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By Thomas Hylland Eriksen,Finn Sivert Nielsen

ISBN-10: 0745333524

ISBN-13: 9780745333526

ISBN-10: 0745333532

ISBN-13: 9780745333533

this can be a completely up to date and revised version of a favored vintage of recent anthropology. The authors supply summaries of ‘Enlightenment’, ‘Romantic’ and ‘Victorian’ anthropology, from the cultural theories of Morgan and Taylor to the usually missed contributions of German students. The ambiguous dating among anthropology and nationwide cultures is additionally considered.

The booklet presents an exceptional account of theoretical advancements in anthropology from the Twenties to the current, together with functionalism, structuralism, hermeneutics, neo-Marxism and discourse research. There are short biographies of significant anthropologists and insurance of key debates together with totemism, kinship and globalisation.

This crucial textual content on anthropology is extremely attractive, authoritative and appropriate for college kids in any respect levels.

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