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  • Reading Life with Gwich'in: An Educational Approach book cover

    Reading Life with Gwich'in

    An Educational Approach, 1st Edition

    By Jan Peter Laurens Loovers

    This book is based upon more than two years of ethnographic fieldwork and personal experiences with the Teetł’it Gwich’in community in northern Canada. The author provides insight into Gwich’in understandings of life as well as into historical and political processes that have taken place in the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Arctic Worlds

  • The Evolution of Religion, Religiosity and Theology: A Multi-Level and Multi-Disciplinary Approach book cover

    The Evolution of Religion, Religiosity and Theology

    A Multi-Level and Multi-Disciplinary Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jay R. Feierman, Lluis Oviedo

    This book takes a multi-dimensional and multi-disciplinary approach to religion, religiosity and theology from their earliest beginnings to the present day. It uniquely brings together the natural sciences and theology to explore how religious practice emerged and developed through the four…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Tattoo Histories: Transcultural Perspectives on the Narratives, Practices, and Representations of Tattooing book cover

    Tattoo Histories

    Transcultural Perspectives on the Narratives, Practices, and Representations of Tattooing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sinah Theres Kloß

    Tattoo Histories is an edited volume which analyzes and discusses the relevance of tattooing in the socio-cultural construction of bodies, boundaries, and identities, among both individuals and groups. Its interdisciplinary approach facilitates historical as well as contemporary perspectives.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • The Supernatural After the Neuro-Turn book cover

    The Supernatural After the Neuro-Turn

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pieter F. Craffert, John R. Baker, Michael J. Winkelman

    This book takes what is often referred to as the 'supernatural' to be normal natural phenomena that are closely linked to the neurobiology of the human species. Reflecting the neurocultural and biocultural perspective, the chapters cover phenomena such as out-of-body experiences, ghosts, and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26 
    Routledge

  • The Logic of Violence: An Ethnography of Dublin's Illegal Drug Trade book cover

    The Logic of Violence

    An Ethnography of Dublin's Illegal Drug Trade, 1st Edition

    By Brendan Marsh

    Violence is widely associated with illegal drug markets, and is one of the features that can differentiate illegal capitalism from legitimate business. This book explores the perceived causes and functions of violence in an illegal drug market in Dublin City, Ireland. Understanding why violence…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • Circulation and Governance of Asian Medicine book cover

    Circulation and Governance of Asian Medicine

    1st Edition

    Edited by Céline Coderey, Laurent Pordié

    This book unpacks the organized sets of practices that govern contemporary Asian medicine from their production in the lab to their circulation within circuits and networks of all kinds and examines the plurality of actors involved in such governance. Chapters analyse the process of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • Indigeneity and Occupational Change: The Tribes of Punjab book cover

    Indigeneity and Occupational Change

    The Tribes of Punjab, 1st Edition

    By Birinder Pal Singh

    This book is about the presence of the absent— the tribes of Punjab, India, many of them still nomadic, constituting the poorest of the poor in the state. Drawing on exhaustive fieldwork and ethnographic accounts of more than 750 respondents, it explores the occupational change across generations…

    Hardback – 2019-09-20 
    Routledge India

  • Queering Knowledge: Analytics, Devices, and Investments after Marilyn Strathern book cover

    Queering Knowledge

    Analytics, Devices, and Investments after Marilyn Strathern, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Boyce, E.J. Gonzalez-Polledo, Silvia Posocco

    This volume draws on the significance of the work of Marilyn Strathern in respect of its potential to queer anthropological analysis and to foster the reimagining of the object of anthropology. The authors examine the ways in which Strathern’s varied analytics facilitate the construction of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-19 
    Routledge
    Theorizing Ethnography

  • Motherhood in Contemporary International Perspective: Continuity and Change book cover

    Motherhood in Contemporary International Perspective

    Continuity and Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fabienne Portier-Le Cocq

    Divided into fifteen chapters, this book provides the reader with an insight into certain representations of mothers and motherhood in history and today’s societies in some areas of the world, notably in Asia. Key facts about the history of motherhood are presented, together with the use of very…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Common Sense in Environmental Management: Thinking Through English Land and Water book cover

    Common Sense in Environmental Management

    Thinking Through English Land and Water, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Woolley

    Common Sense in Environmental Management examines common sense not in theory, but in practice. Jonathan Woolley argues that common sense as a concept is rooted in English experiences of landscape and land management and examines it ethnographically - unveiling common sense as key to understanding…

    Hardback – 2019-09-16 
    Routledge

  • The Informal Sector in Ecuador: Artisans, Entrepreneurs and Precarious Family Firms book cover

    The Informal Sector in Ecuador

    Artisans, Entrepreneurs and Precarious Family Firms, 1st Edition

    By Alan Middleton

    This book looks back over the last forty years of change and development in Ecuador, showing how macro level changes have impacted families and workplaces on the local level. Traditionally a dependent economy reliant on agricultural exports, the impact of neoliberalism and new sources of income…

    Hardback – 2019-09-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Development

  • The Prior Consultation of Indigenous Peoples in Latin America: Inside the Implementation Gap book cover

    The Prior Consultation of Indigenous Peoples in Latin America

    Inside the Implementation Gap, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claire Wright, Alexandra Tomaselli

    This book delves into the reasons behind and the consequences of the implementation gap regarding the right to prior consultation and the Free, Prior, and Informed Consent (FPIC) of Indigenous Peoples in Latin America. In recent years, the economic and political projects of Latin American States…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

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