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Feminist Anthropology

Lisa Anderson-Levy

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Feminist Anthropology Introduction Feminist anthropology is simultaneously a critique of male as well as Euro-centered and biased anthropology;...

Film, Ethnographic

Matthew Durington

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Ethnographic Film Introduction Ethnographic film is the visual manifestation of anthropological practice organized into a lineal and moving me...

Folklore

Simon J. Bronner

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Folklore Introduction Folklore as a scholarly term is used in a broad sense to refer to all forms of traditional knowledge: that is, culturall...

Geertz, Clifford

Matthew D. Thompson

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Clifford Geertz Introduction Clifford Geertz (b. 1926–d. 2006) has had a tremendous impact on cultural anthropology and, more generally, all of...

Gender

Rebecca L. Upton

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Gender Introduction Gender is a key concept in the discipline of anthropology. Sex and gender are defined differently in anthropology, the form...

Gene Flow

Blaine Maley

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Gene Flow Introduction Gene flow is a term that describes mechanisms of gene transfer from one population to another. In anthropology, gene fl...

Genetics

Omer Gokcumen

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Genetics Introduction The inherited traits that shape human variation have been a major focus of anthropologists and biologists alike. Recently...

Genocide

Jeff Benvenuto, Alex Hinton

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Genocide Introduction Genocide is one of the most serious problems confronting humanity. It has produced extreme suffering, hundreds of m...

Globalization

Gregory S. Gullette

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Globalization Introduction In effect, globalization is the development and proliferation of complex, interdependent international connections c...

Gluckman, Max

Emanuel Marx

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Max Gluckman Introduction Max (Herman) Gluckman (b. 1911–d. 1975) was a South African who became a pathbreaking British social anthropologist....

HIV/AIDS

Thurka Sangaramoorthy

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

HIV/AIDS Introduction Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) represents a group of conditions that occur as a result of severe immunosuppre...

Human Adaptability

Daniel E. Brown

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Human Adaptability Introduction The field of human adaptability is a subdiscipline within the broader field of biological anthropology. Human a...

Human Evolution

Jonathan Marks

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Human Evolution Introduction The changes from Miocene ape to modern person, over several million years, make up the subject matter of human evo...

Human Rights

Samuel Martinez

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Human Rights Introduction Once considered a topic that held little interest for cultural anthropologists, human rights became a focus of growi...

Humanistic Anthropology

Frederic Gleach

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Humanistic Anthropology ...

Identity Politics

Vasiliki Neofotistos

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Identity Politics Introduction Identity politics, also commonly referred to as the politics of identity or identity-based politics, is a phras...

Interpretive Anthropology

Neni Panourgiá

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Interpretive Anthropology Introduction “Interpretive anthropology” refers to the specific approach to ethnographic writing and practice interre...

Kinship

Robert Parkin

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Kinship Introduction Kinship has traditionally been one of the key topics in social and cultural anthropology. There are two principal reasons ...

Language and Law

Justin B. Richland, Anna Weichselbraun

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Language and Law Introduction The emergence since the 1970s of social scientific and humanistic studies of law that orient to its linguistic, ...

Language Ideology

Judith T. Irvine

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Language Ideology Introduction Language ideologies are conceptualizations about languages, speakers, and discursive practices. Like other kinds...