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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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  • Andrea Nicolas boeken
    Andrea Nicolas - From Process to Procedure. Elders' Mediation and Formality in Central Ethiopia

    This anthropological study describes a specific form of mediation, as it is practiced in Ethiopia (Northeast Africa) by members of the Oromo and Amhara ethnic groups. It introduces elders as male household-heads in their advanced ages, who settle conflicts and… (Harde kaft)

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  • 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… (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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  • 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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  • Todd L. Sandel boeken
    Todd L. Sandel - Brides on Sale

    Beginning in the 1990s large numbers of women from Mainland China and Southeast Asia married men in Taiwan. They now number over 400,000, warranting some to call them «Taiwan's Fifth Ethnic Group». This book argues that the rise of these marriages is a… (Harde kaft)

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  • Shuxue Li boeken
    Shuxue Li - Lewis Mumford

    Lewis Mumford's achievements as an architectural critic, literary critic and urbanist are well known. However, his contribution to the American studies movement and to cultural studies in general has almost been forgotten in recent years. By situating… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Exile

    Peopled with diasporas and individuals, the space of exile persistently exists, though it cannot be circumscribed. Papers collected in the volume traverse that space in various directions, shedding some light on its manifold regions, niches, and chasms.… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Wolfgang Mieder boeken
    Wolfgang Mieder - 'No Struggle, No Progress'

    Analyzes the use of biblical and folk proverbs used by the great abolitionist and orator and includes an extensive key word index to the expressions used by Douglass. (Harde kaft)

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  • Fusion Fashion

    "The focus of "Fusion Fashion" is on Orientalism as a sartorial practice, which has to be differentiated from the common knowledge of/on Orientalism by means of its organization, constitution and reception. The book offers historic as well as systematic… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Assigning Cultural Values

    Assigning Cultural Values is a collection of thirteen essays focusing on the analysis of cultural value in light of aestheticization or aesthetic practices. Reflecting the fruits of the Research Council of Norway's comprehensive programme for cultural research… (Harde kaft)

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  • Negotiating Disasters: Politics, Representation, Meanings

    A wide spectrum of events are covered ranging from floods, the tsunami of 2004, earthquakes and landslides to such long-term processes as the decline of pastures or coastlines. The diversity of the case studies opens up questions on method and the… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Memory Work

    This volume is a collection of scholarly articles that maps the concept of memory across a number of academic disciplines. Drawing from a range of academic areas, including Cultural Theory, Film Studies, History, History of Ideas, Literature, Media Studies,… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Lived Space

    This book presents original research on the practical creation or use of places, homes, senses of loyalty and feelings of togetherness among Muslim minorities in Europe. The individual chapters deal with examples of Muslim 'homing' or 'sense-making'… (Harde kaft)

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  • Caroline Humphrey boeken
    Caroline Humphrey - Trust and Mistrust in the Economies of the China-Russia Borderlands

    The first English-language book to focus on northeast Sino-Russian border economies, Trust and Mistrust in the Economies of the China-Russia Borderlands examines how trans-border economies function in practice. The authors offer an anthropological… (Harde kaft)

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  • Christian Ritter boeken
    Christian Ritter - Postmigrantische Balkanbilder

    Einleitung Einstieg ins Thema Theoretische Rahmung Forschungsfeld und Untersuchungsgegenstand ethodische Überlegungen Aufbau des Buches 1 Ethnizität als Stellvertretercode Balkanmigration und die postmigrantische Schweiz Problematisierung und Diskursivierung… (Harde kaft)

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  • Facetten des Alter(n)s

    Das Lernforschungsprojekt "Prekärer Ruhestand. Ist Altersarmut weiblich?" fand im Rahmen einer öfentlichen Porträt-Lesung im Januar 2016 seinen Abschluss. Studierende der Euro-päischen Ethnologie der LMU München haben sich intensiv mit Biografienvon… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Zeina M. Barakat boeken
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  • Brigitte Fey boeken
    Brigitte Fey - Ethnographie Feldforschung im Dilemma desErkenntnistransfers

    Was ist eine wirklich gute Beschreibung einer fremden Kultur? Wie kommt sie zustande? Ethnographie bewegt sich im Spannungsfeld einer empiristischen, einer hermeneutischen und einer literarischen Leistung. Das kulturell Unbewusste der eigenen Welt wird… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Laura van Broekhoven boeken
    Laura van Broekhoven - Mercados de la Mixteca

    Los mercados de la Mixteca son colectividades vibrantes y dinámicas que funcionan y forman parte del macrocontexto de la globalización, desde el consumismo hasta el movimiento mundial de productos y personas.Por lo general, la historia económica más formal… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Collecting in the South Sea

    This book is a study of 'collecting' undertaken by Joseph Antoine Bruni d'Entrecasteaux and his shipmates in Tasmania, the western Pacific Islands, and Indonesia. In 1791-1794 Bruni d'Entrecasteaux led a French naval expedition in search of the lost vessels of… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Collecting in the South Sea

    This book is a study of 'collecting' undertaken by Joseph Antoine Bruni d'Entrecasteaux and his shipmates in Tasmania, the western Pacific Islands, and Indonesia. In 1791-1794 Bruni d'Entrecasteaux led a French naval expedition in search of the lost vessels of… (Harde kaft)

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  • Prädikat "HERITAGE"

    Die kulturellen Praktiken der Heritage-ifizierung - der Herausbildung und Nutzung von kulturellem Erbe - sind es, die in diesem Band in ethnographischer und historischer Perspektive einer Bestandsaufnahme unterzogen werden. Ein interdisziplinäres Autorenfeld… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Der Umgang mit der Leiche

    Die Obduktion von Leichen war und ist gängige Praxis. Mit ihrer Hilfe können namentlich Todesursachen identifiziert und somit ein wichtiger Beitrag zur Gesundheitsfürsorge geleistet werden. Doch geht mit der Sektion auch die hochgradig tabuisierte… (Zachte kaft)

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  • René Dehnhardt boeken
    René Dehnhardt - Schamanismus und Schizophrenie

    Die Arbeit untersucht die schon in der Vergangenheit mehrfach diskutierte Frage nach einem Zusammenhang zwischen Schamanen und Schizophrenen. Sie schlie dabei erstmals nicht in der Psychiatrie behandelte Menschen mit schizophrenietypischen Symptomen mit ein… (Zachte kaft)

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