Boeken over antropologie

  • Saskia Kunst boeken
    E-book
    Saskia Kunst - Geboortegrond

    Tigu is door een oom meegenomen naar Zuid-India. Saskia Kunst haalt de zevenjarige jongen terug naar zijn geboortegrond in de Indiase Himalaya en stuurt hem naar school. Op dezelfde bijna vanzelfsprekende wijze neemt ze in de volgende jaren nog negen andere… (E-book)

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  • Willem de Bruin boeken
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    Willem de Bruin - Je moet hier geweest zijn

    Vraag iemand een kunstenaarsdorp te noemen en de kans is groot dat men Laren zegt, of Bergen een enkele keer Domburg. Maar Oosterbeek? Als de plaats al associaties oproept, is dat met de oorlog; de rampzalige Slag om Arnhem in 1944, een `brug te ver. Er is… (E-book)

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  • Andrew Gebhardt boeken
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    Andrew Gebhardt - Holland Flowering

    Growing tulip bulbs on the moon, and a tulip shaped island in the North Sea. Frederick Ruysch's wunderkammer and contemporary bloemencorsos. A Dutch-Chinese billionaire, aka the Orchid King, recreates a 'Dutch' town in northeast China complete with a replica… (E-book)

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  • Hyun-Gwi Park boeken
    Hyun-Gwi Park - The Displacement of Borders among Russian Koreans in Northeast Asia

    Since the nineteenth century, ethnic Koreans have represented a small yet significant portion of the population of the Russian Far East, but until now, the phenomenon has been largely understudied. Based on extensive historical and ethnographic research, this… (Harde kaft)

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  • Mededelingen Rijksmuseum Volkenkunde Hajj

    Every year, in the last month of the Islamic calendar, millions of Muslims from around the world come together in Mecca to perform the Hajj, the pilgrimage that all capable Muslims should perform at least once in their lives. In 2013, the National Museum of… (Harde kaft)

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  • Sergej van Middendorp boeken
    Sergej van Middendorp - Embodying Metaphors in Systems

    Inspired by aspects of jazz music, Sergej van Middendorp explores how the theory of organizational improvisation can help design systems that support the creation of health and wealth. I am a researcher, developer and consultant who wonders how we can create… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Vincent A. de Rooij boeken
    Vincent A. de Rooij - Anthropological Knowledge on the Move

    As the world around us changes at an accelerating pace, anthropology continuously has to rethink its topics of research and dare to take on new ones. The critical agility and creativity to identify new relevant topics of research or to approach old ones in… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Dan SMYER YU boeken
    Dan SMYER YU - Asian Borderlands Trans-himalayan borderlands

    The societies in the Himalayan borderlands have undergone wide-ranging transformations, as the territorial reconfiguration of modern nation-states since the mid-twentieth century and the presently increasing trans-Himalayan movements of people, goods and… (Harde kaft)

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  • Anthony Forge boeken
    Anthony Forge - Pacific Presences Style and Meaning

    Anthropology's engagement with art has a complex and uneven history. While material culture, 'decorative art', and art styles were of major significance for founding figures such as Alfred Haddon and Franz Boas, art became marginal as the discipline turned… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Anthony Forge boeken
    Anthony Forge - Pacific Presences Style and Meaning

    Anthropology's engagement with art has a complex and uneven history. While material culture, 'decorative art', and art styles were of major significance for founding figures such as Alfred Haddon and Franz Boas, art became marginal as the discipline turned… (Harde kaft)

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  • Thomas Kaiser boeken
    Thomas Kaiser - Devotion

    Das Vessantara Jataka ist die Erzählung von Buddhas letztem Leben, bevor er vor 2.500 Jahren als der historische Buddha wiedergeboren wurde. In dieser früheren Existenz stellte er als Prinz Vessantara die höchste jener Tugenden unter Beweis, die einen… (Harde kaft)

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  • Jos van Beurden boeken
    Jos van Beurden - CLUES Treasures in Trusted Hands

