all ebooks in category: Cultural Anthropology

Chinese Porcelain in Colonial Mexico: The Material Worlds of an Early Modern Trade (Repost)
English | PDF | 2018 | 211 Pages | ISBN : 3319665464 | 5.91 MB

This book follows Chinese porcelain through the commodity chain, from its production in China to trade with Spanish Merchants in Manila, and to its eventual …

The Agricultural Revolution in Prehistory: Why did Foragers become Farmers?
English | November 30, 2006 | ISBN: 0199281092, 0199559953 | PDF | 598 pages | 14 MB

The Agricultural Revolution in Prehistory addresses one of the most debated and least understood revolutions in the history of our species, the change from hunting …

The Cow in the Elevator: An Anthropology of Wonder
2018 | ISBN: 0822370794, 0822370646 | English | 296 pages | PDF | 5 MB

In The Cow in the Elevator Tulasi Srinivas explores a wonderful world where deities jump fences and priests ride in helicopters to present a joyful, …

Heritage Wood: Investigation and Conservation of Art on Wood
English | ISBN: 3030110532 | 2019 | 226 pages | EPUB, PDF | 28 MB + 13 MB

This volume highlights recent research efforts in the conservation and investigation of works of art on wood. Through eleven case studies it showcases different experimental …

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Missing: Youth, Citizenship, and Empire after 9/11
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0822344092 | PDF | pages: 350 | 2.0 mb

In Missing, Sunaina Marr Maira explores how young South Asian Muslim immigrants living in the United States experienced and understood national belonging (or exclusion) at …

The Space of Boredom: Homelessness in the Slowing Global Order
English | ISBN: 0822363143 | 2017 | 280 pages | PDF | 30 MB

In The Space of Boredom Bruce O'Neill explores how people cast aside by globalism deal with an intractable symptom of downward mobility: an unshakeable and …

«On Paradise Drive: How We Live Now (And Always Have) in the Future Tense» by David Brooks
English | ISBN: 9780743262859 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

The author of the acclaimed bestseller Bobos in Paradise, which hilariously described the upscale American culture, takes a witty look at how being American shapes …

Organizational Innovation by Integrating Simplification: Learning from Buurtzorg Nederland
English | 2014 | ISBN: 3319117246, 3319360604 | 225 pages | PDF | 3,3 MB

This book presents the theory of integrating implification and it provides a profound evidence based study of Buurtzorg Nederland. The case itself, forming the building …

Well-Being in Latin America: Drivers and Policies
English | ISBN: 303033497X | 2020 | 184 pages | PDF | 6 MB

This book provides an overview of factors fostering well-being in Latin America and discusses many threats to well-being in the region. The book assesses the …

Testosterone: An Unauthorized Biography
English | October 15th, 2019 | ISBN: 0674725328 | 288 pages | EPUB | 1.68 MB

Testosterone is not what you think it is, and it is decidedly not a “male sex hormone.” Here is the debunking life story of a …