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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...


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 ...


Alison Cool

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2016-05-26

LaboratoriesIntroductionLaboratory studies—ethnographic research conducted in and about medical and scientific labs—are connected to movements within ...

Language and Emotion

Sonya Pritzker

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Language and EmotionIntroductionEmotion has been defined, over the centuries, in various ways by psychologists, neuroscientists, and other researchers...

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 and Media

Karl Swinehart

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Language and MediaIntroductionLanguage and media have been central to the mediation of social relations of all sorts throughout millennia, from the ea...

Language and Race

Jennifer Roth-Gordon, Jessica Ray

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Language and RaceIntroductionThe origins of research on race and language can be traced back to early studies during the US civil rights movement in t...

Language and Urban Place

Derek Pardue, Lucas Amaral de Oliveira

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2017-10-25

Language and Urban PlaceIntroductionLanguage and urban place is a selective combination of at least three subdisciplines within the US four-field appr...

Language Contact and its Sociocultural Contexts, Anthropology of

Miki Makihara, Juan L. Rodriguez

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2020-01-15

Anthropology of Language Contact and Its Sociocultural ContextsIntroductionLanguage contact is not just about language. It extends to a whole complex ...

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...

Language Socialization

Kathryn Howard

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2014-11-25

Language Socialization Introduction Language socialization research investigates how the processes of linguistic and cultural development are ...

Leakey, Louis

Matthew R. Goodrum

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Louis Leakey Introduction Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey (b. 1903–d. 1972) became a prominent paleoanthropologist during the mid-20th century pri...

Legal Anthropology

Tobias Kelly

Subject: Anthropology »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Legal Anthropology Introduction Legal practices, processes, and claims are among the most powerful forces that shape our lives. Legal anthropol...

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