Anthropology

Genomics in Biological Anthropology: New Challenges, New Opportunities  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Aug. 15, 2017
Genomics in Biological Anthropology: New Challenges, New Opportunities

Genomics in Biological Anthropology: New Challenges, New Opportunities
Bentham Science | English | 2017 | ASIN: B01MT537RI | 266 pages | PDF | 9.26 mb

by Manuela Lima (Author), Amanda Ramos (Editor), Cristina Santos (Editor)

Overheating: An Anthropology of Accelerated Change  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Aug. 12, 2017
Overheating: An Anthropology of Accelerated Change

Overheating: An Anthropology of Accelerated Change
Pluto Press | English | 2016 | ISBN-10: 0745336396 | 192 pages | PDF | 2.01 mb

by Thomas Hylland Eriksen (Author)
Afflictions: Steps Toward a Visual Psychological Anthropology (Culture, Mind, and Society)

Afflictions: Steps Toward a Visual Psychological Anthropology (Culture, Mind, and Society) by Robert Lemelson
English | 28 Aug. 2017 | ISBN: 3319599836 | 334 Pages | PDF | 4.33 MB

This book is one of the first to integrate psychological and medical anthropology with the methodologies of visual anthropology, specifically ethnographic film. It discusses and complements the work presented in Afflictions: Culture and Mental Illness in Indonesia, the first film series on psychiatric disorders in the developing world,

An Anthropology of Landscape: The Extraordinary in the Ordinary  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Aug. 7, 2017
An Anthropology of Landscape: The Extraordinary in the Ordinary

An Anthropology of Landscape: The Extraordinary in the Ordinary by Christopher Tilley
English | Feb. 1, 2017 | ISBN: 1911307444 | 349 Pages | PDF | 27 MB

The research for this book took place from 2008 to 2012. It ran in tandem with an archaeological project involving a fieldwork survey of the entire heathlands, and excavations of multiple sites during the same time period directed by Chris Tilley. It is important to acknowledge this in terms of the discussion of this being a contested landscape. After moving to the area and having decided to visit all the prehistoric cairns, Chris went walking on the heathlands with Tor, his dog. These became walks with a purpose.
Footprints in Paradise: Ecotourism, Local Knowledge, and Nature Therapies in Okinawa (New Directions in Anthropology)

Footprints in Paradise: Ecotourism, Local Knowledge, and Nature Therapies in Okinawa (New Directions in Anthropology) by Andrea E. Murray
English | June 6, 2017 | ISBN: 1785333860 | 186 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

The economic imperative of sustainable tourism development frequently shapes life on small subtropical islands. In Okinawa, ecotourism promises to provide employment for a dwindling population of rural youth while preserving the natural environment and bolstering regional pride.

Our Origins: Discovering Physical Anthropology, 3rd Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Aug. 6, 2017
Our Origins: Discovering Physical Anthropology, 3rd Edition

Our Origins: Discovering Physical Anthropology (Third Edition) by Clark Spencer Larsen
2014 | ISBN: 0393921433 | English | 576 pages | PDF | 91 MB

Anthropology and the Study of Humanity [reduce]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at July 31, 2017
Anthropology and the Study of Humanity [reduce]

Anthropology and the Study of Humanity
HDRips | MP4/AVC, ~696 kb/s | 640x360 | Duration: 12:00:37 | English: AAC, 161 kb/s (2 ch) | + PDF Book
Size: 4.41 GB | Genre: History

What does it mean to be human? Where did we come from? And what unites us in our diversity today? As the world population continues to explode, these big questions about humanity become increasingly important, and anthropology is the field of study that tackles them. From our tree-dwelling primate ancestors 63 million years ago through today’s globally connected citizens, anthropology looks at Homo sapiens to find out why we are the way we are.

TTC Video - Anthropology and the Study of Humanity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at July 27, 2017
TTC Video - Anthropology and the Study of Humanity

TTC Video - Anthropology and the Study of Humanity
Size: 11.47 GB | Duration: 12 hours | Video: h264 (.m4v) 640x360 29.97fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch | Course No. 1631
Genre: Biology | Language: English | + PDF (220-pages Guidebook)

What does it mean to be human? Where did we come from? And what unites us in our diversity today? As the world population continues to explode, these big questions about humanity become increasingly important, and anthropology is the field of study that tackles them.

Anthropology of Our Times: An Edited Anthology in Public Anthropology  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 22, 2017
Anthropology of Our Times: An Edited Anthology in Public Anthropology

Anthropology of Our Times: An Edited Anthology in Public Anthropology By Sindre Bangstad
English | PDF | 2017 | 231 Pages | ISBN : 1137538481 | 3.05 MB

This anthology represents the culmination of a series of public discussions with some of the leading international anthropologists of today —organized by the editor, Sindre Bangstad—at the House of Literature in Oslo, Norway. Thus, it provides fresh and original insights into the lives and work of these leading scholars.
Anthropology at the Dawn of the Cold War: The Influence of Foundations, Mccarthyism, and the CIA (repost)

Anthropology at the Dawn of the Cold War: The Influence of Foundations, Mccarthyism, and the CIA by Dustin M. Wax
English | ISBN: 0745325874 | edition 2008 | PDF | 193 pages | 0,7 mb