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- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1998; US$ 66.00
The advent of Franz Boas on the North American scene irrevocably redirected the course of Americanist anthropology. This volume documents the revolutionary character of the theoretical and methodological standpoint introduced by Boas and his first generation of students, among whom linguist Edward Sapir was among the most distinguished. Virtually all... more...
- University of Nebraska Press 2007; US$ 29.95
Presents diverse perspectives on anthropology's history within a global context. This volume features assessments of the careers and legacies of anthropologists Walter Kaudern, Reo Fortune, and Diamond Jenness. Other topics include the history of Iroquoian research, the rise of the New Archaeology in the 1960s, and more. more...
- University of Nebraska Press 2002; US$ 45.00
American anthropology in the late twentieth century interrogated and depicted the worlds of others, past and present, in subtle and incisive ways while increasingly questioning its own authority to do so. Marxist, symbolic, and structuralist thought shaped the fieldwork and conclusions of many researchers around the globe. Practicing anthropology... more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2014; US$ 40.00
Volume 8 of the Histories of Anthropology Annual series, the premier series published in the history of the discipline, explores national anthropological traditions in Britain, the United States, and Europe and follows them into postnational contexts. Contributors reassess the major theorists in twentieth-century anthropology, including the work of... more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2015; US$ 35.00
The Histories of Anthropology Annual series presents diverse perspectives on the discipline?s history within a global context, with a goal of increasing awareness and use of historical approaches in teaching, learning, and doing anthropology. Critical, comparative, analytical, and narrative studies involving all aspects and subfields of anthropology... more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2016; US$ 40.00
The Histories of Anthropology Annual presents localized perspectives on the discipline?s history within a global context, with a goal of increasing awareness and use of historical approaches in teaching, learning, and conducting anthropology. This tenth volume of the series, Local Knowledge, Global Stage , examines worldwide historical trends of... more...
- University of Alabama Press 2010; US$ 34.95
For two and a half centuries, Philadelphians have been actively involved in archaeological research. In particular, three vital and venerable cultural institutions?the American Philosophical Society (founded 1743), the Academy of Natural Sciences (founded 1812), and the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania (founded 1893)?have nurtured... more...