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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1149012
Description: With a wealth of information about an array of performance genres related to the fighting art of pencak silat, this volume articulates for the very first time fascinating dimensions of the beauty, phi ... More
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1046584
Description: Analyzing the role of rhetoric and ideology in the western 'war on terror' and Islamic 'jihad' in the aftermath of 9/11, Gabriele Marranci shows that we are not experiencing a 'clash of civilizations' ... More
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/359726
Description: This volume explores what phenomenology adds to the enterprise of anthropology, drawing on and contributing to a burgeoning field of social science research inspired by the phenomenological tradition ... More
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/319326
Description: History, Power, Text: Cultural Studies and Indigenous Studies is a collection of essays on Indigenous themes published between 1996 and 2013 in the journal known first as UTS Review and now as Cultura ... More
Authors: Lyttleton, Chris
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/291927
Description: Aspirations, desires, opportunism and exploitation are fundamental elements of the ways in which donor-driven development intervenes in the lives of people in poor countries. Alongside structural and ... More
Date: 2014
Language: ger
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/302571
Description: 272 page(s)
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/279440
Description: This book presents Islam as a lived religion through observation and discussion of how Muslims from a variety of countries, traditions and views practice their religion. The range of fascinating case ... More
Authors: Şenay, Banu
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/212667
Description: In an increasingly globalised world, the engagement of diasporic communities in trans-nationalism has become a potent force. Senay argues that expanding channels of communication have provided the Tur ... More
Authors: Ram, Kalpana
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/212731
Description: Visible and invisible bodies : rural women and state intellectuals -- Minor practices -- Possession and the bride : emotions, the elusive phantom of social theory -- The abject body of infertility -- ... More
Authors: Gibson, Lorraine
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/280828
Description: Introduction: just any day in Wilcannia -- 1. Plenty of Aborigines, but no culture -- 2. Art and culture: the two main things, right? -- 3. Badger Bates: Granny Moysey's baby -- 4. Stakeholders and th ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/168432
Description: PART I: Setting the context * The birth of a global reproductive health technology: An introduction to the journey of emergency contraception L. L. Wynn & A. M. Foster * Emergency contraception: Hopes ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/194910
Description: Radio is the most widespread electronic medium in the world today. As a form of technology that is both durable and relatively cheap, radio remains central to the everyday lives of billions of people ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/188179
Description: The brain and the nervous system are our most cultural organs. Our nervous system is especially immature at birth, our brain disproportionately small in relation to its adult size and open to cultural ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/159581
Description: The first anthropological monograph published on the Vula'a people of south-eastern Papua New Guinea, The Shark Warrior of Alewai considers oral histories and Western historical documents that cover a ... More
Authors: Goddard, Michael
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/140301
Description: The Kakoli of the Western Highlands of Papua New Guinea (PNG), the focus of this study, did not traditionally have a concept of mental illness. They classified madness according to social behavior, no ... More