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Discovering Nature: Globalization and Environmental Culture in China and Taiwan

Discovering Nature

Globalization and Environmental Culture in China and Taiwan

Cambridge University Press (2006)
AU$30.80

A description of the transformations in Chinese and Taiwanese responses to the environment across...

Civil Life, Globalization and Political Change in Asia: Organizing between Family and State
Taylor and Francis (2004)
AU$73.24

Academics and policy makers have grown increasingly interested in the ways that non-governmental...

It Happens Among People: Resonances and Extensions of the Work of Fredrik Barth

It Happens Among People

Resonances and Extensions of the Work of Fredrik Barth

Berghahn Books (2019)
AU$50.11

Written by eleven leading anthropologists from around the world, this volume extends the insights of...

How Things Count as the Same: Memory, Mimesis, and Metaphor
Oxford University Press (2018)
AU$100.22

What counts as the same? This simple question forms the core of how we constitute ourselves as...

Religion and Charity: The Social Life of Goodness in Chinese Societies

Religion and Charity

The Social Life of Goodness in Chinese Societies

Cambridge University Press (2017)
AU$110.00

This book challenges our assumptions about morality by explaining how industrialized philanthropy...

Ritual and Its Consequences: An Essay on the Limits of Sincerity

Ritual and Its Consequences

An Essay on the Limits of Sincerity

Oxford University Press (2008)
AU$32.87

This pioneering, interdisciplinary work shows how rituals allow us to live in a perennially...