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  • Power, Prayer and Production
    474 kr

    Power, Prayer and Production
    av Olga F. Linares

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040358
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    The Jola (Diola) are intensive wet-rice cultivators in the Lower Casamance region of Senegal. In this study, the author examines the reasons behind startling contrasts in the organization of agricultural tasks among three Jola communities located wi…

  • Power, Prayer and Production
    642 kr

    Power, Prayer and Production
    av Olga F. Linares

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521401326
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    In this study, the author examines the reasons behind startling contrasts in the organization of agricultural tasks among three Jola communities.

  • Property, Production, and Family in Neckarhausen, 1700-1870
    1.144 kr

    Property, Production, and Family in Neckarhausen, 1700-1870
    av David Warren Sabean

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521385381
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    This landmark study of family relations in a village in southern Germany is the product of deep reflection on anthropological approaches to historical problems. David Sabean is concerned to recover the tenor of marital relationships within a particu…

  • Social Inequality in a Portuguese Hamlet
    559 kr

    Social Inequality in a Portuguese Hamlet
    av Brian Juan O'Neill

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040426
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    The traditional image of northern Iberian mountain settlements is that they are largely egalitarian, homogeneous, and survivals of archaic forms of 'agrarian collectivism'. In this book, based both on extensive fieldwork and detailed study of local…

  • Social Inequality in a Portuguese Hamlet
    827 kr

    Social Inequality in a Portuguese Hamlet
    av Brian Juan O'Neill

    Inbunden - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521322843
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    Based both on extensive fieldwork and detailed study of local records, O'Neill offers a different perspective to the traditional image of northern Iberian mountain settlements.

  • The Little Czech and the Great Czech Nation
    488 kr

    The Little Czech and the Great Czech Nation
    av Ladislav Holy

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521555845
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    When Ladislav Holy precipitately left Czechoslovakia for the UK in 1968 he was already one of the leading anthropologists in Central Europe. In the following decades he made important field studies in Africa. Since 1986 he has been engaged in resear…

  • The Sacred Void
    1.156 kr

    The Sacred Void
    av David Parkin

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521404662
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    In this innovative study, David Parkin shows how indigenous African rites and beliefs may be reworked to accommodate a variety of economic systems, new spatial and ecological relations between communities, and the locally variable influences of Isla…

  • The Sacred Void
    401 kr

    The Sacred Void
    av David Parkin

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521024983
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    In this innovative study, David Parkin shows how indigenous African rites and beliefs may be reworked to accommodate a variety of economic systems, new spatial and ecological relations between communities, and the locally variable influences of Isla…

  • Power and Intimacy in the Christian Philippines
    642 kr

    Power and Intimacy in the Christian Philippines
    av Fenella Cannell

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521641470
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  • Power and Intimacy in the Christian Philippines
    453 kr

    Power and Intimacy in the Christian Philippines
    av Fenella Cannell

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521646222
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    What kind of reciprocity exists between unequal partners? How can a ‘culture’ which makes no attempt to defend unchanging traditions be understood as such? In the Christian Philippines, inequalities - global and local - are negotiated th…

  • Fifteen Generations of Bretons
    224 kr

    Fifteen Generations of Bretons
    av Martine Segalen

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521333696
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    This study traces the effects of economic changes on a community of Breton peasants followed over fifteen generations.

  • Fifteen Generations of Bretons
    437 kr

    Fifteen Generations of Bretons
    av Martine Segalen

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040556
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    The Bigouden region in south-west Brittany may appear to be extremely 'traditional', but over the centuries it has witnessed much social and economic change, with the introduction of commercial fishing and a canning industry in the 1880s and, more r…

  • Quiet Days in Burgundy
    1.156 kr

    Quiet Days in Burgundy
    av Marc Abeles

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521383028
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    This ethnographic study of political life in the department of the Yonne, in the Burgundy region, explores a still richly Balzacian provincial world. The author, a French anthropologist, has extensive field experience in Ethiopia. Deploying the insi…

