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Audit Cultures: Anthropological Studies in Accountability, Ethics and the Academy

Audit Cultures

Anthropological Studies in Accountability, Ethics and the Academy

Taylor and Francis (2000)

Do audit cultures deliver greater responsibility, or do they stifle creative thought? We are all...

Understanding Rituals
Taylor and Francis (1992)

Understanding Rituals explores how ritual can be understood within the framework of contemporary...

Gendered Anthropology
Taylor and Francis (1993)

In the last three decades, a remarkable degree of progress has occurred in the study of gender...

Social Experience and Anthropological Knowledge
Taylor and Francis (1994)

Anthropology poses an explicit challenge to standard notions of scientific knowledge. It claims to...

Recasting Ritual: Performance, Media, Identity
Taylor and Francis (1998)

Recasting Ritual explores how ritualized action diversifies in response to varying cultural,...

Constructing the Field: Ethnographic Fieldwork in the Contemporary World

Constructing the Field

Ethnographic Fieldwork in the Contemporary World

Taylor and Francis (1999)

Ethnographic fieldwork is traditionally seen as what distinguishes social and cultural anthropology...

Gender, Agency and Change: Anthropological Perspectives

Gender, Agency and Change

Anthropological Perspectives

Taylor and Francis (2000)

In response to global change, people create new opportunities and conditions, and in their responses...

Anthropology of Violence and Conflict
Taylor and Francis (2001)

Anthropology of Violence has only recently developed into a field of research in its own right and...

Civil Society: Challenging Western Models

Civil Society

Challenging Western Models

Taylor and Francis (1996)

Between kinship ties on the one hand and the state on the other, human beings experience a diversity...

Cross-Cultural Approaches to Adoption
Taylor and Francis (2004)

Adoption is currently subject to a great deal of media scrutiny. High-profile cases of international...