Anthropology: Collections

Anthropology Textbooks New and Key Titles 2018

Political and Economic Anthropology

  • Anthropology and the Economy of Sharing

    1st Edition

    By Thomas Widlok

    This book examines the economy of sharing in a variety of social and political contexts around the world, with consideration given to the role of sharing in relation to social order and social change, political power, group formation, individual networks and concepts of personhood. Widlok advocates…

    Paperback – 2016-10-06
    Critical Topics in Contemporary Anthropology

  • Globalization from Below

    The World's Other Economy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gordon Mathews, Gustavo Lins Ribeiro, Carlos Alba Vega

    This book explores globalization as actually experienced by most of the world’s people, buying goods from street vendors brought by traders moving past borders and across continents under the radar of the law. The dimensions and practices of ‘globalization from below’ are depicted and analyzed in…

    Paperback – 2012-07-30

  • The Cultural Dimension of Global Business

    7th Edition

    By Gary Ferraro, Elizabeth K. Briody

    Demonstrates how the theory and insights of cultural anthropology can positively influence the conduct of global business. The Cultural Dimension of Global Business provides a foundation for understanding the impact of culture on global business and global business on culture. Learning GoalsUpon…

    Paperback – 2012-07-30