The handbook of sociocultural anthropology

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  • Creator edited by James G. Carrier and Deborah B. Gewertz
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication London ; New York : Bloomsbury Academic, 2013.
  • Physical Details
    • xxii, 630 pages ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 9781847883841, 1847883842
  • OCLC ocn796354947

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Machine generated contents note: pt. I ORIENTATIONS -- Orientations in Anthropology / Gisli Palsson -- 1.Culture / Elizabeth F. Vann -- 2.Power / Lesley Gill -- 3.Postmodernism / Lamont Lindstrom -- 4.Political Economy / Josiah McC. Heyman -- 5.Methodology / Andre Gingrich -- pt. II ELEMENTS -- Elements: Assessing the Historical Core of Anthropology / Caroline Humphrey -- 6.The Anthropology of Kinship: The Kinship of Anthropology / Barbara Bodenhorn -- 7.Economy / Bill Maurer -- 8.Border Politics / Barbara Yngvesson -- 9.Anthropology of Religion: The Return of the Repressed? / Simon Coleman -- 10.Exchange / Chris A. Gregory -- pt. III ISSUES -- Issues in Sociocultural Anthropology since the Sixties / Bruce M. Knauft -- 11.Gender and Sexuality / Niko Besnier -- 12.Development / Marc Edelman -- 13.Ethnicity: From Boundaries to Frontiers / Thomas Hylland Eriksen -- 14.The Anthropology of Migration / Katy Gardner -- 15.Consumption: From Cultural Theory to the Ethnography of Capitalism / Rudi Colloredo-Mansfeld -- 16.Environment / Melissa A. Johnson -- 17.Globalization in Anthropology / Jonathan Friedman -- 18.Material Culture: Ancestries and Trajectories in Material Culture Studies / Paul Basu -- pt. IV REGIONS -- Regions in Anthropology / Jane I. Guyer -- 19.Postcolonial Societies: Melanesia / Martha Macintyre -- 20.Africanist Anthropology / Dorothea Schulz -- 21.Postsocialist Societies: Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union / Katherine Verdery -- 22.South Asia and the Stakes of Social Theory / Veena Das -- 23.Amazonia / Beth A. Conklin -- 24.Critical Anthropologies of the United States / Jeff Maskovsky -- 25.Europe / Anna Horolets -- pt. V CONTEXT -- Contexts and Consequences in Anthropology / Don Brenneis -- 26.Short-haired Women and Long-haired Men: Funding Research in Sociocultural Anthropology / Kristin Kuyuk -- 27.Applied and Public Anthropology in the United States and the United Kingdom / Jonathan Skinner -- 28.Related Disciplines / David Mills -- 29.Ethics: Practices, Principles, and Comparative Perspectives / Rena Lederman
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