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Forthcoming Regional Anthropology Books

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  1. African Artisanal Mining from the Inside Out

    Access, practices and norms in Congo’s gold sector

    By Sara Geenen

    Series: Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

    Artisanal mining is commonly associated with violent conflict, rampant corruption and desperate poverty, especially in unstable regions in Sub-Sahara Africa. Yet millions of people across the continent depend on it. Many of them are living in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), home to...

    To Be Published August 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Climate Change and the Anthropos

    Planet, People and Places

    By Linda Connor

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    Anthropos, in the sense of species as well as cultures and ethics, locates humans as part of much larger orders of existence – fundamental when thinking about climate change. This book offers a new way of thinking about the significance of locality and everyday life in relation to climate change....

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Agriculture and the Food Supply in Premodern Japan

    The Place of Rice?

    By Charlotte von Verschuer, Wendy Cobcroft

    Series: Needham Research Institute Series

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. National Minorities in Putin's Russia

    By Federica Prina

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    Russia has a very large number of ethnic minorities, some of them very numerous, both native peoples and recent migrants. At a time when Russians have been reasserting Russian nationalism, there have been major problems of xenophobia and hate crime. This book, based on extensive original research,...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Moroccan Foreign Policy under Mohammed VI, 1999-2014

    By Irene Fernández Molina

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    This book presents a comprehensive survey of Moroccan foreign policy since 1999. It considers the determinants, actors, policymaking processes, behaviour and discourses involved, and outlines Morocco’s foreign policy activity in the key areas of the international management of the Western Sahara...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Psychopharmaceuticals in India

    By Stefan Ecks

    Series: Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

    This book analyses two specific processes of globalization that have had an impact on the changing nature of doctor-patient encounters in India. One is the immense and successful growth of the global market in antidepressants over recent years, to the effect scholars speak of an "antidepressant era...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Animism in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Kaj Arhem, Guido Sprenger

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    Animism is the religious worldview that natural physical entities possess a spiritual essence. This book presents a number of case studies of animism from insular and peninsular Southeast Asia and offers a comprehensive overview of the phenomenon – its diversity and underlying commonalities and its...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Land, Indigenous People and Conflict

    Edited by Alan Tidwell, Barry Zellen

    Series: Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

    Land, Indigenous People and Conflict: Sacred Earth presents an original comparative study of indigenous land and property rights worldwide. The book explores how the ongoing constitutional, legal and political integration of indigenous peoples into contemporary society has impacted on&...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Social Attitudes in Contemporary China

    By Chen Yu, Fang Wei, Liqing Li, Paul Morrissey, Nie Chen

    Series: 360 Degree Business

    Unlike many studies of social attitudes, which are based on large scale quantitative surveys, or which focus on the attitude of elites, this book considers the views of ordinary people, and is based on in-depth, qualitative interviews. This approach results in rich, nuanced data, and is especially...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Bodies and Lives in Ancient America

    Health Before Columbus

    By Debra L. Martin, Anna J. Osterholtz

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge