Anthropology

On these pages you will find information on the Routledge list which covers Childhood Anthropology, Environmental Anthropology, Ethnicity, Ethnography & Methodology, Gender, Globalisation, Indigenous Peoples, Regional Anthropology and Social & Cultural Anthropology

There is also information on books for students, series, and the latest news and events.

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31Series in Anthropology

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  • Mortal Dilemmas

    The Troubled Landscape of Death in America

    By Donald Joralemon

    Anthropologist Donald Joralemon asks whether America is really, as many scholars claim, a death-denying culture that prefers to quarantine the sick in hospitals and the elderly in nursing homes. His answer is a reasoned “no.” In his view, Americans are merely struggling to find cultural scripts for…

    Paperback – 2016-01-31
    Routledge

  • Inside Cultures

    A New Introduction to Cultural Anthropology, 2nd Edition

    By William Balee

    This concise, contemporary, and inexpensive option for instructors of cultural anthropology breaks away from the traditional structure of introductory textbooks. Emphasizing the interaction between humans and their environment, the tension between human universals and cultural variation, and the…

    Paperback – 2016-01-31
    Routledge

  • The People of Taihang

    An Anthology of Family Histories

    Edited by Sidney Greenblatt

    The Taihang Mountains lay on the border between Shansi and Hopei in China and originally published in 1972, this edited anthology collates family histories as told by the people who lived there. These accounts are a small sample of the family histories that made up the Taihang community taken from…

    Hardback – 2016-01-25
    Routledge
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  • Max Novick, Commissioning Editor, (Research Monographs and Academic Titles)

    Max Novick acquires research monographs in the areas of anthropology, history, and sociology. His list tends to focus on women’s and gender studies, race and ethnic studies, science and technology, environment, social theory, and research methods, but is not limited to these subjects.

  • Katherine Ong, Editor

    Katherine Ong has responsibility for developing the Routledge Anthropology publishing programme. She commissions a broad range of books for students and academics, from scholarly research volumes to core textbooks. The titles on her list cover all areas of socio-cultural (including medical), linguistic, and biological anthropology, as well as theory and methods. Key series include Routledge Handbooks and Critical Topics in Contemporary Anthropology.

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