Books in category Social Science – Anthropology

  • Trouble with Culture The

    Trouble with Culture, The
    F. Allan Hanson

    How the computer revolution can ease polarization and help calm the culture wars.

  • Comparative Studies in Kinship

    Comparative Studies in Kinship
    Jack Goody

    Against the background of the problems involved in the comparative study of human society, the essays in this book show the comparative ideal in practice, which combines elements from both sociology and anthropology.

  • The Education of Henry Adams

    The Education of Henry Adams
    Henry Adams

    Pulitzer Prize-winning work by distinguished historian recounts search for order in a chaotic world. "A book of unique richness, of unforgettable comment and challenging thought . . ." — The New York Times.

  • Bioarchaeology

    Clark Spencer Larsen

    This is the first comprehensive synthesis of the emerging field of bioarchaeology.

  • Meadows Of Gold

    Meadows Of Gold

    First published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

  • Consuming Angels

    Consuming Angels
    Lori Anne Loeb

    Stylishly written and featuring 73 reproductions, this book shows how ads used the hedonistic aspects of Victorian culture to sell their wares, glorified consumerism, and mythologized the middle-class life.

  • Anthropological Approaches to the Study of Religion

    Anthropological Approaches to the Study of Religion
    Michael Banton

    Chapters in this book include: · Religion as a Cultural System (Clifford Geertz) · Colour Classification in Ndembu Religion (Victor W. Turner) · Religion: Problems of Definition and Explanation (Melford E. Spiro) · Fathers, Elders and …

  • Reliability and Validity in Qualitative Research

    Reliability and Validity in Qualitative Research
    Jerome Kirk, Marc L. Miller, Marc Louis Miller

    Kirk and Miller define what is — and what is not — qualitative research.

  • Intellectuals and Politics in Post War France

    Intellectuals and Politics in Post-War France
    D. Drake

    David Drake examines the political commitment of intellectuals in France from Sartre and Camus to Bernard-Henri Lévy and Bourdieu.

  • Lifeworlds

    Michael Jackson

    4e de couv.: Michael Jackson's Lifeworlds is a masterful collection of essays, the culmination of a career of exploring the relationship between anthropology and philosophy.

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