Anthropology: Indigenous Peoples

  • The Book of the Opening of the Mouth: Vol. I (Routledge Revivals): The Egyptian Texts with English Translations book cover

    The Book of the Opening of the Mouth: Vol. I (Routledge Revivals)

    The Egyptian Texts with English Translations, 1st Edition

    By E. A. Wallis Budge

    The recital of The Book of Opening the Mouth and the Liturgy of Funerary Offerings were in use among the Predynastic Egyptians of the later part of the Neolithic Period, before the art of writing had evolved, and continued to exercise a considerable influence on Egyptian religious literature until…

    Paperback – 2015-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Climate Change and Tradition in a Small Island State: The Rising Tide book cover

    Climate Change and Tradition in a Small Island State

    The Rising Tide, 1st Edition

    By Peter Rudiak-Gould

    The citizens of the Marshall Islands have been told that climate change will doom their country, and they have seen confirmatory omens in the land, air, and sea. This book investigates how grassroots Marshallese society has interpreted and responded to this threat as intimated by local observation,…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Indigenous Adolescent Development: Psychological, Social and Historical Contexts book cover

    Indigenous Adolescent Development

    Psychological, Social and Historical Contexts, 1st Edition

    By Les B. Whitbeck, Melissa Walls, Kelley Hartshorn

    This volume explores the first four waves of a longitudinal diagnostic study of Indigenous adolescents and their families. The first study of its kind, it calls attention to culturally specific risk factors that affect Indigenous (American Indian and Canadian First Nations) adolescent development…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12
    Psychology Press
    Explorations in Developmental Psychology

  • Animism and the Question of Life book cover

    Animism and the Question of Life

    1st Edition

    By Istvan Praet

    The central purpose of this book is to help change the terms of the debate on animism, a classic theme in anthropology. It combines some of the finest ethnographic material currently available (including firsthand research on the Chachi of Ecuador) with an unusually broad geographic scope (the…

    Paperback – 2015-09-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Tibetan Studies in Comparative Perspective book cover

    Tibetan Studies in Comparative Perspective

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chih-yu Shih, Yu-Wen Chen

    Politics, history, and religion have long lent Tibet a glamorous air, particularly in the West. But Tibet can be understood in an astonishingly wide variety of other ways, including linguistic, ecological, environmental and climatological, geographical, geological, economic, biologic, sociologic,…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge

  • Grotowski, Women, and Contemporary Performance: Meetings with Remarkable Women book cover

    Grotowski, Women, and Contemporary Performance

    Meetings with Remarkable Women, 1st Edition

    By Virginie Magnat

    As the first examination of women's foremost contributions to Jerzy Grotowski's cross-cultural investigation of performance, this book complements and broadens existing literature by offering a more diverse and inclusive re-assessment of Grotowski's legacy, thereby probing its significance for…

    Paperback – 2015-06-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Adolescent Identity: Evolutionary, Cultural and Developmental Perspectives book cover

    Adolescent Identity

    Evolutionary, Cultural and Developmental Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bonnie L. Hewlett

    As our world becomes increasingly permeable, and as human populations are rapidly converging and transitioning within a global interconnectedness, it is vital that we look to, and learn from, those most adept at the adaptation, creation, and contesting of culture: adolescents. This text is designed…

    Paperback – 2015-05-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Wit and Wisdom in Morocco (Routledge Revivals): A Study of Native Proverbs book cover

    Wit and Wisdom in Morocco (Routledge Revivals)

    A Study of Native Proverbs, 1st Edition

    By Edward Westermarck

    First published in 1930, this is the final of Edward Westermarck’s trilogy of titles that explore the society, culture and customs of Morocco. Compiled from years of personal research and interviews conducted with local people, this collection of native proverbs addresses such cultural and…

    Paperback – 2015-02-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Shifting Cultivation and Environmental Change: Indigenous People, Agriculture and Forest Conservation book cover

    Shifting Cultivation and Environmental Change

    Indigenous People, Agriculture and Forest Conservation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm F. Cairns

    Shifting cultivation is one of the oldest forms of subsistence agriculture and is still practised by millions of poor people in the tropics. Typically it involves clearing land (often forest) for the growing of crops for a few years, and then moving on to new sites, leaving the earlier ground…

    Paperback – 2014-12-24
    Routledge

  • Ecocultures: Blueprints for Sustainable Communities book cover

    Ecocultures

    Blueprints for Sustainable Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steffen Böhm, Zareen Pervez Bharucha, Jules Pretty

    The world faces a ‘perfect storm’ of social and ecological stresses, including climate change, habitat loss, resource degradation and social, economic and cultural change. In order to cope with these, communities are struggling to transition to sustainable ways of living that improve well-being and…

    Paperback – 2014-12-09
    Routledge

  • The Book of the Opening of the Mouth: Vol. II (Routledge Revivals): The Egyptian Texts with English Translations book cover

    The Book of the Opening of the Mouth: Vol. II (Routledge Revivals)

    The Egyptian Texts with English Translations, 1st Edition

    By E. A. Wallis Budge

    The recital of The Book of Opening the Mouth and the Liturgy of Funerary Offerings were in use among the Predynastic Egyptians of the later part of the Neolithic Period, before the art of writing had evolved, and continued to exercise a considerable influence on Egyptian religious literature up…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Between Indigenous and Settler Governance book cover

    Between Indigenous and Settler Governance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Ford, Tim Rowse

    Between Indigenous and Settler Governance addresses the history, current development and future of Indigenous self-governance in four settler-colonial nations: Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United States. Bringing together emerging scholars and leaders in the field of indigenous law and…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge

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