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  • A History of Indigenous Latin America: Aymara to Zapatistas book cover

    A History of Indigenous Latin America

    Aymara to Zapatistas, 1st Edition

    By Rene Harder Horst

    A History of Indigenous Latin America is a comprehensive introduction to the people who first settled in Latin America, from before the arrival of the Europeans to the present. Indigenous history provides a singular perspective to political, social and economic changes that followed European…

    Paperback – 2020-04-14 

  • Children as Agents in Their Worlds: A Critical, Psychosocial Perspective book cover

    Children as Agents in Their Worlds

    A Critical, Psychosocial Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Sheila Greene, Elizabeth Nixon

    Are children the passive recipients of influence from their parents and from society? Is their development determined by their genes and their neurons, or do they have the capacity to think about and influence their own lives and the world around them? Are they agents, and what do we mean by agency…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 

  • A Cultural Geography Of North American Indians book cover

    A Cultural Geography Of North American Indians

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas E. Ross

    This book focuses on the effects of interaction between Indian and non-Indian peoples and on the complex relationships between Indians and their environments. It presents information for an accurate assessment of whether North American Indians can survive as a distinct culture. .…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 

  • Architecture and Sacrament: A Critical Theory book cover

    Architecture and Sacrament

    A Critical Theory, 1st Edition

    By David Wang

    David Wang’s Architecture and Sacrament considers architectural theory from a Christian theological perspective, specifically, the analogy of being (analogia entis). The book tracks social and cultural reasons why the theological literature tends to be separate from contemporary architecture theory…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 

  • Regulation of Extractive Industries: Community Engagement in the Arctic book cover

    Regulation of Extractive Industries

    Community Engagement in the Arctic, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rachael Lorna Johnstone, Anne Merrild Hansen

    This book intends to inform the key participants in extractive projects – namely, the communities, the host governments and the investors – about good practice for effective community engagement, based on analysis of international standards and expectations, lessons from selected case-studies and…

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge Research in Polar Law

  • Mambila Divination: Framing Questions, Constructing Answers book cover

    Mambila Divination

    Framing Questions, Constructing Answers, 1st Edition

    By David Zeitlyn

    This book offers a major contribution to the study and analysis of divination, based on continuing fieldwork with the Mambila in Cameroon. It seeks to return attention to the details of divinatory practice, using the questions asked, and life histories to help understand the perspective of the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Agent Orange and Rural Development in Post-war Vietnam book cover

    Agent Orange and Rural Development in Post-war Vietnam

    1st Edition

    By Vu Le Thao Chi

    Vu tells the story of Vietnamese farmers who have survived a 30-year war of independence and unification, its damaging legacies in their living environment, and the unfamiliar pressure of the market economy. Vietnamese famers are neither simply obedient beneficiaries of policy decisions made by…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • The Routledge Companion to Indigenous Repatriation: Return, Reconcile, Renew book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Indigenous Repatriation

    Return, Reconcile, Renew, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cressida Fforde, Timothy C. McKeown, Honor Keeler

    This volume brings together Indigenous and non-Indigenous repatriation practitioners and researchers to provide the reader with an international overview of the removal and return of Ancestral Remains. The Ancestral Remains of Indigenous peoples are today housed in museums and other collecting…

    Hardback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge Companions

  • Micro And Macro Levels Of Analysis In Anthropology: Issues In Theory And Research book cover

    Micro And Macro Levels Of Analysis In Anthropology

    Issues In Theory And Research, 1st Edition

    By Pertti J Pelto

    This book reviews the history of micro/macro issues in anthropology and provides a framework for a more systematic examination of potential linkages among levels. It also provides empirical examples of the articulation of micro/macro theory and methods in sociocultural research.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • Kilowatts And Crisis: Hydroelectric Power And Social Dislocation In Eastern Panama book cover

    Kilowatts And Crisis

    Hydroelectric Power And Social Dislocation In Eastern Panama, 1st Edition

    By Alaka Wali

    This book describes the social history of the events surrounding the construction of the Bayano Dam and its aftermath in Eastern Panama. It clarifies the local level consequences, national motives, and the international economic framework that shaped the Bayano Dam project.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • Lands At Risk In The Third World: Local-level Perspectives book cover

    Lands At Risk In The Third World

    Local-level Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Peter D. Little

    This book presents case studies highlighting social, economic, political, and biological dimensions of environmental degradation in the Third World. It uses local data to examine, test, and refine larger explanatory models and theories. .…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

  • Agricultural Geography book cover

    Agricultural Geography

    1st Edition

    By Leslie Symons

    This book provides a historical summary of agricultural development and representative ways in which agricultural production is undertaken in different social, economic and physical environments. It describes concepts and methodology for understanding any area or type of farming.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 

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