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2019 Anthropology Titles for Review

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July 2019

  • Aerial Imagination in Cuba

    Stories from Above the Rooftops, 1st Edition

    By Alexandrine Boudreault-Fournier

    Aerial Imagination in Cuba is a visual, ethnographic, sensorial, and poetic engagement with how Cubans imagine the sky as a medium that allows things to circulate. What do wi-fi antennas, cactuses, pigeons, lottery, and congas have in common? This book offers a series of illustrated ethno-fictional…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Anthropology

  • Economies and Cultures

    Foundations of Economic Anthropology, 2nd Edition

    By Richard R Wilk, Lisa C. Cliggett

    This book introduces economic anthropology to countries where it has never been taught before, including Vietnam, China, Brazil, Argentina, and Italy. It identifies the fundamental practical and theoretical problems that give economic anthropology its unique strengths and vision.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge

  • Kinship and Gender

    An Introduction, 5th Edition

    By Linda Stone

    This book explores gender cross-culturally through the framework of kinship. It includes fifteen ethnographic case studies to give students a strong sense of the intricate interconnections between kinship and gender as a lived experience and among a variety of cultural groups.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge

  • Human Adaptability, Student Economy Edition

    An Introduction to Ecological Anthropology, 3rd Edition

    By Emilio Moran

    This book focuses on mechanisms of human adaptability. It integrates findings from ecology, physiology, social anthropology, and geography around a set of problems or constraints posed by human habitats.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge

  • Royal Courts Of The Ancient Maya

    Volume 1: Theory, Comparison, And Synthesis, 1st Edition

    By Takeshi Inomata, Stephen D. Houston

    This book provides theory, comparison, and synthesis to establish a carefully considered framework for approaching the study of courts and their functions throughout the world of the ancient Maya. It is based on the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge

  • Royal Courts Of The Ancient Maya

    Volume 2: Data And Case Studies, 1st Edition

    By Takeshi Inomata, Stephen D. Houston

    This book discusses courts at specific centers and areas, presenting data from major research projects. It examines the beginning of the Copan dynasty and the possibility of its foreign origin. The book addresses the functions and meanings of thrones, referring to archaeological data from Uaxactun.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge