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              Orientpolitik, Value, and Civilization
                

              Orientpolitik, Value, and Civilization (Hardback, New edition)

              Edited by Adler, Jeremy; Volume editor Fardon, Richard

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              Presents 18 pieces by anthropologist Steiner (1909-52). They include deaccessions of labor and economics; a section from his dissertation on slavery; unpublished lectures on Aristotle, Simmel, and kinship; a selection of aphorisms; and extracts from his poetic cycle Conquests . I...n the introduction,
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              ISBN 9781571817136
              Publisher Berghahn Books
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Methodology & History in Anthropology
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              Cultures and Crises: Understanding Risk and Resolution

              Cultures and Crises: Understanding Risk and Resolution (Paperback)

              By Douglas, Mary; Fardon, Richard

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              Mary Douglas was one of the most regarded anthropologists of the 20th Century. This is a collection of her latest essays on culture, previously uncollected, from the last decade and a half of her life.

              ISBN 9781446254677
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2013
              Publisher SAGE Publications
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The SAGE Handbook of Social Anthropology
               

              The SAGE Handbook of Social Anthropology (Hardback, Contains 2 hardbacks)

              Edited by Fardon, Richard; Harris, Oliva; Marchand, Trevor H. J.; Shore, Cris; Strang, Veronica

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              Defines the field of Social Anthropology and outlines various directions in research.

              ISBN 9781847875471
              Released NZ 15 Feb 2012
              Publisher SAGE Publications
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              Cultures and Crises: Understanding Risk and Resolution
                

              Cultures and Crises: Understanding Risk and Resolution (Hardback)

              By Douglas, Mary; Fardon, Richard

              Mary Douglas was one of the most regarded anthropologists of the 20th Century. This is a collection of her latest essays on culture, previously uncollected, from the last decade and a half of her life.

              ISBN 9781446254660
              Publisher SAGE Publications
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              Counterworks: Managing the Diversity of Knowledge
                

              Counterworks: Managing the Diversity of Knowledge (Hardback)

              Edited by Fardon, Richard

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              This work examines the ways in which globalization has affected specific localities, challenging the validity of anthropological concepts of culture in the light of the persuasive connections which exist between local and global factors everywhere.

              ISBN 9780415107921
              Released NZ 14 Sep 1995
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series ASA Decennial Conference Series: The Uses of Knowledge
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              Counterworks: Managing the Diversity of Knowledge
                

              Counterworks: Managing the Diversity of Knowledge (Paperback)

              Edited by Fardon, Richard

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              This work examines the ways in which globalization has affected specific localities, challenging the validity of anthropological concepts of culture in the light of the persuasive connections which exist between local and global factors everywhere.

              ISBN 9780415107938
              Released NZ 14 Sep 1995
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series ASA Decennial Conference Series: The Uses of Knowledge
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              African Languages, Development and the State
               

              African Languages, Development and the State (Hardback)

              Edited by Fardon, Richard; Furniss, Graham

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              Shows that multilingualism does not pose for Africans the problems of communication that Europeans imagine and that the mismatch between policy statements and their pragmatic outcomes is a far more serious problem for future development.

              ISBN 9780415094764
              Released NZ 25 Nov 1993
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series EIDOS
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              Mary Douglas: An Intellectual Biography
               

              Mary Douglas: An Intellectual Biography (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Fardon, Richard

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              A full length account of the life and ideas of Mary Douglas, the British social anthropologist whose publications span the second half of the twentieth century. Fardon covers Douglas' family background and the influence of her catholic faith before providing an analysis of two of... her major works, PURITY AND DANGER and NATURAL SYMBOLS.
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              ISBN 9780415040938
              Released NZ 15 Apr 1999
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Lela in Bali: History through Ceremony in Cameroon
               

              Lela in Bali: History through Ceremony in Cameroon (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Fardon, Richard

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              Tells the story of an annual festival of eighteenth-century kingdoms in Northern Cameroon that was swept up in the migrations of marauding slave-raiders during the nineteenth century and carried south towards the coast. Lela has become one of the most important of Cameroonian fes...tivals and a crucial marker of identity within the state.
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              ISBN 9781845452155
              Released NZ 20 Dec 2006
              Publisher Berghahn Books
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Cameroon Studies
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              Taboo, Truth and Religion
               

              Taboo, Truth and Religion (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              Edited by Adler, Jeremy; Volume editor Fardon, Richard

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              Franz Steiner's study of Taboo is internationally recognized as a classic in its field. In a newly researched introductory chapter, based on a thorough study of Steiner's unpublished papers, this edition for the first time places the book in its context and offers a new reading o...f the text.
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              ISBN 9781571817129
              Released NZ 21 Oct 1999
              Publisher Berghahn Books
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Methodology & History in Anthropology
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