According to this article’s authoress, the wedding ceremonial in present-day societies has lost tradition’s fixed pattern, even though it still keeps the competitive element and spectacular point of view. As a matter of fact, in European popular tradition wedding is always considered as a representation and a play with a happy ending. In the article the authoress re-propose to study one of the most spectacular and dramatic form of engagement called “Mock bride”.
|Translated title of the contribution||[Autom. eng. transl.] The fight for the bride|
|Number of pages||13|
|Journal||STUDI DI SOCIOLOGIA|
|Publication status||Published - 2004|
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