia -- Ráquira.
Pottery -- Colombia -- Ráquira.
Potters -- Colombia -- Ráquira.
Women potters -- Colombia -- Ráquira.
Sex role -- Colombia -- Ráquira.
Description 1 online resource (xx, 233 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-226) and index.
Contents Gender and economic expansion -- Raquira and Colombian ceramics history -- A town of potters -- Gender and the social organization of work -- Figurative ceramics: the iconography of a culture -- Design and style in pottery vessels -- Production techniques -- The technology of clays and kilns -- Economics and marketing -- Gender and culture in Raquira ceramics.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0813022401 (electronic bk.)
9780813022406 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 48139801
Additional Format Print version: Duncan, Ronald J., 1941- Ceramics of Ráquira, Colombia. Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©1998 0813016150 (DLC) 98011727 (OCoLC)39464859