Anthropology & Sociology

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. This is not a grass skirt

    This is not a grass skirt: On fibre skirts (liku) and female tattooing (veiqia) in nineteenth century Fiji [Paperback]

    Dr. Karen Jacobs(Author)

    $60.00

    ISBN: 9789088908125
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    The Pacific ‘grass skirt’ has provoked debates about the demeaning and sexualized depiction of Pacific bodies. While these stereotypical portrayals associated with ‘nakedness’ are challenged in this book, the complex uses a... .... Learn More
  2. This is not a grass skirt

    This is not a grass skirt: On fibre skirts (liku) and female tattooing (veiqia) in nineteenth century Fiji [Hardback]

    Dr. Karen Jacobs(Author)

    $180.00

    ISBN: 9789088908132
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    The Pacific ‘grass skirt’ has provoked debates about the demeaning and sexualized depiction of Pacific bodies. While these stereotypical portrayals associated with ‘nakedness’ are challenged in this book, the complex uses a... .... Learn More
  3. Matters of Belonging

    Matters of Belonging: Ethnographic Museums in a Changing Europe [Paperback]

    Prof. Dr. Wayne Modest(Editor); Nicholas Thomas(Editor); Doris Prlić(Editor); Dr. Claudia Augustat(Editor)

    $35.00

    ISBN: 9789088907777
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Matters of Belonging foregrounds critical practices within ethnographic museums in relation to their diverse stakeholders, with a special focus on collaboration with artists and differently constituted, self-identified communities. The book... .... Learn More
  4. Matters of Belonging

    Matters of Belonging: Ethnographic Museums in a Changing Europe [Hardback]

    Prof. Dr. Wayne Modest(Editor); Nicholas Thomas(Editor); Doris Prlić(Editor); Dr. Claudia Augustat(Editor)

    $95.00

    ISBN: 9789088907784
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Matters of Belonging foregrounds critical practices within ethnographic museums in relation to their diverse stakeholders, with a special focus on collaboration with artists and differently constituted, self-identified communities. The book... .... Learn More
  5. Paint it, Black

    Paint it, Black: A biography of kohl containers [Hardback]

    Jolanda Bos(Author)

    $56.00

    ISBN: 9789492940070
    Published by : Blikvelduitgevers Publishers
    ‘Paint it, Black’ covers the remarkable history of kohl containers from the Early Bronze Age to the present day, including ancient Egypt, ancient Persia, the culture of the Early Islamic Period and the present-day cultu... .... Learn More
  6. Human Mobility in Archaeology: Practices, Representations and Meanings

    Human Mobility in Archaeology: Practices, Representations and Meanings [Paperback]

    Maja Gori(Editor); Martina Revello Lami(Editor); Alessandro Pintucci(Editor)

    $72.00

    ISBN: 9781789691214
    Published by : Archaeopress Archaeology
    Series: Ex Novo: Journal of Archaeology
    Volume: 3
    It has been abundantly demonstrated that theories and paradigms in the humanities are influenced by historical, economic and socio-cultural conditions, which have profoundly influenced archaeology’s representation of migratio... .... Learn More
  7. The Phallus and the Mask

    The Phallus and the Mask: The Patriarchal Unconscious of Psychoanalysis [Paperback]

    Marina de Carneri(Author)

    $16.00

    ISBN: 9788869771385
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Series: Psychology
    Psychoanalysts of all schools have generally dismissed and sometimes openly disapproved feminism and its critique of male universalism. While other disciplines, like sociology and anthropology, have welcomed the contributions of feminist theory, p... .... Learn More
  8. Playing with Things: The archaeology, anthropology and ethnography of human–object interactions in Atlantic Scotland

    Playing with Things: The archaeology, anthropology and ethnography of human–object interactions in Atlantic Scotland [Paperback]

    Graeme Wilson(Author)

    $45.00

    ISBN: 9781789690750
    Published by : Archaeopress Archaeology
    This book addresses the nature of play and its relationships with the world, as well as the relationships between people and objects. It begins with an account of ethnographic fieldwork among chess and card players in Edinburgh and... .... Learn More
  9. Archaeology and Ethnography Along the Loango Coast in the South West of the Republic of Congo

    Archaeology and Ethnography Along the Loango Coast in the South West of the Republic of Congo [Paperback]

    Gerry Wait(Author); Ibrahima Thiaw(Author); Elizabeth Gardner(With); Tim Copeland(With); Elizabeth Gardner(Contributions by); Tim Copeland(Contributions by)

    $60.00

    ISBN: 9781784919948
    Published by : Archaeopress Archaeology
    In 2011 and 2012, Dr Gerry Wait (then Nexus Heritage) and Dr Ibrahima Thiaw (Institute Fundamental d’Afrique Noire: IFAN, Dakar) undertook an Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) project in Kouilou Department in ... .... Learn More
  10. Tangible Whispers, Neglected Encounters

    Tangible Whispers, Neglected Encounters: Histories of East-West Artistic Dialogues, 14th - 20th Century [Paperback]

    Marco Musillo(Author)

    $20.00

    ISBN: 9788869771552
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Series: Art
    The relationship between East and West remains a topic of burning timeliness, particularly in its political dimension. Yet, we can gain a complete understanding of the current tensions only if we consider them within a broader historical framework... .... Learn More

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