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On war and anthropology

Erik Brandt

On war and anthropology

a history of debates concerning the New Guinea Highlands and the Balkans

by Erik Brandt

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Published by Rozenberg in Amsterdam .
Written in English


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StatementErik Brandt.
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The Physical Object
Paginationx, 316 p. ;
Number of Pages316
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Open LibraryOL19083355M
ISBN 10905170612

  In Children, War and Nation: Croatia , anthropologist Maja Povrzanovic also writes about how children reproduce the adults’ behavior (in this case the Balkan war) in their daily life: In winter , my son Martin, who was two-and-a-half then, constantly built, ruined, rebuilt and ruined again his Duplo-buildings in a very aggressive. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Pacifism from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Home» Browse» Sociology and Anthropology» Social Issues» Peace and War» Pacifism.

Global perspectives on war, gender and health: the sociology and anthropology of suffering | Hannah Bradby; Gillian Lewando Hundt | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Neutrality in War from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Home» Browse» Sociology and Anthropology» Social Issues» Peace and War» Neutrality in War.

Download Anthropology Books for FREE. All formats available for PC, Mac, eBook Readers and other mobile devices. Large selection and many more categories to choose from. - Page 2. Between and , German anthropologists conducted their work in the midst of full-scale war. The discipline was relatively new in German academia when World War I broke out, and, as Andrew D. Evans reveals in this illuminating book, its development was profoundly altered by the conflict. As the war shaped the institutional, ideological, and physical environment for .


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Readers will understand humans in all their variety, and why such variety by: 7. Including of course all the major contributions in this topic, such as those of Raymond C. Kelly (Warless Societies and the Origin of War), Lawrence H.

Keeley (War Before Civilization: The Myth of the Peaceful Savage), Keith F. Otterbein (How War began, The Anthropology of War), Agustin Fuentes (Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You 5/5(1). Global Perspectives on War, Gender and Health provides thought-provoking, thoughtful and distressingly timely accounts of human suffering and survival.' Annika Rabo, Stockholm University, Sweden 'It is most gratifying to witness this volume emerge to address the devastating impact on health of war, conflict and intentional organised violence.

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In particular, the U.S. has taken interest in militarizing anthropology in order to get intelligence on the “human terrain”. Inthis [ ]. “This book is an excellent one-volume overview of the history and contemporary analysis of the anthropology of war and warfare.

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“Everything Must Match”: Detection, Deception, and Migrant Illegality in the India‐Bangladesh Borderlands. The author's ID, a driving license, deposited at. Just War is a concept that governs the conditions under which a war can be waged and how it can be waged.

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Chagnon -- War and our contemporary ancestors / Elman Service, discussant -- Psychological Pages:   Between andGerman anthropologists conducted their work in the midst of full-scale war.

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Evans. rites or quaint war dances. Anthropology has done more harm than good in confusing the issue by optimistic messages from the primeval past, depicting hu-man ancestry as living in the golden age of perpetual peace.

Even more confusing is the teaching of those who maintain or imply that war is an essential heritage of man, a psychological or.The book brings together a group of authors who are addressing the nature and causes of warfare in simpler, tribal societies.

The authors represent a range of different opinions about why humans engage in warfare, why wars start, and the role of war in human evolution. Warfare in cultures from several different world areas is considered, ranging over the Amazon, the .Get this from a library!

On war and anthropology: a history of debates concerning the New Guinea Highlands and the Balkans. [Erik Brandt].