The Resource A strange and beautiful place : a couple missionary's experience in Nepal

A strange and beautiful place : a couple missionary's experience in Nepal

Label
A strange and beautiful place : a couple missionary's experience in Nepal, 2000
Title
A strange and beautiful place
Title remainder
a couple missionary's experience in Nepal
Inclusive dates
2000
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author describes her grandparents' experience serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Nepal. Describes three aspects of Nepalese culture: religion, social structures and gender issues, and tribal medical practices. Mentions the Nepalese practice of astrology and the belief that certain animals like snakes and cows are holy. Discusses the use of Shamans (a kind of tribal doctor) in Nepal. Describes some of the social practices in Nepal that treat women in as inferior to men. Mentions gangs of street children who take care of each other. Includes color photographs taken in Nepal
Biography type
contains biographical information
Biographical or historical data
Anderson grew up in Napa Valley, California. She enjoyed music, art, and literature. Anderson attended Brigham Young University and her hobbies were singing, playing the violin, drawing, painting, reading, and writing.
Cataloging source
UPB
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A strange and beautiful place : a couple missionary's experience in Nepal
Instantiates
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 1
  • (52
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Jill Terry Rudy.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Created by Hillary Anderson while she was enrolled in Jill Terry Rudy's English 391 class during Fall Semester 2000.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370152429
Type of unit
  • item
  • leaves)
Label
A strange and beautiful place : a couple missionary's experience in Nepal
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 1
  • (52
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Jill Terry Rudy.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Created by Hillary Anderson while she was enrolled in Jill Terry Rudy's English 391 class during Fall Semester 2000.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370152429
Type of unit
  • item
  • leaves)

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