Anthropology: Indigenous Peoples

  • 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

  • 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

  • Anthropologists, Indigenous Scholars and the Research Endeavour: Seeking Bridges Towards Mutual Respect book cover

    Anthropologists, Indigenous Scholars and the Research Endeavour

    Seeking Bridges Towards Mutual Respect, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joy Hendry, Laara Fitznor

    This collection offers the fruits of a stimulating workshop that sought to bridge the fraught relationship which sometimes continues between anthropologists and indigenous/native/aboriginal scholars, despite areas of overlapping interest. Participants from around the world share…

    Paperback – 2014-07-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Amazonian Geographies: Emerging Identities and Landscapes book cover

    Amazonian Geographies

    Emerging Identities and Landscapes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jacqueline M. Vadjunec, Marianne Schmink

    Amazonia exists in our imagination as well as on the ground. It is a mysterious and powerful construct in our psyches yet shares multiple (trans)national borders and diverse ecological and cultural landscapes. It is often presented as a seemingly homogeneous place: a lush tropical jungle teeming…

    Paperback – 2014-06-23
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Belonging in India: Becoming Adivasi book cover

    The Politics of Belonging in India

    Becoming Adivasi, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel J. Rycroft, Sangeeta Dasgupta

    Since the 1990s, the Indigenous movement worldwide has become increasingly relevant to research in India, re-shaping the terms of engagement with Adivasi (Indigenous/tribal) peoples and their pasts. This book responds to the growing need for an inter-disciplinary re-assessment of Tribal studies in…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Cultural Studies of Transnationalism book cover

    Cultural Studies of Transnationalism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Handel Kashope Wright, Meaghan Morris

    This book asks what ‘transnationalism’ might mean for Cultural Studies as an intellectual project shaped in vastly differing circumstances across the world. With contributions from scholars with experience of cultural life and the work of education in various regions, countries and locales - from…

    Paperback – 2013-04-15
    Routledge

  • Indigenous Nations and Modern States: The Political Emergence of Nations Challenging State Power book cover

    Indigenous Nations and Modern States

    The Political Emergence of Nations Challenging State Power, 1st Edition

    By Rudolph C. Ryser

    Indigenous peoples throughout the world tenaciously defend their lands, cultures, and their lives with resilience and determination. They have done so generation after generation. These are peoples who make up bedrock nations throughout the world in whose territories the United Nations says 80…

    Paperback – 2013-01-14
    Routledge
    Indigenous Peoples and Politics

  • Pukhtun Economy and Society (Routledge Revivals): Traditional Structure and Economic Development in a Tribal Society book cover

    Pukhtun Economy and Society (Routledge Revivals)

    Traditional Structure and Economic Development in a Tribal Society, 1st Edition

    By Akbar Ahmed

    First published in 1980, this groundbreaking Routledge Revival is a reissue of an original and authentic anthropological account of Pukhtun society by Professor Akbar Ahmed. Combining extensive fieldwork data collected among the Mohmand tribe in the Northwest Frontier Province of Pakistan with…

    Paperback – 2012-11-22
    Routledge

  • Indigenous Knowledge, Ecology, and Evolutionary Biology book cover

    Indigenous Knowledge, Ecology, and Evolutionary Biology

    1st Edition

    By Raymond Pierotti

    Indigenous ways of understanding and interacting with the natural world are characterized as Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK), which derives from emphasizing relationships and connections among species. This book examines TEK and its strengths in relation to Western ecological knowledge and…

    Paperback – 2012-04-20
    Routledge
    Indigenous Peoples and Politics

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