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Progress in European Ethnology

Progress in European Ethnology

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This series features specially commissioned regional monographs, providing a critical overview of different national/regional traditions in European ethnology and their development, including bibliographies of key texts in the languages of the respective region as well as material in English. It will be of interest primarily to Europeanists in the fields of anthropology, folklore, social and cultural history, geography, the history of ideas, and modern languages. Intended for researchers, titles in the series will also be suitable as textbooks for the growing number of courses on European Cultures in Britain and the USA.

  • Regional Culture and Economic Development

    Explorations in European Ethnology, 1st Edition

    By Ullrich Kockel

    From an interdisciplinary perspective based primarily on European ethnology and political economy, this book explores issues and concepts concerning the link between culture and economy. A historical introduction to key theoretical problems is followed by five empirical chapters discussing aspects…

    Paperback – 2017-07-13
    Routledge
    Progress in European Ethnology

  • The Study of European Ethnology in Austria

    1st Edition

    By James R. Dow, Olaf Bockhorn

    The study of ethnology or ’Volkskunde’ in Austria has had a troubled past. Through most of the 20th century it was under the influence of the so-called Viennese ’Mythological School’ and the controversy between the two opposing branches, the ’Ritualist’ and the ’Mythologists', set much of the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29
    Routledge
    Progress in European Ethnology

  • Ethnology, Myth and Politics

    Anthropologizing Croatian Ethnology, 1st Edition

    By Dunja Rihtman-Augustin, Jasna Capo Zmegac

    The book offers a critical overview of Croatian ethnology written by the most prominent Croatian ethnologist/ anthropologist in the second half of the 20th century - Dunja Rihtman-Augustin (recently deceased). She was the first Croatian ethnologist to break with the long established tradition of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Progress in European Ethnology