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              Elite Cultures: Anthropological Perspectives
               

              Elite Cultures: Anthropological Perspectives (Hardback)

              Edited by Nugent, Stephen; Shore, Cris; Stephen, Nugent

              • RRP: $247.00
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              What makes an elite? This authoritative new volume examines elite groups in power across Europe, North America, Mexico, Peru, Indonesia and Africa to answer this question fully at a time of their increasing dominance.

              ISBN 9780415277945
              Released NZ 11 Apr 2002
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series ASA Monographs
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              Ritual, Performance, Media
               

              Ritual, Performance, Media (Paperback)

              Edited by Hughes-Freeland, Felicia

              • RRP: $93.99
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              Ritual, performance and media are significant areas of study which are essential to anthropology. This text brings an anthropological perspective to debates about media consumption, performativity and the characteristics of spectacle which have transformed cultural studies over t...he past decade.
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              ISBN 9780415163385
              Released NZ 6 Nov 1997
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series ASA Monographs
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              Elite Cultures: Anthropological Perspectives
               

              Elite Cultures: Anthropological Perspectives (Paperback)

              Edited by Nugent, Stephen; Shore, Cris; Stephen, Nugent

              • RRP: $92.99
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              Drawing on a diverse, comparative ethnographic literature, this volume examines the intimate spaces and cultural practices of those elites who occupy positions of power and authority across a variety of different settings.

              ISBN 9780415277952
              Released NZ 11 Apr 2002
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series ASA Monographs
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              An Anthropology of Indirect Communication
                

              An Anthropology of Indirect Communication (Paperback)

              Edited by Hendry, Joy; Watson, C. W.

              • RRP: $82.99
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              Drawing on their experiences in the field, from a Mormon theme park in Hawaii, to carnival time on Montserrat, contributors explore indirect communication from an anthropological perspective, illustrating how food, silence, sunglasses and rudeness constitute powerful ways of conv...eying meaning.
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              ISBN 9780415247450
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2001
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series ASA Monographs
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              The Anthropology of Power
               

              The Anthropology of Power (Paperback)

              Edited by Cheater, Angela P.

              • RRP: $89.99
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              This book uses ethnographic analysis to examine the issues surrounding power and empowerment. It presents material drawn from across the world to explore how traditionally disempowered groups gain influence in multicultural settings.

              ISBN 9780415193894
              Released NZ 18 Feb 1999
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              After Writing Culture: Epistemology and Praxis in Contemporary Anthropology
                

              After Writing Culture: Epistemology and Praxis in Contemporary Anthropology (Paperback)

              Edited by Dawson, Andrew; Hockey, Jenny; James, Allison

              • RRP: $89.99
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              With fourteen articles written by well-known anthropologists, this book addresses the theme of representation in anthropology and explores the directions in which anthropology is moving following the debates of the 1980s.

              ISBN 9780415150064
              Released NZ 10 Apr 1997
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series ASA Monographs
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              Contemporary Futures: Perspectives from Social Anthropology
               

              Contemporary Futures: Perspectives from Social Anthropology (Paperback)

              Edited by Wallman, Sandra

              • RRP: $89.99
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              Focuses on the anthropological concept of future . Less concerned with prediction than in the causes and consequences of images of the future held in specific contexts of time or place, it aims to interpret the way we and others picture it and then to understand the effects that ...this has.
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              ISBN 9780415066631
              Released NZ 26 Nov 1992
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Human Rights in Global Perspective: Anthropological Studies of Rights, Claims and Entitlements
               

              Human Rights in Global Perspective: Anthropological Studies of Rights, Claims and Entitlements (Hardback)

              Edited by Mitchell, Jon P.

              • RRP: $247.00
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              The aim of this volume is to understand, from an anthropological perspective, the consequences of the rise of rights discussions and institutions in both local and global politics.

              ISBN 9780415304092
              Released NZ 5 Jun 2003
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series ASA Monographs
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              Ritual, Performance, Media
               

              Ritual, Performance, Media (Hardback)

              Edited by Hughes-Freeland, Felicia

              • RRP: $235.00
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              This collection brings an anthropological perspective to debates about media consumption, performativity and the characteristics of spectacle which have transformed cultural studies over the last decade.

              ISBN 9780415163378
              Released NZ 6 Nov 1997
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Participating in Development: Approaches to Indigenous Knowledge
               

              Participating in Development: Approaches to Indigenous Knowledge (Hardback)

              Edited by Bicker, Alan; Pottier, Johan; Sillitoe, Paul

              • RRP: $224.00
              • $224.00
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              This thought-provoking and challenging collection focuses on how anthropologists can define and use indigenous knowledge without compromising anthropological expectations.

              ISBN 9780415258685
              Released NZ 11 Jul 2002
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series ASA Monographs
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