Political & Legal Anthropology Series

  • Ethnicity and the State book cover

    Ethnicity and the State

    1st Edition

    Edited by Judith D. Toland

    Modern states have evolved as complex political structures in which unitary forms of government maintain an uncertain equilibrium with ethnically plural societies. Historically, ruling elites have tried with little success to eradicate ethnicity through genocide, bury it under accusations of…

    Paperback – 1992-10-31
    Routledge
    Political & Legal Anthropology Series

  • Early State Economics book cover

    Early State Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Henri Claessen

    This volume focuses on the political economy of early state societies and the ways in which the income of the central government of such systems was collected and spent. At the theoretical end of the spectrum, this book offers a general discussion of the concept of political economy; modes of…

    Hardback – 1991-09-30
    Routledge
    Political & Legal Anthropology Series