The Portuguese in the Creole Indian Ocean: Essays in

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The Dynamics of Culture Change: An Inquiry Into Race Relations in Africa. S45 B73 2001 Off the verandah [videorecording] / Central Independent Television; written and presented by Bruce Dakowski; produced and directed by Andre Singer. Or if it's an aphrodisiac one seeks--why not try a carefully prepared bull penis? The Boston School Integration Dispute: Legal Maneuvers and Social Change Sircar, Manjusri.

Black British Cultural Studies: A Reader (Black Literature

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Farmer has devoted his life to providing medical services to the underprivileged. Narmada: a valley rises [videorecording] / director, writer & narrator, Ali Kazimi; produced with the participation of Telefilm Canada ... [et al.]. [Toronto?]: Peripheral Visions Film & Video Inc., c1994.1 videocassette (87 min.). Anthropology and allied: However, his dissatisfaction with the inability of structuralist anthropology to take into account or make sense of the practical (and strategic) dimensions of everyday life led to two of his most famous critiques of anthropology, Outline of a Theory of Practice (1977a) and The Logic of Practice (1990b).

Indigenous and Afro-Ecuadorians Facing the Twenty-First

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At another level of analysis, he compares the patterns of marriage rites within a civilization to see whether the various versions together reflect some leading ideas and behavior patterns shared widely by the people of that civilization. DVD X235 A comparative series of sequences showing the interplay between mother and child in three different settings: bathing in the Sepik River in New Guinea, in a modern American bathroom, and in a mountain village of Bali in Indonesia. Other areas of interest include religion, medicine, gender and sexuality, environment, and markets.

Felix Longoria's Wake (Cmas History, Culture, & Society)

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In updating the book, the authors attempted to go beyond descrip­tions, as always. they are interested not only in what humans are and were like; they are also interested in why we got to be that way, in all our variety. Besides obtaining theoretically informed scientific knowledge you will also get the chance to make a difference to people’s lives in the world of today. They show their families, their toys, their celebrations, and their way of life with grace and lightheartedness.

Society at a Glance 2014: OECD Social Indicators

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The parameters are the cultural diffusion east meets west and the spread of religion. To understand the biological evoltion of the human... Teaching and research specialization should include sex and gender; additional topical and geographical areas are open. While a few anthropology postgraduates go on to work as lecturers or researchers within academia, a significant number are increasingly finding employment in a variety of sectors, ranging from education, charity and international development, to medicine and health-related professions, film and business.

Images of the Mexican American in Fiction and Film

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Publisher: Boulder, Colo.: Centre Productions: Chicago, Ill.: Clearvue/eav [distributor], 1978.1 videocassette (28 min.). The teaching load is 7 classes over the course of a 12-month academic year, and includes limited opportunities for periodically teaching evening, weekend, study-abroad, summer and distance-learning courses. Lionel Robbins’ (1932) definition of economics as the study of choices made under conditions of scarcity summed up the dominant paradigm at the London School of Economics, even though he had Hayek’s radical Austrian views to contend with there and those of Keynes in the broader arena.

Culture and Rhetoric (Studies in Rhetoric and Culture)

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Ok, one last thing to add to all this anthropology stuff, language. Part 2 focuses on the annual revival of Black Indian social and cultural traditions, featuring Wild Tchoupitoulas and other Black Indian tribes as they prepare for and celebrate Mardi Gras. The idea that a person’s activities or beliefs should be understood in the terms and values of their own culture, not someone else’s. 2 Cultural Relativism brought attention to the problem of Ethnocentrism; which is the belief that one’s own culture is more valuable or better than another. 3 Ethnocentrism leads us to make premature judgements about a culture and the people that are a part of that culture.

The Political Kingdom in Uganda: A Study in Bureaucratic

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Carlsbad, Calif.: Contemporary Films, McGra-Hill Films, c1970. 1 videocassettes (ca. 75 min.) Additional photography, Robert Gardner. A Comparative Grammar of the Sanskrit, Zend, Greek, Latin, Lithuanian, Gothic, German, and Slavonic Languages. At UvA's Amsterdam Institute of Social Science Research (AISSR), research is conducted on themes that include the mobility of people, goods and ideas, and the search for identity in a modern globalised world.

Ethnographic Research for Media Studies

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By far the most ambitious anthropological work on religion in Iran is by Fischer (1980), who explores the religious discourse in Iranian Shiʿism from the historical development of the madrasa to the transformation of religious idiom into political protest and its role in the process of revolution at the end of the 1970s. University Museum Library Desk VHS HN690. Track II, titled Theory, Ethnography and Professional Practice, explores the relevance of anthropological research to professional practices (e.g. government, NGOs, development, business, the arts), and is intended for students who are interested in bringing their anthropological training to bear on their subsequent work in other professional fields.

Street Dreams and Hip Hop Barbershops: Global Fantasy in

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Having lived among the people whose culture he analyzes, the anthropologist is likely to depict the strains and conflicts they feel and to discuss the rewards and pleasures for which they strive. Conference panels pay particular attention to the legal and ethical issues archives and scholars face when working with indigenous materials, the ways technologies have forged new forms of cross-cultural collaborations, the influence of past policies on the present, and the best practices for pedagogy.