Social & Cultural Anthropology Products

  • The Andean World

    Edited by Linda J. Seligmann, Kathleen S. Fine-Dare

    This comprehensive reference offers an authoritative overview of Andean lifeways. It provides valuable historical context, as well as demonstrating the relevance of learning about the Andes in light of contemporary events and debates. The volume covers the ecology and pre-Columbian history of the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-11 
    Routledge Worlds

  • Anthropology and Design

    By Adam Drazin

    Paperback – 2018-10-01 

  • Constructing Meaning through Human Movement

    Making sense of the sacred

    By Zachary Beckstead

    Human living entails the perpetual exploration of both natural and built-up environments, including physical movement – all modes of sensory involvement, and psychological movement – the movement of the mind. This book takes human movement as a central concept to understanding the richness and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

  • Theories of Culture

    By Arnold Groh

    What is culture? Why do cultures change over time? Are there any discernible rules or principles behind culture-related phenomena and processes and, if so, what are they? Familiarity with the most significant cultural theories of the 20th and 21st centuries is vital for anyone studying or…

    Paperback – 2018-10-01 

  • Kinship and Gender

    An Introduction, 6th Edition

    By Linda Stone, Diane E. King

    Does kinship still matter in today’s globalized, increasingly mobile world? Do family structures continue to influence the varied roles that men and women play in different cultures? Answering with a resounding ‘yes!’, Linda Stone and Diane E. King offer a lively introduction to and working…

    Paperback – 2018-09-30 

  • Professional Ethics and Civic Morals

    By Emile Durkheim

    Emile Durkheim is one of the founding fathers of sociology and Professional Ethics and Civic Morals is one of his most neglected yet insightful works. His view that the instability of industrial society was connected to the decline of religion and his characterization of the state as the ultimate…

    Paperback – 2018-09-24 
    Routledge Classics

  • Race and Human Diversity

    A Biocultural Approach, 2nd Edition

    By Robert Anemone

    Race and Human Diversity is an introduction to the study of human diversity in both its biological and cultural dimensions. This text examines the biological basis of human difference and how humans have biologically and culturally adapted to life in different environments. Anemone’s book is the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-01 

  • Glocal Languages and Intercultural Critical Awareness

    The South Answers Back

    Edited by Manuela Guilherme, Lynn Mario de Souza

    This volume provides a new perspective on prevailing discourses on translanguaging and multilingualism by looking at ‘glocal’ languages, local languages which have been successfully "globalized". Focusing on European languages recreated in Latin America, the book features examples from languages…

    Hardback – 2018-09-01 
    Routledge Studies in Language and Intercultural Communication

  • Cultural Models of Nature

    Primary Food Producers and Climate Change

    Edited by Giovanni Bennardo

    All primary food producers hold views about nature and the environment, particularly in terms of how they are affected by and must adapt to changes in the latter. Such knowledge structures are typically called Cultural Models. When looking at ways in which to implement environmental strategies that…

    Hardback – 2018-09-01 
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Being Indigenous

    Perspectives on Activism, Culture, Language and Identity

    Edited by Neyooxet Greymorning

    The book considers the issues faced by Indigenous peoples today and provides valuable historical and political insight into the lingering impacts that colonization has had on their languages, cultures, and identities. It gives voice to an impressive range of Indigenous authors who share their…

    Paperback – 2018-09-01 

  • Bureaucracy, Integration and Suspicion in the Welfare State

    By Mark Graham

    This book draws on classic anthropological concerns--including person models, classification, gifts and reciprocity, and culture concepts--to explore the logic of integration policies, official concepts of culture, multiculturalism, multicultural educational strategies in schools, and debates…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

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