Anthropology: Social & Cultural Anthropology

  • Branding Gandhi book cover

    Branding Gandhi

    1st Edition

    By Ritu Khanduri

    Branding Gandhi renews attention to thinking about our relationship with stuff through Gandhi‘s politics, his image, his things, and the history of branding Gandhi. Based on archival research this book will provoke thinking about why we remain fascinated with brands. The chapters of this book…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge Series for Creative Teaching and Learning in Anthropology

  • Trauma, Memory, and Healing in Asian Literature and Culture book cover

    Trauma, Memory, and Healing in Asian Literature and Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sharanya Jayawickrama

    Is trauma a concept that can be translated across cultures? Can it have global applicability and utility for literary and cultural analysis? Do the approaches and perspectives generated by literary and cultural work hold purchase for social and political interventions? Modern Asia is a region in…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • Airplanes, the Environment, and the Human Condition book cover

    Airplanes, the Environment, and the Human Condition

    1st Edition

    By Hans A. Baer

    The number of airplane flights worldwide continues to grow and is one of the many drivers of climate change. In this book Hans Baer argues that air travel has become a key part of modern cultural and social life and a source of tremendous profit-making, and thus an integral component of the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 

  • An Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology book cover

    An Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology

    1st Edition

    By Marzia Balzani, Niko Besnier

    Paperback – 2019-05-30 

  • How to Read Ethnography book cover

    How to Read Ethnography

    2nd Edition

    By Paloma Gay y Blasco, Huon Wardle

    How to Read Ethnography is an essential guide to approaching anthropological texts. It helps students to cultivate the skills they need to critically examine and understand how ethnographies are built up, as well as to think anthropologically and develop an anthropological imagination of their own.…

    Paperback – 2019-05-02 

  • Gambling in Everyday Life book cover

    Gambling in Everyday Life

    1st Edition

    By Fiona Nicoll

    In the past two decades, gambling industries have experienced exponential growth with annual global expenditure worth approximately 300 billion dollars. Yet most academic research on gambling is concentrated on problem gambling and conducted within the psychological sciences. Nicoll considers…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Surfaces: Transformations of Body, Materials and Earth book cover


    Transformations of Body, Materials and Earth, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Anusas, Cris Simonetti

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • The Melanesian World book cover

    The Melanesian World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Hirsch, Will Rollason

    This comprehensive volume captures the diverse range of societies and experiences that form what has come to be known as Melanesia. It covers prehistoric, historic and contemporary issues, and includes work by anthropologists, geographers, political scientists and art historians. The chapters range…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge Worlds

  • Sporting Passions: Engaging Sport Anthropologically book cover

    Sporting Passions

    Engaging Sport Anthropologically, 1st Edition

    By Noel Dyck

    Paperback – 2019-05-01 
    500 Tips

  • Video Ethnography book cover

    Video Ethnography

    1st Edition

    By David Redmon

    Video Ethnography provides a thought-provoking, guided framework to ethnographic filmmaking. It examines how this kind of filmmaking can be a means of approximating, mediating and evoking lived experience. Functioning as a kind of sensory extension of the videographer, video ethnography arises…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 

  • Ahmadiyya Islam and the Muslim Diaspora: Living in the End of Days book cover

    Ahmadiyya Islam and the Muslim Diaspora

    Living in the End of Days, 1st Edition

    By Marzia Balzani

    Ahmadiyya Islam was founded as a new religious movement within Islam towards the end of the nineteenth century in colonial Punjab, India, by Mirza Ghulam Ahmad. Jamat Ahmadiyyah and its followers have assumed considerable importance both in the country of their origin, i.e. Pakistan, and abroad,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge/Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) South Asian Series

  • Theories of Culture book cover

    Theories of Culture

    1st Edition

    By Arnold Groh

    What is culture? Why do cultures change over time? Are there any discernible rules or principles behind culture-related phenomena and processes and, if so, what are they? Familiarity with the most significant cultural theories of the 20th and 21st centuries is vital for anyone studying or…

    Paperback – 2019-04-18 

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