  • Quiet Days in Burgundy
    401 kr

    Quiet Days in Burgundy
    av Marc Abeles

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040877
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    This ethnographic study of political life in the department of the Yonne, in the Burgundy region, explores a still richly Balzacian provincial world. The author, a French anthropologist, has extensive field experience in Ethiopia. Deploying the insi…

  • Native Lords of Quito in the Age of the Incas
    377 kr

    Native Lords of Quito in the Age of the Incas
    av Frank Salomon

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040495
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    By the time of Columbus, the people of Ecuador's tropical highlands had created small but remarkably complex and interlinked political societies. These small societies for many years proved able to fight off the overwhelming might of the Inca state.…

  • Native Lords of Quito in the Age of the Incas
    704 kr

    Native Lords of Quito in the Age of the Incas
    av Frank Salomon

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521302999
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    In this study Frank Salomon draws on large stores of sources to reconstruct the political and economic institutions of pre-Inca societies.

  • Elite Politics in Rural India
    304 kr

    Elite Politics in Rural India
    av Anthony T. Carter

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040693
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    A study of the system of political stratification and the pattern of political alliances in rural Western Maharashtra. Based on fieldwork in a large village, a nearby market town and taluka headquarters, and political institutions in the surrounding…

  • Overlooking Nazareth
    430 kr

    Overlooking Nazareth
    av Dan Rabinowitz

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521564953
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    A sophisticated and engaging ethnographic account of the Palestinian citizens of Israel, and the first since the 1970s, Overlooking Nazareth examines specific situations of friction, conflict and co-operation in Natzerat Illit. This Israeli new town…

  • Overlooking Nazareth
    612 kr

    Overlooking Nazareth
    av Dan Rabinowitz

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521563611
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    An ethnographic account, examining specific situations of friction, conflict and co-operation between Palestinians and Israelis.

  • Social Reproduction and History in Melanesia
    827 kr

    Social Reproduction and History in Melanesia
    av Robert John Foster

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521480307
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    A study of mortuary rites in the Tanga Islands, Papua New Guinea.

  • Cinema and the Urban Poor in South India
    437 kr

    Cinema and the Urban Poor in South India
    av Sara Dickey

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040075
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    This study of the Indian cinema is concerned particularly with cinema-goers in Madurai, a city in Tamil Nadu, South India. Sara Dickey reviews the history of Tamil film, explains the structure of the industry, and presents the perspective of the fil…

  • Cinema and the Urban Poor in South India
    458 kr

    Cinema and the Urban Poor in South India
    av Sara Dickey

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521440844
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    This study of the Indian cinema is concerned particularly with cinema-goers in Madurai, a city in Tamil Nadu, South India.

  • People of the Zongo
    510 kr

    People of the Zongo
    av Enid Schildkrout

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040532
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    Dr Schildkrout probes questions of ethnicity, religion, cultural change and the African national identity in this study of the immigrant community of Kumasi, Ghana's second largest city. She compares first- and second-generation immigrants - those b…

  • Mangrove Man
    1.000 kr

    Mangrove Man
    av David Lipset

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521564342
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    This book is the first modern ethnography of the Murik, a relatively large and important community settled on the Sepik River estuary in Papua New Guinea, and the only book of a non-Western culture drawing on the conceptual framework of the Russian…

  • Mangrove Man
    372 kr

    Mangrove Man
    av David Lipset

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521564359
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    This book is the first modern ethnography of the Murik, a relatively large and important community settled on the Sepik River estuary in Papua New Guinea, and the only book of a non-Western culture drawing on the conceptual framework of the Russian…

  • Priests, Witches and Power
    352 kr

    Priests, Witches and Power
    av Maia Green

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040273
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    In the aftermath of colonial mission, Christianity has come to have widespread acceptance in Southern Tanzania. In this book, Maia Green explores contemporary Catholic practice in a rural community of Southern Tanzania. Setting the adoption of Chris…

