New York: Peter Lang, 1992. Paperback. xvp., 247p., illustrated with a few tables, softbound in 9x6 inch glossy blue & white wraps, an as-new copy signed by author Shieh with a brief presentation inscription datelined 1993. Completely sound, clean and unmarked (except by Shieh). American university studies, series XI - Anthropology and Sociology vol. 60.