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The Anthropology of Islam  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at March 14, 2017
The Anthropology of Islam

Gabriele Marranci, "The Anthropology of Islam"
ISBN: 1845202848, 1845202856 | 2008 | EPUB | 224 pages | 2 MB

The Anthropology of Postindustrialism : Ethnographies of Disconnection  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at March 3, 2017
The Anthropology of Postindustrialism : Ethnographies of Disconnection

The Anthropology of Postindustrialism : Ethnographies of Disconnection
by Ismael Vaccaro and Krista Harper
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1138943649 | 236 Pages | PDF | 2.98 MB

This volume explores how mechanisms of postindustrial capitalism affect places and people in peripheral regions and de-industrializing cities.

Sounding the Limits of Life: Essays in the Anthropology of Biology and Beyond  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Feb. 6, 2017
Sounding the Limits of Life: Essays in the Anthropology of Biology and Beyond

Stefan Helmreich, Sophia Roosth, Michele Friedner, "Sounding the Limits of Life: Essays in the Anthropology of Biology and Beyond"
English | ISBN: 0691164800, 0691164819 | 2015 | 325 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Cyborg Selves: A Theological Anthropology of the Posthuman  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 31, 2017
Cyborg Selves: A Theological Anthropology of the Posthuman

Cyborg Selves: A Theological Anthropology of the Posthuman
by Jeanine Thweatt-Bates
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1409421414 | 225 Pages | PDF | 1.29 MB

This book aims to clarify current theological and philosophical dialogue on the posthuman by arguing that theologians must pay attention to which form of the posthuman they are engaging, and to demonstrate that a "posthuman theology" is not only possible, but desirable, when the vision of the posthuman is one which coincides with a theological vision of the human.

On Knowing and Not Knowing in the Anthropology of Medicine  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 28, 2017
On Knowing and Not Knowing in the Anthropology of Medicine

On Knowing and Not Knowing in the Anthropology of Medicine
by Roland Littlewood
English | 2007 | ISBN: 1598742752 | 246 Pages | PDF | 0.7 MB

This provocative volume considers the theoretical, methodological, and ethnographic implications of the fact that medical knowledge is frequently dynamic, incoherent, and contradictory, and that and our understanding of it is necessarily incomplete and partial.

British Subjects: An Anthropology of Britain(Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Jan. 26, 2017
British Subjects: An Anthropology of Britain(Repost)

British Subjects: An Anthropology of Britain by Nigel Rapport
English | 2002 | ISBN: 1859735517 | 288 Pages | PDF | 1.60 MB

An Anthropology of Ethics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Jan. 24, 2017
An Anthropology of Ethics

James D. Faubion, "An Anthropology of Ethics"
English | 2011 | ISBN: 052118195X | PDF | pages: 323 | 1.6 mb
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