Contemporary Issues in Socio-cultural Anthropology
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Pages: 328
Authors: Barbara Plankensteiner, Stefan Khittel, Maria Six-Hohenbalken
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Pages: 352
Authors: Peter Ruggendorfer, Hubert D. Szemethy
Categories: Archaeologists
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Böhlau Verlag Wien

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Non-humans in Social Science
Language: en
Pages: 314
Authors: Petr Gibas, Karolína Pauknerová, Marco Stella
Categories: Animals
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-01 - Publisher: Pavel Mervart

Ideas of dead, inert space, non-living, machinelike reflexive controlled bodies and passive, meaningless things are very modern. At the very heart of the program of modernity, resource exploitation and consumption is the idea that non-humans have no agency – they are simply resources to be manipulated and exploited at our
The SAGE Handbook of Social Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 1184
Authors: Richard Fardon, Oliva Harris, Trevor H J Marchand, Cris Shore, Veronica Strang, Richard Wilson, Mark Nuttall
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-25 - Publisher: SAGE

In two volumes, the SAGE Handbook of Social Anthropology provides the definitive overview of contemporary research in the discipline. It explains the what, where, and how of current and anticipated work in Social Anthropology. With 80 authors, contributing more than 60 chapters, this is the most comprehensive and up-to-date statement
Anthropology Matters
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Authors: Shirley A. Fedorak
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-13 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

The second edition of this popular text has been updated throughout and includes four new chapters on language revitalization, social media and social revolutions, human migration, and the role of NGOs in international development practice.