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Healing and Religion

Dori-Michelle Beeler, Jojan L. Jonker

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2019-07-31

Healing and ReligionIntroductionThe etymology of the term “healing” dates back to 900 ce with references pointing to northwestern Europe. Historically...

Health and Social Stratification

Carlos Martinez, Seth M. Holmes

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2019-04-24

Health and Social StratificationIntroductionSince the beginnings of sociocultural anthropology, curiosities have been stoked by the question of why cu...

Health Policy, Anthropology of

Jessica Mulligan, Ingrid Brugnoli-Ensin

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2019-03-27

Anthropology of Health PolicyIntroductionGiven its holistic orientation, most medical anthropology touches upon politics: how power organizes systems ...

Heritage Language

Thea Strand, Michael Wroblewski

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Heritage LanguageIntroductionHeritage languages include the languages of many indigenous populations, as well as those of immigrants and their descend...


Thurka Sangaramoorthy

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

HIV/AIDSIntroductionAcquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) represents a group of conditions that occur as a result of severe immunosuppression rela...

House Museums

Andrea Terry

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2020-03-25

House MuseumsIntroductionHouse museums are dwellings that are museumized and account for 10 to 15 percent of all museums around the world. Their locat...

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 Martínez, Catherine Buerger, Ashley Walters

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Human RightsIntroductionOnce considered a topic that held little interest for cultural anthropologists, human rights became a focus of growing anthrop...

Human Rights Films

Nancy Lipkin Stein

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2019-08-28

Human Rights FilmsIntroductionWhat defines a human rights film, and how does one go about setting the criteria? Here, the selected websites, festival ...

Humanistic Anthropology

Frederic Gleach

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Humanistic Anthropology ...

Hurston, Zora Neale

Oneka LaBennett

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2016-11-28

Zora Neale HurstonIntroductionZora Neale Hurston was a dynamic interdisciplinary writer and ethnographer who earned acclaim during the Harlem Renaissa...


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...


Paulette F. Steeves

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

IndigeneityIntroductionThere are minimally 370 million Indigenous people in the world. The term Indigenous was not used to identify human groups until...

Indigenous Economic Development

Rick Colbourne, Robert Anderson, Irene Henriques, Ana María Peredo, Bettina Schneider

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2021-11-23

Indigenous Economic DevelopmentIntroductionIndigenous economic development is a distinctive activity that operates at the intersection of social and e...

Industrial Archaeology

Marilyn Palmer

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2017-11-29

Industrial ArchaeologyIntroductionIndustrial archaeology is a relatively new field, originating in the United Kingdom in the 1950s, when the postwar p...


Katie Rose Hejtmanek

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2016-11-28

InstitutionsIntroductionAnthropology recognizes two kinds of institutions: total institutions and social institutions. Presently, the term institution...

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...

Intertextuality and Interdiscursivity

Michael Prentice, Meghanne Barker

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2017-03-30

Intertextuality and InterdiscursivityIntroductionIntertextuality, along with its kin term, interdiscursivity, has been one of the most widely circulat...

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