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1-10 of 11 results in Routledge Studies in Anthropology
This volume presents new theoretical approaches, methodologies, subject pools, and topics in the field of environmental anthropology. Environmental anthropologists are increasingly focusing on self-reflection - not just on themselves and their impacts on environmental research, but also on the...
Published May 19th 2013 by Routledge
Embodying Political Life
What does disgust have to do with citizenship? How might pain and pleasure, movement, taste, sound and smell be configured as aspects of national belonging? Senses and Citizenships: Embodying Political Life examines the intersections between sensory phenomena and national and supra-national forms...
Published April 4th 2013 by Routledge
Drawing on fieldwork conducted in Rabat, Morocco, this ethnography analyzes the relationship between neoliberal development policies, women’s reproductive practices, and popular understandings of Islam. In the 1990s, Morocco shifted its attention from economic to human development, as economic...
Published March 3rd 2013 by Routledge
Evolutionary, Cultural and Developmental Perspectives
As our world becomes increasingly permeable, and as human populations are rapidly converging and transitioning within a global interconnectedness, it is vital that we look to, and learn from, those most adept at the adaptation, creation, and contesting of culture: adolescents. This text is designed...
Published October 28th 2012 by Routledge
Drawing on a combination of perspectives from diverse fields, this volume offers an anthropological study of climate change and the ways in which people attempt to predict its local implications, showing how the processes of knowledge making among lay people and experts are not only...
Published September 16th 2012 by Routledge
Critique and Engagement in Anthropology
This volume is an exploration of the ways in which political economy as a mode of analysis moves anthropology toward a vital, politically engaged form of scholarship. It advances the understanding of the struggles of ordinary people in the face of capitalist change. In the current economic moment...
Published July 25th 2012 by Routledge
Seeking Bridges Towards Mutual Respect
This collection offers the fruits of a stimulating workshop that sought to bridge the fraught relationship which sometimes continues between anthropologists and indigenous/native/aboriginal scholars, despite areas of overlapping interest. Participants from around the world share...
Published April 2nd 2012 by Routledge
Covering a wide range of issues relating to the topic, this book examines the experiences and perceptions of indigenous peoples in the context of the national states and political systems that have been externally imposed and implemented upon them. Fascinating and incisive, the text discusses a...
Published August 14th 2011 by Routledge
Migrants, Markets and Mobilities
Maintaining and forging religious networks across borders have long been part of migrants' activities. However, due to the wide availability of communication technologies and the reduced costs of transportation, transnational social practices, including religious activities, have witnessed an...
Published August 14th 2011 by Routledge
Essays Across Disciplines
The Question of the Gift is the first collection of new interdisciplinary essays on the gift. Bringing together scholars from a variety of fields, including anthropology, literary criticism, economics, philosophy and classics, it provides new paradigms and poses new questions concerning the theory...
Published August 7th 2002 by Routledge
Times of Security: Ethnographies of Fear, Protest and the Future
To Be Published May 29th 2013
Environmental Anthropology: Future Directions
To Be Published May 30th 2013
Climate Change and Tradition in a Small Island State: The Rising Tide
To Be Published June 15th 2013
Anthropology and Nature
To Be Published July 25th 2013
Animism and the Question of Life
To Be Published September 2nd 2013
The Question of the Gift: Essays Across Disciplines
To Be Published September 26th 2013
Anthropology in the Making: Research in Health and Development
To Be Published December 30th 2013
An Ethnography of Global Environmentalism: Becoming Friends of the Earth
To Be Published February 14th 2014