all ebooks in category: History of Anthropology (50)

Tributary Empires in Global History
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0230294723 | PDF | pages: 301 | 2.7 mb

A pioneering volume comparing the great historical empires, such as the Roman, Mughal and Ottoman. Leading interdisciplinary thinkers study tributary empires from diverse perspectives, illuminating …

The SAGE Handbook of Political Sociology
ISBN: 1473919460 | 2018 | PDF | 1260 pages | 9 MB

The SAGE Handbook of Political Sociology offers a comprehensive and contemporary look at this evolving field of study. The focus is on political life itself …

The Metal Road of the Eastern Eurasian Steppe: The Formation of the Xiongnu Confederation and the Silk Road
English | PDF | 2020 | 634 Pages | ISBN : 9813291540 | 24.55 MB

This book is one of the first to systematically explore cultural interactions between the Northern Zone of China and the Eurasian Steppe, with a focus …

A New History of Modern Latin America
English | ISBN: 0520289021 | 2017 | EPUB | 712 pages | 21 MB

A New History of Modern Latin America provides an engaging and readable narrative history of the nations of Latin America from the Wars of Independence …

The Mind and the Market: Capitalism in Western Thought
English | November 11, 2003 | ISBN: 0385721668 | True EPUB | 512 pages | 2.1 MB

Capitalism has never been a subject for economists alone. Philosophers, politicians, poets and social scientists have debated the cultural, moral, and political effects of capitalism …

Spectacle of Deformity: Freak Shows and Modern British Culture
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0520257685 | 288 pages | PDF | 21 MB

In 1847, during the great age of the freak show, the British periodical Punch bemoaned the public's “prevailing taste for deformity.” This vividly detailed work …

Learning Places: The Afterlives of Area Studies
English | ISBN: 0822328402 | 424 pages | EPUB | November 15, 2002 | 0.63 Mb

Under globalization, the project of area studies and its relationship to the fields of cultural, ethnic, and gender studies has grown more complex and more …

A Companion to Mediterranean History
English | ISBN: 0470659017 | 2014 | PDF | 498 pages | 4,6 MB

A Companion to Mediterranean History presents a wide-ranging overview of this vibrant field of historical research, drawing together scholars from a range of disciplines to …

A Better Angel
English | EPUB | 1.2 MB

The stories in A Better Angel describe the terrain of human suffering—illness, regret, mourning, sympathy—in the most unusual of ways. In "Stab," a bereaved twin …

The Museum of the Senses: Experiencing Art and Collections
English | ISBN: 1474253792, 1474252435 | November 2, 2017 | EPUB | 184 pages | 2.56 MB

Traditionally sight has been the only sense with a ticket to enter the museum. The same is true of histories of art, in which artworks …