all ebooks in category: General Anthropology

An Intimate History of Humanity
English | September 25, 1995 | ISBN: 0749396237 | EPUB | 498 pages | 0.8 MB

This extraordinarily wide-ranging study looks at the dilemmas of life today and shows how they need not have arisen. Portraits of living people and historical …

Principles of Space Anthropology: Establishing a Science of Human Space Settlement
English | PDF | 2019 | 374 Pages | ISBN : 3030250199 | 12.54 MB

This book shows how anthropology can provide an innovative perspective on the human movement into space. It examines adaptation to space on timescales of generations, …

Chinese Muslims and the Global Ummah: Islamic Revival and Ethnic Identity Among the Hui of Qinghai Province
English | ISBN: 1138646385 | 2016 | 232 pages | PDF | 6 MB

The global spread of Islamic movements and the ascendance of a Chinese state that limits religious freedom have aroused anxieties about integrating Islam and protecting …

Indigenous Education: Language, Culture and Identity
English | 2015 | ISBN: 9401793549, 9401779597 | 467 pages | PDF | 5,6 MB

Indigenous Education is a compilation of conceptual chapters and national case studies that includes empirical research based on a series of data collection methods. The …

Going Public: A Guide for Social Scientists
2017 | ISBN: 022636478X, 022636464X | English | 224 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

At a time when policy discussions are dominated by “I feel” instead of “I know,” it is more important than ever for social scientists to …

Filmmaking as Research: Screening Memories
English | 2019 | ISBN: 3030246345 | 154 Pages | PDF | 2.35 MB

This book examines the challenges often experienced by film practitioners who find themselves researching within the academy, either as students or academics. In light of …

The Violent Technologies of Extraction: Political ecology, critical agrarian studies and the capitalist worldeater
English | ISBN: 3030268519 | 2020 | 164 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Offering a thought provoking theoretical conversation around ecological crisis and natural resource extraction, this book suggests that we are on a trajectory geared towards total …

Flip-Flop: A Journey Through Globalisation's Backroads
English | ISBN: 0745334121, 0745334113 | 232 pages | EPUB | May 20, 2014 | 2.56 Mb

This book follows the global trail of one of the world’s most unremarkable and ubiquitous objects – flip-flops. Through this unique lens, Caroline Knowles takes …

An Anthropology of Landscape: The Extraordinary in the Ordinary
English | February 1st, 2017 | ISBN: 1911307452, 1911307444 | 349 pages | EPUB | 15.86 MB

An Anthropology of Landscape tells the fascinating story of a heathland landscape in south-west England and the way different individuals and groups engage with it. …

«A Mind of Its Own: A Cultural History of the Penis» by David M. Friedman
English | ISBN: 9781439136089 | EPUB | 0.9 MB

Whether enemy or ally, demon or god, the source of satisfaction or the root of all earthly troubles, the penis has forced humanity to wrestle …