    This pioneering study charts the one-way traffic of cultural and historical objects during five centuries of European colonialism. It presents abundant examples of disappeared colonial objects and systematises these into war booty, confiscations by… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Jos van Beurden boeken
    Jos van Beurden - CLUES Treasures in trusted hands

    This pioneering study charts the one-way traffic of cultural and historical objects during five centuries of European colonialism. It presents abundant examples of disappeared colonial objects and systematises these into war booty, confiscations by… (Harde kaft)

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  • Tim Simpson boeken
    Tim Simpson - New Mobilities in Asia Tourist Utopias

    Released on the 500-year anniversary of the publication of Sir Thomas More's Utopia, this volume seeks to adapt and apply More's fecund imagination to the contemporary leisure landscape. The contributors to this volume theorize and analyze a variety of… (Harde kaft)

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  • Julia Bernstein boeken
    Julia Bernstein - Food for Thought

    Russischsprachige Juden, die nach Deutschland oder Israel ausgewandert sind, leben in vielschichtigen sozialen Realitäten. Dazu gehört auch die Esskultur, die eine besondere Rolle für die Konstruktion von Identität spielen kann, wie Julia Bernstein zeigt.… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Family, Kinship and State in Contemporary Europe 3

    Over the years, a consensus has grown among European policy specialists that kinship should play a larger role in the welfare state. This title examines the fundamental questions about such kinship ties and seeks to understand how and why family members help… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Mattijs van de Port boeken
    Mattijs van de Port - Ecstatic encounters

    Ecstatic Encountersgaat over ervaringen en gebeurtenissen die systematisch de toegang tot de academische tekst worden ontzegd. Het boek, dat zich als een roman laat lezen, vertelt het verhaal van een antropoloog in Bahia die vreest door een geest bezeten te… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Reproductive Technologies as Global Form

    In the thirty years since the first "test-tube baby," in-vitro fertilization and other methods of reproductive assistance have become a common aspect of family life and medicine in developed nations--and, increasingly, throughout the world. This collection… (Zachte kaft)

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  • The Governance of Legal Pluralism

    Law is considered by lawyers and sociologists to be at the very center of social integration in Western societies, whereas social anthropological discourses regard law as marginal in Non-Western societies. Empirical studies of multi-sited legal frameworks in… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Africa - Power and Powerlessness

    In Africa the distribution of power and powerlessness seems to be more rigid than on other continents. Political power is in the hands of narrow elites while the overwhelming majority has hardly any access to decision-making. The common denominator of this… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Avata¿saka Buddhism in East Asia

    The volume about Avatasaka Buddhism in East Asia is the result of a symposium organized in France in 2008. 15 contributions reflect the ways of manifestation and of expression of Huayan doctrines in several geographical regions and at different periods.… (Harde kaft)

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  • K. Hough boeken
    K. Hough - The Expression & Perception of Space in Wayana

    Until recently it was assumed that all cultures perceive and express 'space' from the ego. However, this belief in a universal phenomenological bias is currently being challenged by many linguists from several disciplines, who believe that space can also be… (Zachte kaft)

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  • People at the Well

    Water is never just Hv(2)O. It is always more. It has its own ways of world-making and is much more than just a substance or a commodity. Water is also a focal point of religious meanings and inspires cultural practices. The book shows the different forms, the… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Karen Jacobs boeken
    Karen Jacobs - Collecting Kamoro. Objects, encounters and representation on the southwest coast of Papua

    The story of ethnographic collecting is one of cross-cultural encounters. This book focuses on collecting encounters in the Kamoro region of Papua from the earliest collections made in 1828 until 2011. Exploring the links between representation and collecting,… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Iris Edenheiser boeken
    Iris Edenheiser - Tecumseh, Keokuk, Black Hawk

    it der Kolonisierung der Welt durch europäische Mächte setzte eine weitreichende Bildproduktion über die kolonisierten Kulturen und Menschen ein. Bilder von nordamerikanischen Indianern haben dabei einen prominenten Platz in unserer visuellen Kultur inne.… (Harde kaft)

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