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- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95
The historization of anthropology has entailed a radically new view upon history and the nature of history. This collection of papers from the first conference of the newly formed European Association of Social Anthropologists demonstrate how ways of thinking about history are important features of any production of history, and how cultural concepts... more...
- Aarhus University Press 2004; US$ 19.88
Kulturbegrebet trænger sig på. Det er ikke længere forbeholdt de få at udtale sig om kultur, fordi globalisering, migrationer og højteknologisk kommunikation har konfronteret de fleste med billeder af og viden om helt andre måder at leve på. Kultur er blevet et af de globale begreber, der bruges til at forstå verdens mangfoldighed med.Kultur knytter... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 125.00
On the basis of empirical studies, this book explores nature as an integral part of the social worlds conventionally studied by anthropologists. The book may be read as a form of scholarly "edgework," resisting institutional divisions and conceptual routines in the interest of exploring new modalities of anthropological knowledge making. The present... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 46.95
The postmodernist critique of Objectivism, Realism and Essentialism has somewhat shattered the foundations of anthropology, seriously questioning the legitimacy of studying others. By confronting the critique and turning it into a vital part of the anthropological debate, A Passage to Anthropology provides a rigorous discussion of central theoretical... more...
- Routledge 1994; US$ 46.95
Tracing the process from the fieldwork to the analysis of results, this book demonstrates how the ethnographer arrives at an understanding not only of `culture' and `society', but also of the ways in which cultures and societies evolve. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 43.95
Culture has been subject to critical debate in anthropology during the past decade and this is related to a shift in emphasis from the bounded local culture to transnational cultural flows. At the same time that cultural mobility is being emphasized, the people studied by anthropologists are recasting culture as a place of belonging as they construct... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 125.00
Drawing on a combination of perspectives from diverse fields, this volume offers an anthropological study of climate change and the ways in which people attempt to predict its local implications, showing how the processes of knowledge making among lay people and experts are not only comparable but also deeply entangled. Through analysis of predictive... more...