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  • The Textual Life of Savantsby Gisli Pálsson

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 46.95

    First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Nature, Culture, and Societyby Gisli Palsson

    Cambridge University Press 2015; US$ 80.00

    Reflecting upon the changing human condition, Palsson addresses various conflated zones of life at particular times and scales. more...

  • Nature and Societyby Philippe Descola; Gisli Palsson

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 53.95

    The contributors to this book focus on the relationship between nature and society from a variety of theoretical and ethnographic perspectives. Their work draws upon recent developments in social theory, biology, ethnobiology, epistemology, sociology of science, and a wide array of ethnographic case studies -- from Amazonia, the Solomon Islands, Malaysia,... more...

  • Biosocial Becomingsby Tim Ingold; Gisli Palsson

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 80.00

    Going beyond the division of nature and society, this unique book explores human life as a process of biosocial becoming. more...

  • Can Science Resolve the Nature / Nurture Debate?by Margaret Lock; Gisli Palsson

    Wiley 2016; US$ 11.66

    Following centuries of debate about "nature and nurture" the discovery of DNA established the idea that nature (genes) determines who we are, relegating nurture (environment) to icing on the cake. Since the 1950s, the new science of epigenetics has demonstrated how cellular environments and certain experiences and behaviors influence gene expression... more...

  • Images of Contemporary Icelandby Gisli Palsson; E. Paul Durrenberger

    University of Iowa Press 1996; US$ 29.95

    The Anthropology of Iceland presents the first perspectives on Icelandic anthropology from both Icelandic and foreign anthropologists. The thirteen essays in this volume are divided into four themes: ideology and action; kinship and gender; culture, class, and ethnicity; and the Commonwealth period of circa 930 to 1220, which saw the flowering... more...

  • The Anthropology of Icelandby E. Paul Durrenberger; Gisli Palsson

    University of Iowa Press 1995; US$ 31.95

      The Anthropology of Iceland  presents the first perspectives on Icelandic anthropology from both Icelandic and foreign anthropologists. The thirteen essays in this volume are divided into four themes: ideology and action; kinship and gender; culture, class, and ethnicity; and the Commonwealth period of circa 930 to 1220, which saw the... more...

  • Gambling Debtby E. Paul Durrenberger; Gisli Palsson

    University Press of Colorado 2014; US$ 5.99

    Gambling Debt is a game-changing contribution to the discussion of economic crises and neoliberal financial systems and strategies. Iceland’s 2008 financial collapse was the first case in a series of meltdowns, a warning of danger in the global order. This full-scale anthropology of financialization and the economic crisis broadly discusses this... more...

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