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Political organization. Political anthropology

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  • The Samburuby Paul Spencer

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 50.95

    The Samburu society of northern Kenya is a gerontocracy in which power rests with the older men. The tribe cling to their traditional way of life despite rapid changes throughout Africa. The author spent more than two years amongst the Samburu: he shows how their values and attitudes are closely interwoven with a social system that resists change. more...

  • The Social Psychology of Ethnic Identityby Maykel Verkuyten

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 49.95

    The central aim of The Social Psychology of Ethnic Identity is to show that social psychology can be used to develop a better understanding of ethnicity and how increased attention to ethnicity can benefit social psychology. more...

  • Welfare, Ethnicity and Altruismby Frank Salter

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 59.95

    This work applies the controversial theory of 'Ethnic Nepotism' to the modern welfare state, exposing profound inconsistencies within ideologies of both left and right regarding ethnicity. more...

  • Contesting Moralitiesby Nannekke Redclift

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 67.95

    This study examines the contemporary explosion of ethical discourse in the public domain and the growing importance of moral rhetoric as an aspect of social relations. more...

  • State and Societyby J. Gledhill; M. T. Larsen; B. Bender

    Routledge 1998; US$ 57.95

    Bringing archaeological research into contact with the work of ethno-historians and anthropologists, these papers analyze the dynamics of political centralization, and resistance to it, in a wide range of historical and geographical contexts. more...

  • Feminist Reviewby The Feminist Review Collective

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 22.95

    Feminist Review is the UK's leading feminist journal. A unique combination of the academic and the activist, it has an acclaimed position within women's studies courses and the women's movement. more...

  • Race and Ethnicityby Stephen Spencer

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 63.95

    Broad-ranging and comprehensive, this incisive new text examines the shifting meanings of 'race' and ethnicity. From Marxist views to post-colonialism, it investigates the attendant debates, issues and analyses within the context of global change. more...

  • Ethnicity and Cultural Authorityby Daniel G. Williams

    Edinburgh University Press 2005; US$ 119.40

    Writing in 1903, W. E. B. Du Bois suggested that the goal for the African-American was ?to be a co-worker in the kingdom of culture'. He was evoking ?culture? as a solution to the divisions within society, thereby adopting, in a very different context, an idea that had been influentially expressed by Matthew Arnold in the 1860s. Du Bois questioned... more...

  • Politics and Ethnicityby Joseph Rudolph

    Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 36.00

    A comparative look at the issue of ethnic politics and conflict using the case studies of France, Czechoslovakia, and Nigeria. more...

  • Concubines and Powerby Heidi J. Nast; Hausatu Abba Ado Bayero

    University of Minnesota Press 2004; US$ 70.50

    The palace of Kano, Nigeria historically housed hundreds of concubines whose influence has been largely overlooked. In Concubines and Power, Heidi J. Nast demonstrates how human-geographical methods can tell us about a place bereft of archaeological work or primary sources. Social forces undoubtedly shaped concubinage, but Nast shows how the women?s... more...