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After Kinship
Cambridge University Press (2003)

An approachable and original view of the past, present, and future of kinship in anthropology.

A New Anthropology of Islam
Cambridge University Press (2012)

This powerful, accessible new study explores the contributions that anthropology has made to the...

Witchcraft, Sorcery, Rumors and Gossip
Cambridge University Press (2003)

This book demonstrates the role gossip plays in accusations of witchcraft and in widespread social...

The Anthropology of Texts, Persons and Publics
Cambridge University Press (2007)

A thought-provoking study of the relationship between verbal and oral texts and their role in...

The Subject of Virtue: An Anthropology of Ethics and Freedom

The Subject of Virtue

An Anthropology of Ethics and Freedom

Cambridge University Press (2013)

A clearly written, sophisticated summary of and prospectus for a flourishing current field of...

Anthropology and the Cognitive Challenge
Cambridge University Press (2012)

One of the world's most distinguished anthropologists proposes that cognitive science enriches,...

An Anthropology of Ethics
Cambridge University Press (2011)

Through critical revision of Foucault's investigation of ethics, Faubion develops an original...

The Concept of Action
Cambridge University Press (2017)

A new theory of human behaviour, with three core ingredients: language, interaction, and social...

Anthropology and Economy
Cambridge University Press (2016)

Comparative and critical, Anthropology and Economy offers a uniquely cross-cultural view of economy.

The Ontological Turn: An Anthropological Exposition
Cambridge University Press (2017)

This book provides the first systematic presentation of anthropology's 'ontological turn', placing...