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  • Among friends?by Agnes Brandt

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 37.84

    Freundschaft verbindet. Wie die Autorin zeigt, gilt dies im antiken Griechenland ebenso wie im heutigen Neuseeland. Basierend auf stationären Feldforschungsaufenthalten in Neuseeland widmet sich die ethnographische Fallstudie den lokalspezifischen Konzeptionen und Alltagspraktiken von Freundschaft in ihrem weiteren gesellschaftlichen Kontext. Vor dem... more...

  • Analysis of Cultural Differences in Dubaiby Danina Reiser

    BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2011; US$ 19.86

    Hauptbeschreibung Over the years Dubai has become a cultural melting pot as people go there pursuing career and prosperity. To work and live in such an inhomogeneous environment can be very challenging due to different cultural expectations and values. Only if these differences are acknowledged for what they are, people will coexist harmoniously.... more...

  • And Along Came Boasby Regna Darnell

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1998; US$ 180.00

    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...

  • Anthropologyby Joy Hendry; Jane Urquhart

    Oneworld Publications 2012; US$ 14.95

    In this illuminating tour of humanity, Joy Hendry and Simon Underdown reveal the origins of our species, and the fabric of human society, through the discipline of anthropology. Via fascinating case studies and discoveries, they unravel our understanding of human behaviours and beliefs, including how witchcraft has been used to justify misfortune,... more...

  • Anthropology in Theoryby Henrietta L. Moore; Todd Sanders

    Wiley 2013; US$ 68.95

    This second edition of the widely praised Anthropology in Theory: Issues in Epistemology , features a variety of updates, revisions, and new readings in its comprehensive presentation of issues in the history of anthropological theory and epistemology over the past century. Provides a comprehensive selection of 60 readings and an insightful... more...

  • Anthropology of Latin America and the Caribbeanby Harry Sanabria

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 101.95

    The first single-authored comprehensive introduction to major contemporary research trends, issues, and debates on the anthropology of Latin America and the Caribbean.  The text provides wide and historically informed coverage of key facets of Latin American and Caribbean societies and their cultural and historical development as well as the roles... more...

  • Back In Time For Dinnerby Mary Gwynn

    Transworld 2015; US$ 31.98

    Do you remember the arrival of the fish finger, the rise and fall of Angel Delight, Vesta curries and Wimpy hamburgers? Did you own a fondue set or host a Tupperware party, or were you starving yourself on the Cabbage Soup Diet? Was life always too short to stuff a mushroom? And what was the point of Nouvelle Cuisine? There has been a revolution in... more...

  • Batik: Traditional Textiles of Indonesiaby Rudolf Smend; Donald Harper

    Tuttle Publishing 2016; US$ 29.95

    Batik occupies a special place in Indonesian culture. Each fabric has a rich story to tellas a reflection of the nation's religious beliefs, sophisticated court cultures and cosmopolitan history. The extraordinary textiles in this book are from the collections of Rudolf Smend and Donald Harper. Most date from the period 1880 to 1930 when the art... more...

  • Befehl verweigert und Ungnade erlitten?by Werner Meyer

    BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2014; US$ 13.54

    Friedrich August Ludwig von der Marwitz setzte seinem Onkel Johann Friedrich Adolph einen Gedenkstein mit den Worten ?wählte Ungnade, wo Gehorsam nicht Ehre brachte?. Denn dieser soll während des Siebenjährigen Krieges den Befehl Friedrichs II., das sächsische Schloss Hubertusburg zu plündern, als ehrverletzend verweigert haben und deswegen in Ungnade... more...

  • Bestattungby Lutz Friedrichs

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 11.35

    Die Bestattungskultur hat sich unverkennbar pluralisiert. Der Friedhof verliert seine Monopolstellung. In ungewisser Zeit sind Menschen auf der Suche nach Sinn und Trost. Sie suchen nach neuen Orten der Bestattung und persönlichen Formen der Trauerfeier. Auch in kirchlichen Trauerfeiern soll das »Lieblingslied« der Verstorbenen erklingen. Der aktiven... more...