Minangkabau

[mee-nahng-kuh-bou]
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Contemporary Examples of minangkabau

  • Yet in the highlands where the Minangkabau culture remains strongest, change seems further off.

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    Islam’s Secret Feminists

    Danielle Shapiro

    September 4, 2011

  • Some also say they see changes afoot among the Minangkabau that may be weakening the adat system.

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    Islam’s Secret Feminists

    Danielle Shapiro

    September 4, 2011

  • If you are a Minangkabau woman and pregnant, people really hope for a girl for the first child.

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    Islam’s Secret Feminists

    Danielle Shapiro

    September 4, 2011

  • She published a book about the Minangkabau in 2000 called Webs of Power: Women, Kin and Community in a Sumatran Village.

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    Islam’s Secret Feminists

    Danielle Shapiro

    September 4, 2011

  • Over tea and sweet bananas, they agreed that in their community Minangkabau customs are cherished.

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    Islam’s Secret Feminists

    Danielle Shapiro

    September 4, 2011