Anthropological Theory: An Introductory History
A comprehensive and accessible survey of the history of theory in anthropology, this anthology of classic readings contains in-depth commentary in introductions and notes to help guide students through excerpts of seminal anthropological works. The commentary provides the background information needed to understand each article, its central concepts, and its relationship to the social and historical context in which it was written.
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While anthropologists have attended to how European, and particularly Victorian,
sexual mores affected indigenous gendered patterns of economic activity,
political participation and social knowledge, less attention has been paid to the
The gender-specific requirements for colonial living, referred to above, were
constructed on heavily racist evaluations which pivoted on the heightened
sexuality of colonized men (Tiffany and Adams 1985). Although European
women were ...
SHIFTING STRATEGIES OF RULE AND SEXUAL MORALnY Though sex cannot
of itself enable men to transcend racial barriers, it generates some admiration
and affection across them, which is healthy, and which cannot always be ...
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Sigmund Freud The Return of Totemism in Childhood 1913
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