5280 books (264 pages) in this category

Agro-industrial Labour in Kenya

Cut Flower Farms and Migrant Workers’ Settlements

by Gerda Kuiper

<p>This ethnography analyses labour relations within the export-oriented cut flower industry at Lake Naivasha in Kenya. Though this agro-industry has attracted critical attention from journalists and non-governmental organizations, this book is ...

ISBN: 9783030180461

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$129.00

$116.15
Get eBook

Ahmes’ Legacy

Puzzles and the Mathematical Mind

by Marcel Danesi

<p>This book looks at classic puzzles from the perspective of their structures and what they tell us about the brain. It uses the work on the neuroscience of mathematics from Dehaene, Butterworth, Lakoff, Núñez, and many others as a lens to ...

ISBN: 9783319932545

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$139.00

$125.17
Get eBook

AIDS in the Shadow of Biomedicine

Inside South Africa's Epidemic

by Isak Niehaus

<ul> <li>Explores the impact of AIDS in Africa at the village level, giving voice to those often overlooked by discourses around AIDS prevention and treatment.</li> <li>Draws on over two decades of unique, in-depth ethnographic ...

ISBN: 9781786994769

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$147.26

$132.54
Get eBook

AIDS, Behavior, and Culture

Understanding Evidence-Based Prevention

by Edward C Green & Allison Herling Ruark

<p>AIDS, Behavior, and Culture presents a bold challenge to the prevailing wisdom of “the global AIDS industry” and offers an alternative framework for understanding what works in HIV prevention. Arguing for a behavior-based approach, Green and ...

ISBN: 9781315435152

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$56.88

$51.25
Get eBook

AIDS, Politics, and Music in South Africa

by Fraser G. McNeill

<p>This book offers an original anthropological approach to the AIDS epidemic in South Africa, demonstrating why AIDS interventions in the former homeland of Venda have failed - and possibly even been counterproductive. It does so through a ...

ISBN: 9781139125079

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$30.80

$26.17
Get eBook

Akan and Ga-Adangme Peoples

Western Africa Part I

by Madeline Manoukian

<p>Routledge is proud to be re-issuing this landmark series in association with the International African Institute. The series, published between 1950 and 1977, brings together a wealth of previously un-co-ordinated material on the ethnic ...

ISBN: 9781315297835

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$82.38

$74.24
Get eBook

Alaska -The Great Country

by Ella Higginson

<p>“Alaska, the Great Country” is a 1908 novel by E. Higginson. Ella Rhoads Higginson (1862 – 1940) was an prominent American author famous for her award-winning poetry, fiction, and essays set in the Pacific Northwest region of the United ...

ISBN: 9781528786423

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$13.19

$12.53
Get eBook

Algebraic and Computational Aspects of Real Tensor Ranks

by Toshio Sakata, Toshio Sumi & Mitsuhiro Miyazaki

<p>This book provides comprehensive summaries of theoretical (algebraic) and computational aspects of tensor ranks, maximal ranks, and typical ranks, over the real number field. Although tensor ranks have been often argued in the complex number ...

ISBN: 9784431554592

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$89.99

$81.06
Get eBook

All Tomorrow's Cultures: Anthropological Engagements with the Future

by Collins, Samuel Gerald

<p> How will we live in the future? Are we moving towards global homogeneity? Will the world succumb to the global spread of fast food and Hollywood movies? Or are there other possibilities? In this book, Samuel Collins argues not only for the ...

ISBN: 9780857450210

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$39.28

$31.49
Get eBook

Allopathy Goes Native

Traditional Versus Modern Medicine in Iran

by Agnes Loeffler

<p>Allopathy is often described as 'western' medicine, the antithesis of homeopathy, yet all medical systems are infused with culture-specific values, ideas and beliefs. Agnes Loeffler's insightful and original book investigates how allopathic ...

ISBN: 9781786722553

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$47.68

$43.00
Get eBook

Alternative Art and Anthropology

Global Encounters

by Arnd Schneider

<p>While the importance of the relationship between anthropology and contemporary art has long been recognized, the discussion has tended to be among scholars from North America, Europe, and Australia; until now, scholarship and experiences from

ISBN: 9781474231268

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$35.99

$32.44
Get eBook

Alternative countrysides

Anthropological approaches to rural Western Europe today

by Jeremy MacClancy

<p>This volume takes a fresh anthropological look at a central but neglected topic: the profound changes in rural life throughout Western Europe today. As locals leave for jobs in cities, they are replaced by a variety of incomers including ...

ISBN: 9780719098505

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$186.02

$167.41
Get eBook

Amada's Blessings from the Peyote Gardens of South Texas

by Stacy B. Schaefer

<p>Amada Cardenas, a Mexican American woman from the borderlands of South Texas, played a pivotal role in the little-known history of the peyote trade. She and her husband were the first federally licensed peyote dealers. They began harvesting ...

ISBN: 9780826356222

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$44.49

$35.63
Get eBook

Amateur Musical Societies and Sports Clubs in Provincial France, 1848-1914

Harmony and Hostility

by Alan R. H. Baker

<p>This book explores leisure-related voluntary associations in France during the nineteenth century as practical expressions of the Revolutionary concept of <em>fraternité.</em> Using a mass of unpublished sources in provincial and national ...

ISBN: 9783319579931

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$139.00

$125.17
Get eBook

Amazonian Dark Earths: Explorations in Space and Time

by Bruno Glaser & William I. Woods

<p>The regenerative qualities identified in prehistoric, anthropogenic Amazonian dark earths suggest that notoriously infertile tropical soils can be greatly improved. Soil enhancement practices by ancient Amerindians allowed them to cultivate ...

ISBN: 9783662056837

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$219.00

$197.11
Get eBook

America Observed

On an International Anthropology of the United States

by Virginia R. Dominguez & Jasmin Habib

<p>There is surprisingly little fieldwork done on the United States by anthropologists from abroad. <em>America Observed</em> fills that gap by bringing into greater focus empirical as well as theoretical implications of this phenomenon. Edited ...

ISBN: 9781785333613

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$41.52

$37.39
Get eBook

America's Middlemen

Power at the Edge of Empire

by Eric Grynaviski

<p>Throughout American political history, the US government has formed alliances with militias, tribes, and rebels. Sometimes, these alliances have been successful, dramatically reshaping the battlefield. But these alliances have also risked ...

ISBN: 9781108340496

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$38.50

$32.77
Get eBook

America's Secret War

Inside the Hidden Worldwide Struggle Between the United States and its Enemies

by George Friedman

ISBN: 9780349118925

Binding: Paperback

$28.99

America’s Arab Refugees

Vulnerability and Health on the Margins

by Marcia C. Inhorn

<p><em>America's Arab Refugees</em> is a timely examination of the world's worst refugee crisis since World War II. Tracing the history of Middle Eastern wars—especially the U.S. military interventions in Iraq and Afghanistan—to the current ...

ISBN: 9781503604384

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$38.75

$32.99
Get eBook

American Anthropology and Company

Historical Explorations

by Stephen O. Murray

<p>In <em>American Anthropology and Company</em>, linguist and sociologist Stephen O. Murray explores the connections between anthropology, linguistics, sociology, psychology, and history, in broad-ranging essays on the history of anthropology ...

ISBN: 9781496209900

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$96.56

$77.32
Get eBook