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Anthropology and Anthropologists: The British School in the Twentieth Century

Adam Kuper - Social Science - 2014 - 170 pages
Anthropology and Anthropologists provides an entertaining and provocative account of British social anthropology from the foundations of the discipline, through the glory years ...
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Anthropology and Anthropologists: The Modern British School

Adam Kuper - Social Science - 2014 - 248 pages
On its first publication in 1973 Adam Kuper's entertaining history of half a century of British social anthropology provoked strong reactions. But his often irreverent account ...
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The Reinvention of Primitive Society: Transformations of a Myth

Adam Kuper - Social Science - 2017 - 236 pages
Adam Kuper’s iconoclastic intellectual history argues that the idea of “primitive society” is a western myth. The “primitive” is imagined as the opposite of the “civilised ...
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The Social Science Encyclopedia

Adam Kuper, Jessica Kuper - Reference - 1996 - 923 pages
The Social Science Encyclopedia, first published in 1985 to acclaim from social scientists, librarians and students, was thoroughly revised in 1996, when reviewers began to ...
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The Invention of Primitive Society: Transformations of an Illusion

Adam Kuper - Social Science - 1988 - 264 pages
Both a critical history of anthropological theory and methods and a challenging essay in the sociology of science, The Invention of Primitive Society shows how anthropologists ...
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The Social Anthropology of Radcliffe-Brown

Adam Kuper - Social Science - 2004 - 296 pages
This is the first collection of Radcliffe-Brown's work chosen to represent his books as well as his essays. It includes some classic pieces, and also one or two lesser-known ...
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Conceptualizing Society

Adam Kuper - Social Science - 1992 - 152 pages
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The Chosen Primate: Human Nature and Cultural Diversity

Adam Kuper - Social Science - 1996 - 269 pages
Is there a Darwinian explanation for the evolution of human nature? The great debates about human origins, cultural history, and human nature confront us with two opposing ...
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Incest and Influence

Adam Kuper - History - 2009 - 296 pages
Like many gentlemen of his time, Charles Darwin married his first cousin. In fact, marriages between close relatives were commonplace in nineteenth-century England, and Adam ...
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The Social Science Encyclopedia

Adam Kuper - Reference - 2004 - 952 pages
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