The Children of Sanchez
A pioneering work from a visionary anthropologist, The Children of Sanchez is hailed around the world as a watershed achievement in the study of povertyâ��a uniquely intimate investigation, as poignant today as when it was first published.
It is the epic story of the SÃ¡nchez family, told entirely by its membersâ��Jesus, the 50-year-old patriarch, and his four adult childr
I grew up listening to the soundtrack of the movie made from this anthropological study. It's fascinating to me to, now, rea...more
Very interesting piece in term of an exposé of impoverished Mexican family life. I would question whether some of the content has been sensationalised by the contributors or the author to exaggerate the barbarism of everyday life...
- می دونی سن یه آدمی که موهاش خاکستری شده، چقدره؟ نه! هر تار مویی برا خودش داستانی داره ... سرنوشتی داره و عاقبتی. موهای سفید مال بدبختی های زندگی است، مال شکست ها، مال گرگهای زیادی است که دور و ور خودت دیدی.