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  • Ritual Dynamics and the Science of Ritual. Volume V: Transfer and Spaces

    Held in Heidelberg from September 29 to October 2, 2008 by the collaborative research center SFB 619 "Ritual Dynamics" , the international conference "Ritual Dynamics and the Science of Ritual" assembled most of the leading experts on rituals studies and more… (Harde kaft)

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  • Niels Gutschow boeken
    Niels Gutschow - Handling Death

    In a rare combination of competence, an architectural historian (Niels Gutschow) and an indologist (Axel Michaels) have documented death rituals of the ethnic community of Newars in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal. The first part of the book focusses to a specific… (Harde kaft)

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  • Li Minghuan boeken
    Li Minghuan - Seeing Transnationally

    Co-publication with Zhejiang University Press Worldwide selling rights excl. China Stories and experiences of Chinese migrants This collection of essays by Li Minghuan, an early new migrant-scholar herself, documents the extraordinary story of Chinese… (Harde kaft)

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  • Anna-Karina Hermkens boeken
    Anna-Karina Hermkens - Engendering objects. Dynamics of Barkcloth and Gender among the Maisin of Papua New Guinea

    Engendering objects explores social and cultural dynamics among Maisin people in Collingwood Bay (Papua New Guinea) through the lens of material culture. Focusing upon the visually stimulating decorated barkcloths that are used as male and female garments,… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Satomi Ishikawa boeken
    Satomi Ishikawa - Seeking the Self

    This book is about the self in contemporary Japan. In contrast to Euro-American cultures, in which the self is considered to be the essence of personhood, in Japanese culture the self is constantly reconstructed in relation to others. This particular self is… (Harde kaft)

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  • Anne-Line Hannesen boeken
    Anne-Line Hannesen - Bitterkomix - A South African Comic as an Indigenous Ethnography

    By means of a South African comic - Bitterkomix - this study deals with two current debates in Cultural Anthropology: Visual Culture and Indigenous Ethnography. Bitterkomix is a comic anthology which criticises and subverts the Afrikaans culture from within.… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Early Childhoods in the Global South

    This interdisciplinary volume aims to deepen and enrich the reader's understanding of children's lives in the Global South. At a time when provision for Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) is expanding across the globe, this book highlights issues around… (Zachte kaft)

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  • The Politics of Passion

    The demise of the modern self-centred subject does not engender a waning but a politicisation of affect: The site of passion is now no longer the individual's interiority but the contact zone of intersubjective encounters. The public and political status of… (Harde kaft)

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  • Nationalisms and Identities among Indigenous Peoples

    This book explores the emergence of national identities among the Indigenous peoples of North America. It examines the problems Native communities have faced in asserting themselves as nations and broadens our understanding of Native American nationalism,… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Niels Gutschow boeken
    Niels Gutschow - Getting married

    Getting Married is the third and final volume on Hindu and Buddhist life-cycle rituals among the Newars of the ancient city of Bhaktapur in Nepal. It combines extensive fieldwork and the edition and translation of relevant ritual handbooks. While Handling… (Harde kaft)

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  • Sleeping Beauties in Victorian Britain

    Artists, scientists and the wider public of the Victorian era all seem to have shared a common interest in the myth of the Briar Rose and its contemporary implications, from the Pre-Raphaelites and late Victorian aesthetes to the fascinated crowds who visited… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Ashkenazim and Sephardim: A European Perspective

    This volume is devoted to selected aspects of the culture and language of the two largest Jewish Diaspora groups, Sephardim and Ashkenazim. The authors analyze the latest European research tendencies related to both Jewish factions. Questions concern the… (Harde kaft)

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  • Jews and Non-Jews: Memories and Interactions from the Perspective of Cultural Studies

    The book adds new studies of memories and interactions between Jews and non-Jews to the historical and cultural research on this topic. It gathers in one volume the results of work by scholars from several countries, while the topics of the articles cover… (Harde kaft)

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  • Grafficity

    Graffiti has its roots in urban youth and protest cultures. However, in the past decades it has become an established visual art form. The volume investigates how graffiti oscillates between genuine subversiveness and a more recent commercialisation and… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Environmental Uncertainty and Local Knowledge

    Southeast Asia is a laboratory showing current worldwide ecological issues. Environmental change, natural resource exploitation as well as global climate change increasingly threaten people's livelihoods. Environmentally based uncertainties foster a high level… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Ecological Migration

    In the context of the current wave of global environmental concern, this book considers measures aimed at solving environmental problems, investigating the example of ecological migration. The term 'ecological migration' refers to the organized migration of… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Mededelingen Rijksmuseum Volkenkunde Indian Detours

    With tourism becoming the largest single sector of the global economy it cannot but impact traditional societies in many ways, both detrimental and beneficial. Nowhere is the history of the tourist encounter between Native peoples and Euro-Americans as long… (Zachte kaft)

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  • The Trayvon Martin in US

    The events surrounding the Trayvon Martin murder, trial and acquittal bring to public and private discourse the violent, brutal murders of Emmett Till, Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Dr. King, while bringing back to memory the racially provoked murders of Black… (Harde kaft)

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  • Latinas/os on the East Coast

    Latinas/os on the East Coast: A Critical Reader provides a comprehensive overview of established and contemporary research and essays written about communities that represent the Latina/o diaspora on the East Coast of the United States. Collectively, it… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Latinas/os on the East Coast

    Latinas/os on the East Coast: A Critical Reader provides a comprehensive overview of established and contemporary research and essays written about communities that represent the Latina/o diaspora on the East Coast of the United States. Collectively, it… (Harde kaft)

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  • Curare. Zeitschrift für Ethnomedizin und transkulturelle Psychiatrie / Migrationspsychologie, Medizinethnologie zu Hause und islamische Kultur in Europa heute /Psychology of Migration, Anthropology at

    Inhalt/Contents: *Ekkehard Schröder, Wolfgang Krahl & Hans-Jörg Assion: Migrationspsychologie und islamische Kultur in Europa heute (Editorial) *Wielant Machleidt: Erich Wulff als Ethnopsychiater. Hommage zu seinem 80. Geburtstag ***Beiträge zum Schwerpunkt… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Tribal Wisdom for Business Ethics

    Long before Columbus, American Indians had trading routes all across the Americas. How did they maintain this extensive network of trading relationships through the centuries? In this ground-breaking book, leading native and non-native scholars present a… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Habitus in Habitat II

    Which are the aspects of cognition not yet focused on as such by brain research? How can one deal with them? This book sheds light on the other sides of cognition, on what they mean for forms and figurations of subjective, cultural and social understanding. In… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Sonja Lenk boeken
    Sonja Lenk - Consciousness in Oscillation

    The thesis addresses the question of human consciousness in its oscillation between conditioning and transcendence: the impact of cultural worldviews on the individual's lifeworld and their gradual transcendence as a form of spiritual practice. At the centre… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Patrick Devlieger boeken
    Patrick Devlieger - Rethinking disability

    The act of life is a lived experience, common and unique, that ties each of us to every other lived experience. The fact of disability does not alter this fundamental truth. In this edition of Rethinking Disability: World Perspectives in Culture and Society,… (Zachte kaft)

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