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The Theft of History
Cambridge University Press (2007)
£14.99

Jack Goody extends his influential critique of the pervasive eurocentric biases of western...

Metals, Culture and Capitalism: An Essay on the Origins of the Modern World

Metals, Culture and Capitalism

An Essay on the Origins of the Modern World

Cambridge University Press (2012)
£19.50

A landmark exploration of the role of metals across Europe and Asia from the Bronze Age to the...

Cooking, Cuisine and Class: A Study in Comparative Sociology

Cooking, Cuisine and Class

A Study in Comparative Sociology

Cambridge University Press (1982)
£21.50

The preparation, serving and eating of food are common features of all human societies, and have...

Islam in Europe
Wiley (2013)
£17.27

This vigorously argued book reveals the central role that Islam has played in European history....

The Expansive Moment: The rise of Social Anthropology in Britain and Africa 1918–1970

The Expansive Moment

The rise of Social Anthropology in Britain and Africa 1918–1970

Cambridge University Press (1995)
£26.99

Jack Goody's analysis of the history and ideology of social anthropology in Britain and Africa.

The Eurasian Miracle
Wiley (2013)
£17.27

The idea of long-term European dominance is characteristic of most evolutionary theories of human...

Capitalism and Modernity: The Great Debate
Wiley (2013)
£17.27

This important new book investigates how the West attained its current position of economic and...

Death and the Ancestors: A Study of the Mortuary Customs of the LoDagaa of West Africa

Death and the Ancestors

A Study of the Mortuary Customs of the LoDagaa of West Africa

Taylor and Francis (2013)
£35.99

Deliberately considering relevant theories put forward by earlier writers and examining them in the...

Myth, Ritual and the Oral
Cambridge University Press (2010)
£18.50

Jack Goody, one of the world's most distinguished anthropologists, returns to the related themes of...

The Character of Kinship
Cambridge University Press (1975)
£26.99

A collection of specially commissioned essays dealing with general aspects of kinship, family and...