Social & Cultural Anthropology
Social & Cultural Anthropology titles from Cambridge University Press
The First Boat People
S. G. Webb
AUD$215.00 (price inclusive of GST)
This 2006 book explores how people travelled from Africa to Australia in the Pleistocene, challenging current ideas.
Published June 2006 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521856560 (ISBN-10:0521856566) | Temporarily unavailable - available from June 2013
AUD$115.00 (price inclusive of GST)
An approachable and original view of the past, present, and future of kinship in anthropology.
Published January 2004 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521661980 (ISBN-10:0521661986) | Temporarily unavailable - available from June 2013
Witchcraft, Sorcery, Rumors and Gossip
Pamela J. Stewart, Andrew Strathern
AUD$93.95 (price inclusive of GST)
Demonstrates the role gossip plays in accusations of witchcraft and in widespread social violence.
Published January 2004 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521808682 (ISBN-10:0521808685) | Temporarily unavailable - available from June 2013
Demography in the Age of the Postmodern
Nancy E. Riley, James McCarthy
AUD$59.95 (price inclusive of GST)
A critical study of the field of demography from a postmodernist perspective.
Published October 2003 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521533645 (ISBN-10:0521533643) | Available, despatch within 3-4 weeks
Seeking Bauls of Bengal
AUD$145.00 (price inclusive of GST)
The author charts the rise of Bauls to their present iconic status as minstrels and mystics.
Published March 2003 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521811255 (ISBN-10:0521811252) | Temporarily unavailable - available from June 2013
Meaning, Medicine and the 'Placebo Effect'
Daniel E. Moerman
AUD$56.95 (price inclusive of GST)
An innovative re-thinking of the placebo effect, first published in 2002, that opens up new ways of understanding the phenomenon.
Published January 2003 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521000871 (ISBN-10:0521000874) | Available, despatch within 3-4 weeks