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              Entering the Field: New Perspectives on World Football
               

              Entering the Field: New Perspectives on World Football (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Armstrong, Gary; Giulianotti, Richard

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              This volume discusses such topics as: successes and contradictions in multiracial Brazilian football; the political role of football for Palestinians in Jordan; and football and violence in war-torn Africa - soccer and social rehabilitation in Sierra Leone.

              ISBN 9781859731987
              Released NZ 1 Sep 2010
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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              Series Explorations in Anthropology
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              Interpretative Archaeology
               

              Interpretative Archaeology (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              Edited by Tilley, Christopher

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              Integrates developments in anthropological and sociological theory with a series of detailed studies of prehistoric material culture. The authors explore the manner in which semiotic, hermeneutic, Marxist, and post-structuralist approaches alter our understanding of the past, and... provide a series of innovative studies of key areas.
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              ISBN 9780854968428
              Released NZ 17 Feb 1994
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Developing Areas: A Book of Readings and Research
               

              Developing Areas: A Book of Readings and Research (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              Edited by Pillai, Vijayan K.; Shannon, Lyle W.; McKim, Judith L.

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              Provides an overview of the social, political, economic and population problems of countries. Although colonialism is considered as a contributing factor to underdevelopment, emphasis in this volume is placed on the interrelation of major social institutions, their impact on econ...omic and social development.
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              ISBN 9780854967414
              Released NZ 27 Feb 1995
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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              Other Worlds: Notions of Self and Emotion among the Lohorung Rai
               

              Other Worlds: Notions of Self and Emotion among the Lohorung Rai (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Hardman, Charlotte E.

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              This study explores the world-view of the Lohorung Rai, a hill tribe in Eastern Nepal. By examining Lohorung concepts and their discourse on self and emotion, this book explores the way in which ancestral influence dominates the lives and rituals of the Lohorung.

              ISBN 9781859731505
              Released NZ 1 Dec 2000
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              Meanings of the Market: The Free Market in Western Culture
               

              Meanings of the Market: The Free Market in Western Culture (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Carrier, James G.

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              Focusing on the USA, this text analyzes portrayals of the Free Market , its values and the people within it, as a way of teasing out its assumptions and contradictions. It also describes extensions and practical applications of the free market model in policy-making in the USA.

              ISBN 9781859731499
              Released NZ 1 Jul 1997
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Football Hooligans: Knowing the Score
               

              Football Hooligans: Knowing the Score (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Armstrong, Gary

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              Examines how groups of young male fans come to be identified as football 'hooligans, and challenges the assumption that violence is wholly central to the match-day experience for these supporters. This book is for undergraduates of social anthropology, sociology and criminology, ...and also for the general reader with an interest in football culture.
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              ISBN 9781859739570
              Released NZ 1 Sep 2010
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              Constituting the Minangkabau
               

              Constituting the Minangkabau (Hardback)

              By Kahn, Joel

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              An account of culture and society in the villages of West Sumatra, Indonesia, during the period of Dutch colonialism. It is based on materials collected from the colonial archives, local Indonesian newspapers and recent fieldwork in Malaysia and Indonesia.

              ISBN 9780854963164
              Released NZ 26 Jun 1993
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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              A Phenomenology of Landscape: Places, Paths and Monuments
                

              A Phenomenology of Landscape: Places, Paths and Monuments (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Tilley, Christopher

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              This book is an extended photographic essay about the topographic features of the landscape. The author puts forward a radically new perspective for conceptualizing the meaning and significance of prehistoric monuments in relation to the natural landscape.

              ISBN 9781859730768
              Released NZ 1 Jan 1997
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              The Migration Process: Capital, Gifts and Offerings among British Pakistanis
               

              The Migration Process: Capital, Gifts and Offerings among British Pakistanis (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Werbner, Pnina

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              A comprehensive and definitive account of one of the many communities of South Asians to emerge throughout the Western industrial world since the Second World War - the British Pakistanis in Manchester. This book examines the cultural dimensions of immigrant entrepreneurship and ...the formation of an ethnic enclave community.
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              ISBN 9781859736647
              Released NZ 1 Sep 2010
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              Children of the Blood: Society, Reproduction and Cosmology in New Guinea
                

              Children of the Blood: Society, Reproduction and Cosmology in New Guinea (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Juillerat, Bernard; Translated by Scott, Nora

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              Explores the Yafar society, a forest people living by shifting cultivation, hunting and gathering. This book examines various aspects of a society whose material and nutritional relations with their rainforest environment are mediated by a sociocultural system based on a negotiat...ed relationship with natural forces, and harmony between the sexes.
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              ISBN 9781859731611
              Released NZ 1 Feb 1997
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