Recommended CHOICE Titles from Routledge and CRC Press 2012 - 2019

A full list of titles reviewed as "Recommended" by CHOICE Magazine, 2012-2019.

Anthropology

The full list of Routledge Anthropology titles reviewed as Recommended by CHOICE Magazine since 2012.

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  • The New African Diaspora in the United States

    1st Edition

    Edited by Toyin Falola, Adebayo Oyebade

    Fast growing in population, African immigrants in the United States have become a significant force, to the point that the idea of a new African diaspora is now a reality. This thriving community has opened new arenas of scholarly discourse on Black Atlantic history beyond the trans-Atlantic slave…

    Hardback – 2016-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge African Studies

  • Social and Cultural Perspectives on Health, Technology and Medicine

    Old Concepts, New Problems, 1st Edition

    By Ciara Kierans, Kirsten Bell, Carol Kingdon

    Developments in health, science and technology have long provided fertile analytical ground for social science disciplines. This book focuses on the critical and enduring importance of core concepts in anthropology and sociology for interrogating and keeping pace with developments in the life…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10
    Routledge

  • Primate Behavior and Human Origins

    1st Edition

    By Glenn E. King

    This comprehensive introduction demonstrates the theoretical perspectives and concepts that are applied to primate behavior, and explores the relevance of non-human primates to understanding human behavior. Using a streamlined and student-friendly taxonomic framework, King provides a thorough…

    Hardback – 2015-11-16
    Routledge

  • Bodies and Lives in Ancient America

    Health Before Columbus, 1st Edition

    By Debra L. Martin, Anna J. Osterholtz

    Bodies and Lives in Ancient America offers a broad overview of what it was like to live and die throughout North America before European contact. Using a unique life history approach, the book moves from pregnancy and birth through to senescence. Drawing on biological data gathered from human…

    Paperback – 2015-11-10
    Routledge
    Bodies and Lives

  • Magical Consciousness

    An Anthropological and Neurobiological Approach, 1st Edition

    By Susan Greenwood, Erik D. Goodwyn

    How does a mind think magically? The research documented in this book is one answer that allows the disciplines of anthropology and neurobiology to come together to reveal a largely hidden dynamic of magic. Magic gets to the very heart of some theoretical and methodological difficulties encountered…

    Hardback – 2015-09-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Environmental Anthropology Today

    1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Kopnina, Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet

    Today, we face some of the greatest environmental challenges in global history. Understanding the damage being done and the varied ethics and efforts contributing to its repair is of vital importance. This volume poses the question: What can increasing the emphasis on the environment in…

    Paperback – 2011-08-05
    Routledge