Invoking the Spirits
Fieldwork on the material and spiritual life of the hunter-gathers Mlabri in Northern Thailand
During a field study in 1970 among the hill tribes of Northern Thailand, Jesper Trier and his wife heard rumours of a secluded and very shy group …300,00 kr.
Warfare and Society
Archaeological and Social Anthropological Perspectives
Edited by Ton Otto Henrik Thrane Helle Vandkilde
(book + e-book)
While it may be overkill to say that studying war is hell, it is certainly problematic. To participants, war is chaos, death and boredom - and hence i…498,00 kr.
Redescubriendo el Valle de Los Chilchos/The Chilchos Valley Revisited
Condiciones de vida en la Ceja de Selva, Perú/Life Conditions in the Ceja de Selva, Peru
This book on the Chilchos Valley in the northeastern slopes of the Andes in Peru attempts to understand how human activities have changed the landscap…175,00 kr.
Tradition and Agency
Tracing cultural continuity and invention
Edited by Ton Otto Poul Pedersen
(book + e-book)
Tradition helps ensure continuity and stability in human affairs, signifying both the handing down of cultural heritage from one generation to the nex…348,00 kr.
Practices of Cosmology and Identity
Edited by Nils Bubandt Kalevi Kull Andreas Roepstorff
During the last decade, many social scientists have sought to show that nature is not an eternal constant but an intrinsically unstable concept - …298,00 kr.
Los Valles Olvidados/The Forgotten Valleys
Pasado y Presente en la Utilizació de Recursos en la Ceja de Selva, Perú/Past and Present in the Utilization of Resources in the Ceja de Selva, Peru
This book is about historical ecology and environmental studies carried out in 2000-2001 by a team of archaeologists, anthropologists, botanists a…175,00 kr.
Life along the Nile
Edited by Nicholas S. Hopkins
Upper Egypt - Life along the Nile describes life in the southern part of Egypt in the twentieth century. The book represents some of the most recent s…170,00 kr.
Music in Bahrain
Traditional Music of the Arabian Gulf
Although Bahraini music, the theme of this book, stretches back over many thousands of years, Music in Bahrain is - apart from those in Arabic - t…288,00 kr.
Shamanism and Traditional Beliefs
Edited by Torben A. Vestergaard
This volume of North Atlantic Studies is a theme issue of conference presentations on particular religious beliefs and practices in the North Atlantic…160,00 kr.
Middle Eastern Cities 1900-1950
Public Places and Public Spheres in Transformation
Edited by Hans Chr. Korsholm Nielsen Jakob Skovgaard-Petersen
This volume elucidates the dramatic changes taking place in Middle Eastern cities during the first half of the 20th century. During this period ra…298,00 kr.
Perplexities of Identification
Anthropological Studies in Cultural Differentiation and the Use of Resources
Edited by Henk Driessen Ton Otto
The thrust of this collection of papers from experts in various fields is two-sided, cutting against both the post-modern view of identity as merely a…248,00 kr.
Culture, History, and Development between Himalaya and Karakoram
Edited by Martijn van Beek Kristoffer Brix Bertelsen Poul Pedersen
In 27 articles, the book presents the range of recent research on Ladakh, a small state in the Himalayas.298,00 kr.