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Sex Thieves The Anthropology of a Rumor
ISBN: PB: 9780986132582, HAU, November 2016
192 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm,
While working in Africa, anthropologist Julien Bonhomme encountered an astonishing phenomenon: people being accused of stealing or shrinking the genitals of strangers on the simple occasion of a handshake on the street. As he soon discovered, these a...
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Why We Play An Anthropological Study
ISBN: PB: 9780986132568, HAU, August 2016
370 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 1 map
Whether it's childhood make-believe, the theater, sports, or even market speculation, play is one of humanity's seemingly purest activities: a form of entertainment and leisure and a chance to explore the world and its possibilities in an imagined en...
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Comparing Impossibilities Selected Essays of Sally Falk Moore
ISBN: PB: 9780986132551, HAU, June 2016
325 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm,
Few scholars have had a more varied career than Sally Falk Moore. Once a lawyer for an elite New York law firm, her career has led her to the Nuremberg trials where she prepared cases against major industrialists, to Harvard, to the Spanish archives...
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Before and After Gender Sexual Mythologies of Everyday Life
ISBN: PB: 9780986132537, HAU, April 2016
280 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm,
Written in the early 1970s amidst widespread debate over the causes of gender inequality, Marilyn Strathern's "Before and After Gender" was intended as a widely accessible analysis of gender as a powerful cultural code and sex as a defining mythology...
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Relative Native Essays on Indigenous Conceptual Worlds
ISBN: PB: 9780990505037, HAU, March 2016
412 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 3 figures
This volume is the first to collect the most influential essays and lectures of Eduardo Viveiros de Castro. Published in a wide variety of venues, and often difficult to find, the pieces are brought together here for the first time in a one major vol...
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