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Horizons of Shamanism: A Triangular Approach to the History and Anthropology of Ecstatic Techniques (Stockholm Studies in Compa

Horizons of Shamanism: A Triangular Approach to the History and Anthropology of Ecstatic Techniques (Stockholm Studies in Comparative Religion) by Prof Peter Jackson
English | Oct. 24, 2016 | ISBN: 9176350274 | 143 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

The multifarious and sometimes contested concept of "shamanism" has aroused intense popular and scholarly interest since its initial coinage by the Russian scholar V. M. Mikhailovsky in the late 19th century. In this book, three leading scholars, representing different branches of the humanities, dwell on the current status of shamanic practices and conceptions of the soul, both as 'etic' scholarly categories in historical research and as foci of spiritual revitalization among the indigenous populations of post-Soviet Siberia.

The Subject of Virtue: An Anthropology of Ethics and Freedom  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Jan. 9, 2017
The Subject of Virtue: An Anthropology of Ethics and Freedom

Dr James Laidlaw, "The Subject of Virtue: An Anthropology of Ethics and Freedom"
English | ISBN: 110769731X, 1107028469 | 2016 | 270 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Truth in Motion: The Recursive Anthropology of Cuban Divination  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Jan. 7, 2017
Truth in Motion: The Recursive Anthropology of Cuban Divination

Martin Holbraad, "Truth in Motion: The Recursive Anthropology of Cuban Divination"
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0226349217 | PDF | pages: 346 | 2.3 mb

A Companion to the Anthropology of Environmental Health  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Dec. 30, 2016
A Companion to the Anthropology of Environmental Health

A Companion to the Anthropology of Environmental Health by Merrill Singer
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1118786998 | 536 pages | PDF | 5,6 MB

The Anthropology of Climate Change: An Historical Reader (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Dec. 24, 2016
The Anthropology of Climate Change: An Historical Reader (repost)

Michael R. Dove, "The Anthropology of Climate Change: An Historical Reader"
ISBN: 1118383559, 1118383001 | 2014 | EPUB | 360 pages | 3 MB

The Business of Creativity: Toward an Anthropology of Worth  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Nov. 17, 2016
The Business of Creativity: Toward an Anthropology of Worth

The Business of Creativity: Toward an Anthropology of Worth
by Brian Moeran
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1611329124 | 301 Pages | True PDF | 1.72 MB

How does a group of people, brought together because of their diverse skills and professional knowledge, set out to be ‘creative’? How are ongoing tensions between beauty, fame, and money resolved?
To Be Cared for: The Power of Conversion and Foreignness of Belonging in an Indian Slum (Anthropology of Christianity) (The Ant

To Be Cared for: The Power of Conversion and Foreignness of Belonging in an Indian Slum (Anthropology of Christianity) (The Anthropology of Christianity) by Nathaniel Roberts
English | 24 Jun. 2016 | ISBN: 0520288823 | 316 Pages | PDF | 9.57 MB

To Be Cared For offers a unique view into the conceptual and moral world of slum-bound Dalits ("untouchables") in the South Indian city of Chennai. Focusing on the decision by many women to embrace locally specific forms of Pentecostal Christianity,

Borderlands : Towards an Anthropology of the Cosmopolitan Condition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Nov. 4, 2016
Borderlands : Towards an Anthropology of the Cosmopolitan Condition

Borderlands : Towards an Anthropology of the Cosmopolitan Condition
by Michel Agier
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0745696805 | 180 Pages | ePUB | 0.5 MB

The images of migrants and refugees arriving in precarious boats on the shores of southern Europe, and of the makeshift camps that have sprung up in Lesbos, Lampedusa, Calais and elsewhere, have become familiar sights on television screens around the world.

The Anthropology of Religion, Magic, and Witchcraft (3rd Edition)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Sept. 19, 2016
The Anthropology of Religion, Magic, and Witchcraft (3rd Edition)

Rebecca L Stein, Philip Stein, "The Anthropology of Religion, Magic, and Witchcraft (3rd Edition)"
2010 | ISBN-10: 0205718116 | 288 pages | PDF | 8 MB

Anthropology of Violence and Conflict  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Sept. 14, 2016
Anthropology of Violence and Conflict

Anthropology of Violence and Conflict by Ingo Schroeder
English | 22 Feb. 2001 | ISBN: 0415229057, 0415229065 | 240 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The study of wars in Sarajevo and Sri Lanka as well as numerous less publicised conflicts, aim to create a theory of violence as cross-culturally applicable as possible. This book develops a method of cross-cultural analysis.