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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...

Francophonie

Kathe Managan

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Francophonie Introduction The term “Francophonie” can be used to refer broadly to French-speaking areas, especially those outside of France, o...

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

Melanie Griffiths

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2015-06-29

Identity Introduction Anthropologists have long been fascinated by how individuals and collectives understand and construct themselves and one...

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 ...