  • Priests, Witches and Power
    742 kr

    Priests, Witches and Power
    av Maia Green

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521621892
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    In the aftermath of colonial mission, Christianity has come to have widespread acceptance in Southern Tanzania. In this book, Maia Green explores contemporary Catholic practice in a rural community of Southern Tanzania. Setting the adoption of Chris…

  • Strategies and Norms in a Changing Matrilineal Society
    1.119 kr

    Strategies and Norms in a Changing Matrilineal Society
    av Ladislav Holy

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521303002
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    The theme of this book is the analysis of the changes that have occurred in the kinship patterns of the Toka of South Zambia as a result of a shift in their form of production from hoe agriculture to ox-drawn ploughing. Dr Holy uses the rich, detail…

  • Strategies and Norms in a Changing Matrilineal Society
    340 kr

    Strategies and Norms in a Changing Matrilineal Society
    av Ladislav Holy

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521024327
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    The theme of this book is the analysis of the changes that have occurred in the kinship patterns of the Toka of South Zambia as a result of a shift in their form of production from hoe agriculture to ox-drawn ploughing. Dr Holy uses the rich, detail…

  • Making of Great Men
    704 kr

    Making of Great Men
    av Maurice Godelier

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521259170
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    This book presents a detailed account of the lives of the Baruya, a tribal society in highlands of Papua New Guinea and will interest scholars and students of anthropology.

  • The Making of the Modern Greek Family
    401 kr

    The Making of the Modern Greek Family
    av Paul Sant Cassia

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521028264
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    This 1991 study deals with a specific set of institutions in nineteenth-century Athens. Relying on matrimonial contracts, travellers' accounts, memoirs and popular literature, the authors show how distinctive forms of marriage, kinship and property…

  • The Making of the Modern Greek Family
    1.205 kr

    The Making of the Modern Greek Family
    av Paul Sant Cassia

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521400817
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    This 1991 study deals with a specific set of institutions in nineteenth-century Athens. Relying on matrimonial contracts, travellers' accounts, memoirs and popular literature, the authors show how distinctive forms of marriage, kinship and property…

  • The Majangir
    304 kr

    The Majangir
    av Jack Stauder

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040853
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    The Majangir live on the thickly forested slopes of the south-western edge of the Ethiopian plateau, between the Anuak of the plains and the Galla of the highlands. Their way of life is markedly different from that of their neighbours, and is well a…

  • Bartered Brides
    450 kr

    Bartered Brides
    av Nancy Tapper

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521024679
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    Bartered Brides is a detailed study of marriage among the Maduzai, a tribal society in Afghan Turkistan. It is the first study of the area which looks in depth at both the domestic aspects of marriage and its relation to the productive and reproduct…

  • Bartered Brides
    1.278 kr

    Bartered Brides
    av Nancy Tapper

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521381581
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    Bartered Brides is a detailed study of marriage among the Maduzai, a tribal society in Afghan Turkistan. It is the first study of the area which looks in depth at both the domestic aspects of marriage and its relation to the productive and reproduct…

  • Stealing People's Names
    1.009 kr

    Stealing People's Names
    av Simon J. Harrison

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521385046
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    Among the people of Avatip, a community in the Sepik region of Papua New Guinea, the most prestigious and valued forms of wealth are personal names. In this intriguing study, Simon Harrison analyses the significance of names in the context of Avatip…

  • Stealing People's Names
    340 kr

    Stealing People's Names
    av Simon J. Harrison

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521026475
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    Among the people of Avatip, a community in the Sepik region of Papua New Guinea, the most prestigious and valued forms of wealth are personal names. In this intriguing study, Simon Harrison analyses the significance of names in the context of Avatip…

  • Honor and Grace in Anthropology
    766 kr

    Honor and Grace in Anthropology
    av J. G. Peristiany, Julian Pitt-Rivers, J. G. Peristiany

