Anthropology: Regional Anthropology

  • Les Bira et les Peuplades Limitrophes: Central Africa Belgian Congo Part II book cover

    Les Bira et les Peuplades Limitrophes

    Central Africa Belgian Congo Part II, 1st Edition

    By H. Van Geluwe

    Routledge is proud to be re-issuing this landmark series in association with the International African Institute. The series, published between 1950 and 1977, brings together a wealth of previously un-co-ordinated material on the ethnic groupings and social conditions of African peoples. Concise,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    Ethnographic Survey of Africa

  • Routledge Handbook of Environmental Anthropology book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Environmental Anthropology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Kopnina, Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet

    Environmental Anthropology studies historic and present human-environment interactions. This volume illustrates the ways in which today's environmental anthropologists are constructing new paradigms for understanding the multiplicity of players, pressures, and ecologies in every environment, and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Erasure of Arab Political Identity: Colonialism and Violence book cover

    The Erasure of Arab Political Identity

    Colonialism and Violence, 1st Edition

    By Salam Hawa

    This book explores the long history of the evolution of Arab political identity, which predates the time of the Prophet Muhammad and is characterized by tolerance, compassion, generosity, hospitality, self-control, correct behaviour, equality and consensus. The author argues that present-day…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge
    Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

  • India's Development and Public Policy book cover

    India's Development and Public Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stuart S. Nagel

    This title was forst published in 2000:  An analysis of India’s development and public policy from the perspectives of five major fields of public policy. 1. Economic policy, including public policy toward industrial development. 2. Social policy, including religion, education and women’s…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31
    Routledge

  • Bemba and Related Peoples of Northern Rhodesia bound with Peoples of the Lower Luapul Valley: East Central Africa Part II book cover

    Bemba and Related Peoples of Northern Rhodesia bound with Peoples of the Lower Luapul Valley

    East Central Africa Part II, 1st Edition

    By Wilfred Whiteley, J. Slaski

    Routledge is proud to be re-issuing this landmark series in association with the International African Institute. The series, published between 1950 and 1977, brings together a wealth of previously un-co-ordinated material on the ethnic groupings and social conditions of African peoples. Concise,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge
    Ethnographic Survey of Africa

  • Understanding Contemporary Brazil book cover

    Understanding Contemporary Brazil

    1st Edition

    By Jeff Garmany, Anthony W. Pereira

    Brazil has famously been called a country of contradictions. It is a place where narratives of "racial democracy" exist in the face of stark inequalities, and where the natural environment is celebrated as a point of national pride, but at the same time is exploited at alarming rates. To people on…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge

  • Work, Love, and Learning in Utopia: Equality Reimagined book cover

    Work, Love, and Learning in Utopia

    Equality Reimagined, 1st Edition

    By Martin Schoenhals

    Work, Love, and Learning in Utopia breathes new life into the age-old human preoccupation with how to create a happier society. With a fascinating mix of research from cross-cultural psychology, macro history, and evolutionary biology, the book gives new credibility to the advocacy of radical…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge

  • Hereditary Physicians of Kerala: Traditional Medicine and Ayurveda in Modern India book cover

    Hereditary Physicians of Kerala

    Traditional Medicine and Ayurveda in Modern India, 1st Edition

    By Indudharan Menon

    This book examines the history and evolution of Ayurveda and other indigenous medical traditions in juxtaposition with their encounter with colonial modernity. Through the lens of hereditary folk and Ayurvedic practitioners, it focuses on Kerala’s heterogeneous medical traditions and presents them…

    Hardback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge India

  • The Portuguese in India and Other Studies, 1500-1700 book cover

    The Portuguese in India and Other Studies, 1500-1700

    1st Edition

    By A.R. Disney

    The studies brought together in this volume were published over the last thirty years and are concerned, directly or indirectly, with the Portuguese presence in India between about 1500 and 1650. They have been arranged into four groups of which the first, 'The Portuguese in India', includes pieces…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Identity and Marginality in India: Settlement Experience of Afghan Migrants book cover

    Identity and Marginality in India

    Settlement Experience of Afghan Migrants, 1st Edition

    By Anwesha Ghosh

    Decades of conflict and war have forced millions of men, women and children to flee from their homes and seek refuge in other parts of the country or in foreign lands - Afghanistan is one such country. This book is a study of the displaced Afghan migrant population in India, in particular the…

    Hardback – 2018-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • The Andean World book cover

    The Andean World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Linda J. Seligmann, Kathleen S. Fine-Dare

    This comprehensive reference offers an authoritative overview of Andean lifeways. It provides valuable historical context, and demonstrates the relevance of learning about the Andes in light of contemporary events and debates. The volume covers the ecology and pre-Columbian history of the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • From Popular Movements to Rebellion: The Naxalite Decade book cover

    From Popular Movements to Rebellion

    The Naxalite Decade, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ranabir Samaddar

    From Popular Movements to Rebellion: The Naxalite Decade argues that without an understanding of the popular sources of the rebellion of that time, the age of the Naxalite revolt will remain beyond our understanding. Many of the chapters of the book bring out for the first time unknown peasant…

    Hardback – 2018-11-22
    Routledge

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