The Yomut Turkmen of Central Asia are a nomadic people who migrate seasonally with their flocks. They live in the region where northern Iran, Afghanistan, and southern Turkmenistan meet, east of the Caspian Sea. In this monograph, William Irons describes the Yomut Turkmen’s political structure, kinship system, and social organization.
Order from the University of Michigan Press.
Publisher: Museum of Anthropology
Year of Publication: 1975
Location: Ann Arbor, MI
Print ISBN: 978-1-949098-03-7
Ebook ISBN: 978-1-951519-13-1
Series / Number: Anthropological Papers No. 58
Tables / Illustrations: 42 b&w tables, figures, and photographs