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521390552
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  • The Huli Response to Illness
    328 kr

    The Huli Response to Illness
    av Stephen Frankel

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521619660
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    Dr Frankel's study of the rapid transformation of traditional medical care among the Huli of New Guinea by Western treatments strikingly combines the methods of social anthropology and epidemiology. Until the 1950s the Huli used only their own form…

  • In the Society of Nature
    453 kr

    In the Society of Nature
    av Philippe Descola

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521574679
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    The Achuar Indians live in the remote forest reaches of the Upper Amazon and have developed sophisticated strategies of resource management. Philippe Descola, who has gathered material over several years of fieldwork, documents their rich knowledge…

  • In the Society of Nature
    1.000 kr

    In the Society of Nature
    av Philippe Descola

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521411035
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    The Achuar Indians live in the remote forest reaches of the Upper Amazon and have developed sophisticated strategies of resource management. Philippe Descola, who has gathered material over several years of fieldwork, documents their rich knowledge…

  • The Anthropological Circle
    244 kr

    The Anthropological Circle
    av Marc Auge

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521285483
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    Anthropology is both outside of history and within it. Histories of anthropology tend to summarise particular authors' intellectual differences; but, as Marc Auge argues in this book, first published in English in 1982, these differences may in fact…

  • Pathology and Identity
    1.265 kr

    Pathology and Identity
    av Roland Littlewood

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521384278
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    The first new religion in the Caribbean since Rastafari, the Earth People draw on West African sources, assert a renascent African identity, and celebrate female creativity. They argue that Black people are the guardians of a natural environment, wh…

  • Pathology and Identity
    474 kr

    Pathology and Identity
    av Roland Littlewood

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521026154
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    The first new religion in the Caribbean since Rastafari, the Earth People draw on West African sources, assert a renascent African identity, and celebrate female creativity. They argue that Black people are the guardians of a natural environment, wh…

  • Casting out Anger
    304 kr

    Casting out Anger
    av Grace Gredys Harris

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040846
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    This account of an East African religion as it was during the 1950s discusses a variety of issues in the study of religion, within the context of case materials and other field data. The Taita people of southern Kenya called their religion Butasi af…

  • Australian Kin Classification
    668 kr

    Australian Kin Classification
    av Harold W. Scheffler

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040525
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    This study aims to resolve the century-old debate about the nature of Australian aboriginal societies and the comparability of their structures with the structures of other tribal and kinship-based societies. It begins with a critical evaluation and…

  • Australian Kin Classification
    581 kr

    Australian Kin Classification
    av Harold W. Scheffler

    Inbunden - 1978 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521219068
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    This study aims to resolve the century-old debate about the nature of Australian aboriginal societies.

  • Power and Religiosity in a Post-Colonial Setting
    486 kr

    Power and Religiosity in a Post-Colonial Setting
    av R. L. Stirrat

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521026505
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    Over the past few decades a series of Catholic shrines have sprung up in Sri Lanka which draw hundreds of pilgrims. Although best known as centres for the exorcism of the demonically possessed, their miraculous efficacy also extends to helping peopl…

  • Power and Religiosity in a Post-Colonial Setting
    1.119 kr

    Power and Religiosity in a Post-Colonial Setting
    av R. L. Stirrat

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521415552
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    Over the past few decades a series of Catholic shrines have sprung up in Sri Lanka which draw hundreds of pilgrims. Although best known as centres for the exorcism of the demonically possessed, their miraculous efficacy also extends to helping peopl…

  • People and the State
    519 kr

    People and the State
    av A. F. Robertson

    Inbunden - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521265492
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    This book looks at the rise, during this century, of planned development.

  • Making of the Basque Nation
    488 kr

    Making of the Basque Nation
    av Marianne Heiberg

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521361033
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    Set against the historical background of Spain's unification as a modern state, this book is a study of Basque nationalism.

