Anthropology

Global approaches to the study of human society and culture, covering hunter-gatherers, state formation, ethnography, physical and cultural anthropology.

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  1. Treasures in Trusted Hands

    Treasures in Trusted Hands: Negotiating the Future of Colonial Cultural Objects [Paperback]

    Jos van Beurden (Author)

    £35.00

    ISBN: 9789088904394
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Series: CLUES
    Volume: 3
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    This pioneering study charts the one-way traffic of cultural and historical objects during five centuries of European colonialism. It presents abundant examples of disappeared colonial objects and systematises these into war booty, confiscati... .... Learn More
  2. Treasures in Trusted Hands

    Treasures in Trusted Hands: Negotiating the Future of Colonial Cultural Objects [Hardback]

    Jos van Beurden (Author)

    £100.00

    ISBN: 9789088904400
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Series: CLUES
    Volume: 3
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    This pioneering study charts the one-way traffic of cultural and historical objects during five centuries of European colonialism. It presents abundant examples of disappeared colonial objects and systematises these into war booty, confiscati... .... Learn More
  3. Lamak

    Lamak: Ritual objects in Bali [Paperback]

    Francine Brinkgreve (Author)

    £65.00

    ISBN: 9789088903908
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    A lamak is a long narrow ritual hanging that is an essential requirement at almost all rituals in Bali. It is hung from altars and shrines at temple festivals and on festive holy days. Made usually of palm leaves, it is by nature ephemeral an... .... Learn More
  4. Lamak

    Lamak: Ritual objects in Bali [Hardback]

    Francine Brinkgreve (Author)

    £195.00

    ISBN: 9789088903915
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    A lamak is a long narrow ritual hanging that is an essential requirement at almost all rituals in Bali. It is hung from altars and shrines at temple festivals and on festive holy days. Made usually of palm leaves, it is by nature ephemeral an... .... Learn More
  5. 'Some Friends Came to See Us'

    'Some Friends Came to See Us': Lord Moyne's 1936 Expedition to the Asmat [Paperback]

    Nick Stanley (Author)

    £20.00

    ISBN: 9780861592067
    Published by : British Museum Press
    Series: British Museum Research Publication
    Volume: 206
    Walter Edward Guinness (1880–1944), the first Lord Moyne, was an Anglo-Irish politician, businessman and explorer. Travelling across the globe in his private yacht in search for ethnographic material, Lord Moyne visited South Papua three time... .... Learn More
  6. Tibetan Painted Scrolls - part 1

    Tibetan Painted Scrolls - part 1 [Paperback]

    Giuseppe Tucci (Author)

    £20.50

    ISBN: 9788857526720
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Series: Anthropology
    Giuseppe Tucci was not only the most complete scholar of Oriental disciplines Italy has ever had, but he was also legendary across Asia and internationally renowned as one of the finest Tibetanologists. The work proposed here is the product of adv... .... Learn More
  7. Tibetan Painted Scrolls - part 2

    Tibetan Painted Scrolls - part 2 [Paperback]

    Giuseppe Tucci (Author)

    £20.50

    ISBN: 9788857526737
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Series: Anthropology
    Giuseppe Tucci was not only the most complete scholar of Oriental disciplines Italy has ever had, but he was also legendary across Asia and internationally renowned as one of the finest Tibetanologists. The work proposed here is the product of adv... .... Learn More
  8. The earliest Vinaya and the beginnings of Buddhist literature

    The earliest Vinaya and the beginnings of Buddhist literature [Paperback]

    Erich Frauwallner (Author)

    £12.00

    ISBN: 9788857526799
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Series: Anthropology
    Vinaya literature constitutes the original nucleus of Buddhist literature. It comprises brief reports, some of which have allowed to reconstruct the life of the historical Buddha. Erich Frauwallner, a pioneer in the field of Buddhist studies, rest... .... Learn More
  9. The Nakhi Naga Cult and Related Ceremonies - part 1

    The Nakhi Naga Cult and Related Ceremonies - part 1 [Paperback]

    Joseph Francis Charles Rock (Author)

    £22.00

    ISBN: 9788857526850
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Series: Anthropology
    Volume: 1
    Joseph Francis Charles Rock was a great Austrian explorer and botanist. He was one of the few that had the ability to immerse himself completely in the lands inhabited by the magnificent Nakhi, and the first to disseminate in the West documents re... .... Learn More
  10. The Nakhi Naga Cult and Related Ceremonies - part 2

    The Nakhi Naga Cult and Related Ceremonies - part 2 [Paperback]

    Joseph Francis Charles Rock (Author)

    £23.00

    ISBN: 9788857526867
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Series: Anthropology
    Volume: 2
    Joseph Francis Charles Rock was a great Austrian explorer and botanist. He was one of the few that had the ability to immerse himself completely in the lands inhabited by the magnificent Nakhi, and the first to disseminate in the West documents re... .... Learn More

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