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  • Interkulturelles Trainingby Christel Kumbruck; Wibke Derboven

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009; US$ 49.99

    Interkulturelle Zusammenarbeit in 5 Schritten, jetzt in der zweiten Auflage! - In einer Welt mit global operierenden Unternehmen und multikulturellen Gesellschaften hat die Fähigkeit, mit Mitarbeitern und Kollegen aus anderen Kulturen erfolgreich zu kommunizieren, existentielle Bedeutung. Diese ?interkulturelle Kompetenz" ist erlernbar und vermittelbar.... more...

  • Anthropologists in Armsby Jr. George R. Lucas

    AltaMira Press 2009; US$ 25.99

    Anthropologists in Arms traces the troubled history of social scientists' collaboration with national military, security, and intelligence organizations and analyzes the moral and ethical debates provoked by the rise of 'military anthropology'?particularly the practice of embedding anthropologists with combat troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. more...

  • Culture in Chaosby Stephen C. Lubkemann

    University of Chicago Press 2010; US$ 30.00

    Fought in the wake of a decade of armed struggle against colonialism, the Mozambican civil war lasted from 1977 to 1992, claiming hundreds of thousands of lives while displacing millions more. As conflicts across the globe span decades and generations, Stephen C. Lubkemann suggests that we need a fresh perspective on war when it becomes the context... more...

  • Anthropology and Global Counterinsurgencyby John D. Kelly; Beatrice Jauregui; Sean T. Mitchell; Jeremy Walton

    University of Chicago Press 2010; US$ 32.00

    Global events of the early twenty-first century have placed new stress on the relationship among anthropology, governance, and war. Facing prolonged insurgency, segments of the U.S. military have taken a new interest in anthropology, prompting intense ethical and scholarly debate. Inspired by these issues, the essays in Anthropology and Global Counterinsurgency... more...

  • The Postcolonial Questionby Iain Chambers; Lidia Curti

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 43.95

    Brings together renowed and emerging critical voices to respond to the questions raised by the concept of the 'post-colonial'. The contributors explore the diverse cultures which are shaping our global future. more...

  • Ancient Germanic Warriorsby Michael P. Speidel

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95

    Presenting a range of evidence for these diverse styles, from Roman art to early medieval bracteate amulets, and from classical texts to Beowulf, the Edda and Icelandic sagas, Professor Speidel here details seventeen different Germanic warriors styles, including berserks, wolf-warriors, club-wielders, long-hairs, ghost warriors and horse-stabbers,... more...

  • Annihilating Differenceby Alexander Laban Hinton

    University of California Press 2002; US$ 15.95

    Genocide is one of the most pressing issues that confronts us today. Its death toll is staggering: over one hundred million dead. Because of their intimate experience in the communities where genocide takes place, anthropologists are uniquely positioned to explain how and why this mass annihilation occurs and the types of devastation genocide causes.... more...

  • Contested Cities in the Modern Westby Professor A.C. Hepburn

    Palgrave Macmillan 2004; US$ 145.00

    Cities are close-knit communities. When rival ethnic groups develop which refuse to concede predominance, deep conflicts may occur. Some have been managed peacefully, as in Brussels and Montreal. Other cases, such as Danzig/Gdansk and Trieste have, more or less forcefully, been resolved in favour of one of the parties. In further cases, such as Belfast... more...

  • The Rape of Troyby Jonathan Gottschall

    Cambridge University Press 2008; US$ 32.00

    A highly innovative study analysing Homeric conflict from the perspective of modern evolutionary biology. more...

  • Bloodtaking and Peacemakingby William Ian Miller

    University of Chicago Press 2009; US$ 29.00

    Dubbed by the New York Times as "one of the most sought-after legal academics in the county," William Ian Miller presents the arcane worlds of the Old Norse studies in a way sure to attract the interest of a wide range of readers. Bloodtaking and Peacemaking delves beneath the chaos and brutality of the Norse world to discover a complex interplay... more...