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  • Making Our Research Useful: Case Studies In The Utilization Of Anthropological Knowledge book cover

    Making Our Research Useful

    Case Studies In The Utilization Of Anthropological Knowledge, 1st Edition

    Edited by John van Willigen

    This book presents case studies that address how to improve the use of applied or policy research done by anthropologists. It documents the applications of anthropology and in so doing, improves practice. The case studies treat the problem of knowledge use from a variety of perspectives.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Demographic Responses To Development: Sources Of Declining Fertility In The Philippines book cover

    Demographic Responses To Development

    Sources Of Declining Fertility In The Philippines, 1st Edition

    By Robert A Hackenberg

    This book examines the causes of declining fertility in a major Southeast Asian nation, the Philippines. It describes issues pertaining to the significance and utility of demographic measurement for promoting rapid economic development.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Migration And The Labor Market In Developing Countries book cover

    Migration And The Labor Market In Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Richard Sabot

    This book clarifies the linkages among income distribution, migration, surplus labor, and poverty in developing countries. It assesses the implications of different key characteristics of labor markets for the response of labor supply to the hiring of additional urban workers.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Frontiers Of Folklore/h book cover

    Frontiers Of Folklore/h

    1st Edition

    By William R Bascom

    This book explores some of the avenues of research that are exciting young folklorists. William Bascom reviews the development of folklore theories and suggests three frontiers of folklore that remain to be explored. The book follows anthropologists like Malinowski in examining folklore.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Human Systems Ecology: Studies In The Integration Of Political Economy, Adaptation, And Socionatural Regions book cover

    Human Systems Ecology

    Studies In The Integration Of Political Economy, Adaptation, And Socionatural Regions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sheldon Smith

    This book presents nine case studies which illustrate an approach to the interface between human ecology, political economy, and adaptive decision making, demonstrating the power of analyzing socionatural regions from a human systems ecology perspective.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Anthropological Praxis: Translating Knowledge Into Action book cover

    Anthropological Praxis

    Translating Knowledge Into Action, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert M. Wulff

    This book is a collection of original case studies describing anthropological knowledge successfully translated into action. It describes the targeted problem or issue, his or her role as an anthropologist, the specific anthropological skills or knowledge used, and the results of the work.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Archaeoastronomy And The Roots Of Science book cover

    Archaeoastronomy And The Roots Of Science

    1st Edition

    By E. C. Krupp

    This book focuses on archaeoastronomy that attempts to reconstruct the ways in which early peoples made use of the sky and its significance to them. The discussion covers the relationship of ancient sky-watching to the development of true science.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • East European Communities: The Struggle For Balance In Turbulent Times book cover

    East European Communities

    The Struggle For Balance In Turbulent Times, 1st Edition

    Edited by David A. Kideckel

    This book focuses on communities in the east European transition and the diverse issues which people face in them on a daily basis. It is organized around three themes: economic change and privatization; the transformation of social and political organization; and changing community belief system.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Anthropology And Development In North Africa And The Middle East book cover

    Anthropology And Development In North Africa And The Middle East

    1st Edition

    Edited by Muneera Salem-Murdock

    This book documents the function of social science analyses in the identification and evaluation of development programs in the Middle Eastern and North African countries. It demonstrates that anthropology and social sciences have a good deal to contribute to the understanding of domestic economies.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Landlessness And Migration In Nepal book cover

    Landlessness And Migration In Nepal

    1st Edition

    By Nanda R. Shrestha

    This book aims to describe, understand, and explain the social, political, and geographic consequences of frontier migration, focusing on landlessness, nearlandlessness, and spontaneous settlement among hill migrants in the Tarai of Nepal.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Introduction To Library Research In Anthropology book cover

    Introduction To Library Research In Anthropology

    1st Edition

    By John M. Weeks

    This book is an introduction to library research in anthropology written primarily for the undergraduate student about to begin a research project. It contains a summary description of the type of resource being discussed and its potential use in a research project.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Anthropology And Primary Health Care book cover

    Anthropology And Primary Health Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeannine Coreil

    This book covers the major theoretical perspectives, content areas, and methodologic approaches that presently characterize the field of anthropology and primary health care. It is of great value to physicians, epidemiologists, program managers, and other international health professionals.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

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