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"Man-with Variations" Interviews with Franz Boas and Colleagues, 1937
ISBN: PB: 9780996635516, Prickly Paradigm Press, February 2017
75 pp., 17.8x11.4 cm,
"The most interesting human beings, so far as talk is concerned, are anthropologists, farmers, prostitutes, psychiatrists, and the occasional bartender". So wrote Joseph Mitchell, the legendary New Yorker journalist and chronicler of the full spectru...
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Data Now Bigger and Better!
ISBN: PB: 9780984201068, Prickly Paradigm Press, March 2015
104 pp., 17.7x11.4 cm,
Data is too big to be left to the data analysts. "Data: Now Bigger and Better!" brings together researchers whose work is deeply informed by the conceptual frameworks of anthropology – frameworks that are comparative as well as field-based. From kins...
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2001 and Counting Kubrick, Nietzsche, and Anthropology
ISBN: PB: 9780984201051, Prickly Paradigm Press, February 2014
100 pp., 17.7x11.5 cm, 2 halftones
Stanley Kubrick's "2001: A Space Odyssey" is widely recognized as a cult classic. Despite mixed critical reception, the dark and difficult movie mesmerized audiences at the time of its initial screening in 1968 and went on to become one the highest g...
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Ecology of Others Anthropology and the Question of Nature
ISBN: PB: 9780984201020, Prickly Paradigm Press, March 2013
90 pp., 17.8x11 cm,
Since the end of the nineteenth century, the division between nature and culture has been fundamental to Western thought. In this groundbreaking work, renowned anthropologist Philippe Descola seeks to break down this divide, arguing for a departure f...
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Inconstancy of the Indian Soul The Encounter of Catholics and Cannibals in Sixteenth-century Brazil
ISBN: PB: 9780984201013, Prickly Paradigm Press, September 2011
108 pp., 18x11.5 cm,
In the mid-sixteenth century, Jesuit missionaries working in what is now Brazil were struck by what they called the inconstancy of the people they met, the indigenous Tupi-speaking tribes of the Atlantic coast. Though the Indians appeared eager to re...
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