  • The Political Organization of Unyamwezi
    328 kr

    The Political Organization of Unyamwezi
    av R. G. Abrahams

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040594
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    A detailed study of the political organization in an important area of Tanzania shortly before Independence. Unyamwezi covers 35,000 square miles and has a population of 400,000. Dr Abrahams outlines the social and economic framework and examines th…

  • Religion and Custom in a Muslim Society
    474 kr

    Religion and Custom in a Muslim Society
    av Ladislav Holy

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521024969
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    Among the Berti of Northern Darfur (Sudan), as among many Muslim societies, the formal religious practices are predominantly the concern of men, while local, unorthodox customary rituals are performed mainly by women. It is usual to dismiss such loc…

  • Religion and Custom in a Muslim Society
    1.119 kr

    Religion and Custom in a Muslim Society
    av Ladislav Holy

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521394857
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    Among the Berti of Northern Darfur (Sudan), as among many Muslim societies, the formal religious practices are predominantly the concern of men, while local, unorthodox customary rituals are performed mainly by women. It is usual to dismiss such loc…

  • Education and Identity in Rural France
    949 kr

    Education and Identity in Rural France
    av Deborah Reed-Danahay

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521483124
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    Drawing on an ethnographic study of a remote farming community in the Auvergne, Dr Reed-Danahay challenges conventional views about the operation of the French school system. She demonstrates how parents and children subvert and resist the ideologic…

  • Education and Identity in Rural France
    340 kr

    Education and Identity in Rural France
    av Deborah Reed-Danahay

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521616171
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    Drawing on an ethnographic study of a remote farming community in the Auvergne, Dr Reed-Danahay challenges conventional views about the operation of the French school system. She demonstrates how parents and children subvert and resist the ideologic…

  • Individual and Society in Guiana
    392 kr

    Individual and Society in Guiana
    av Peter Riviere

    Inbunden - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521264532
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    The Amerindian peoples of Guiana have long been recognized as forming a distinct variety of the tropical forest culture.

  • The Cultural Relations of Classification
    1.278 kr

    The Cultural Relations of Classification
    av Roy Ellen

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521431149
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    Ethnobiology is concerned with the social and cultural transformation of biological knowledge. Roy Ellen, who has worked among the Nuaulu people of eastern Indonesia for more than twenty years, argues here that ethnobiology is a key theoretical area…

  • The Bedouin of Cyrenaica
    559 kr

    The Bedouin of Cyrenaica
    av Emrys L. Peters

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040464
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    Emrys Peters studied the Bedouin of Libya for more than thirty years. The handful of articles published during his lifetime were widely admired and are still essential reading for anthropologists. He left further significant papers unpublished at hi…

  • The Bedouin of Cyrenaica
    1.278 kr

    The Bedouin of Cyrenaica
    av Emrys L. Peters

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521385619
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    Emrys Peters studied the Bedouin of Libya for more than thirty years. The handful of articles published during his lifetime were widely admired and are still essential reading for anthropologists. He left further significant papers unpublished at hi…

  • Hunters and Herders of Southern Africa
    896 kr

    Hunters and Herders of Southern Africa
    av Alan Barnard

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521411882
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    The Khoisan are a cluster of southern African peoples, including the famous Bushmen or San ‘hunters’, the Khoekhoe ‘herders’ (in the past called ‘Hottentots’), and the Damara, also a herding people. Most Khoisan l…

  • Hunters and Herders of Southern Africa
    395 kr

    Hunters and Herders of Southern Africa
    av Alan Barnard

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521428651
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    The Khoisan are a cluster of southern African peoples, including the famous Bushmen or San ‘hunters’, the Khoekhoe ‘herders’ (in the past called ‘Hottentots’), and the Damara, also a herding people. Most Khoisan l…

  • Tradition and Modernity in the Mediterranean
    1.046 kr

    Tradition and Modernity in the Mediterranean
    av Vassos Argyrou

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521560955
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    The subject of Vassos Argyrou’s study is modernisation, as reflected in the changing nature of wedding celebrations in Cyprus over two generations from the 1930s to the present day. He argues that modernisation is not a secular, progressive pr…

  • Tradition and Modernity in the Mediterranean
    328 kr

    Tradition and Modernity in the Mediterranean
    av Vassos Argyrou

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521619844
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    The subject of Vassos Argyrou's study is modernisation, as reflected in the changing nature of wedding celebrations in Cyprus over two generations from the 1930s to the present day. He argues that modernisation is not a secular, progressive process,…

  • Marriage Among a Matrilineal Elite
    304 kr

    Marriage Among a Matrilineal Elite
    av Christine Oppong

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521093187
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    A study of conjugal and kin relationships in a group of urban, educated West Africans, Akan Senior Civil Servants in Accra. As well as representing a contribution to the growing body of data on marriage and family life in West Africa, the book is an…

  • Fish People
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    Fish People
    av Jean E. Jackson

    Inbunden - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521239219
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  • A Place of their Own
    1.009 kr

    A Place of their Own
    av Ray Abrahams

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521381000
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    Based on field research in eastern Finland not far from the Russian border, this book is an account of the main features of rural society in the area. It pays detailed attention to the adaptability of farming families in a rapidly changing world. Su…

  • A Place of their Own
    328 kr

    A Place of their Own
    av Ray Abrahams

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521026451
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    An account of the main features of rural society of eastern Finland which pays attention to the adaptability of farming families in a rapidly changing world. Two major themes of the book are the relation between law and custom and the complex interl…

  • Belonging in the Two Berlins
    581 kr

    Belonging in the Two Berlins
    av John Borneman

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521427159
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    Belonging in the two Berlins is an ethnographic investigation into the meaning of German selfhood during the Cold War. Taking the practices of everyday life in the divided Berlin as his point of departure, Borneman shows how ideas of kin, state, and…

  • From Blessing to Violence
    704 kr

    From Blessing to Violence
    av Maurice Bloch

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521306393
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  • People of the Sea
    1.046 kr

    People of the Sea
    av Rita Astuti

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521433501
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    The Vezo a fishing people of western Madagascar, are known as ‘the people who struggle with the sea’. Dr Astuti explores their identity showing that it is established through what people do rather than being determined by descent. Vezo i…

  • People of the Sea
    437 kr

    People of the Sea
    av Rita Astuti

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521024730
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    The Vezo, a fishing people of western Madagascar, are known as 'the people who struggle with the sea'. Dr Astuti explores their identity showing that it is established through what people do rather than being determined by descent. Vezo identity is…

  • Spirits of Protest
    268 kr

    Spirits of Protest
    av Peter Fry

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040754
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    In this study, Peter Fry describes and analyses spirit-mediumship amongst a community of Zezuru people living near Salisbury in Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe). He examines the belief system which underpins spirit-mediumship and the basis of the medium…

  • Spirits of Protest
    171 kr

    Spirits of Protest
    av Peter Fry

    Inbunden - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521210522
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    In this study, Peter Fry describes and analyses spirit-mediumship amongst a community of Zezuru people living near Salisbury in Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe).

  • The Making of the Basque Nation
    486 kr

    The Making of the Basque Nation
    av Marianne Heiberg

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040280
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    Set against the historical background of Spain's unification as a modern state, this book is a study of a complex, frequently violent, political phenomenon - Basque nationalism - which after ninety years continues to constitute a major challenge to…

  • Women and Property in Morocco
    328 kr

    Women and Property in Morocco
    av Vanessa Maher

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521040419
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    This is a study of the effects of 'modernization' on the social and economic world of women in Morocco. Vanessa Maher suggests that three systems of social stratification modify one another: a system of classes based on relation to the means of prod…

  • Day of Shining Red
    424 kr

    Day of Shining Red
    av Gilbert Lewis

    Inbunden - 1980 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521222785
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    The question how the anthropologist can justify interpretations of customs which go beyond those offered by the people themselves runs through this book.