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Companion encyclopedia of anthropology

Ingold, Tim, 1948-

London ; New York : Routledge 1994

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  • Title:
    Companion encyclopedia of anthropology
  • Author: Ingold, Tim, 1948-
  • Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge
  • Creation Date: 1994
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: xxxiv, 1127 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Subjects: Anthropology; Sociology
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Contents: Introduction to humanity / Tim Ingold
    Humanity and animality / Tim Ingold
    The evolution of early hominids / Phillip V. Tobias
    Human evolution : the last one million years / Clive Gamble
    The origins and evolution of language / Philip Lieberman
    Tools and tool behaviour / Thomas Wynn
    Niche construction, evolution and culture / F.J. Odling-Smee
    Modes of subsistence : hunting and gathering to agriculture and pastoralism / Roy Ellen
    The diet and nutrition of human populations / Igor de Garine
    Demographic expansion : causes and consequences / Mark N. Cohen
    Disease and the destruction of indigenous populations / Stephen J. Kunitz
    Introduction to culture / Tim Ingold
    Why animals have neither culture nor history / David Premack, Ann James Premack
    Symbolism : the foundation of culture / Mary LeCron Foster
    Artefacts and the meaning of things / Daniel Miller
    Technology / François Sigaut
    Spatial organization and the built environment / Amos Rapoport
    Perceptions of time / Barbara Adam
    Aspects of literacy / Brian V. Street, Niko Besnier
    Magic, religion and the rationality of belief / Gilbert Lewis
    Myth and metaphor / James F. Weiner
    Ritual and performance / Richard Schechner
    The anthropology of art / Howard Morphy
    Music and dance / Anthony Seeger
    The politics of culture : ethnicity and nationalism / Anthony D. Smith
    Introduction to social life / Tim Ingold
    Sociality among humans and non-human animals / R.I.M. Dunbar
    Rules and prohibitions : the form and content of human kinship / Alan Barnard
    Understanding sex and gender / Henrietta L. Moore
    Socialization, enculturation and the development of personal identity / Fitz John Porter Poole
    Social aspects of language use / Jean DeBernardi
    Work, the division of labour and co-operation / Sutti Ortiz
    Exchange and reciprocity / C.A. Gregory
    Political domination and social evolution / Timothy Earle
    Law and dispute processes / Simon Roberts
    Collective violence and common security / Robert A. Rubinstein
    Inequality and equality / André Béteille
    The nation state, colonial expansion and the contemporary world order / Peter Worsley.
    COMPANION ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ANTHROPOLOGY; Copyright; Contents; Preface; General introduction; The contributors; PART I: HUMANITY; 1. Introduction to humanity; 2. Humanity and animality; 3. The evolution of early hominids; 4. Human evolution: the last one million years; 5. The origins and evolution of language; 6. Tools and tool behaviour; 7. Niche construction, evolution and culture; 8. Modes of subsistence: hunting and gathering to agriculture and pastoralism; 9. The diet and nutrition of human populations; 10. Demographic expansion: causes and consequences
    11. Disease and the destruction of indigenous populationsPART II: CULTURE; 12. Introduction to culture; 13. Why animals have neither culture nor history; 14. Symbolism: the foundation of culture; 15. Artefacts and the meaning of things; 16. Technology; 17. Spatial organization and the built environment; 18. Perceptions of time; 19. Aspects of literacy; 20. Magic, religion and the rationality of belief; 21. Myth and metaphor; 22. Ritual and performance; 23. The anthropology of art; 24. Music and dance; 25. The politics of culture: ethnicity and nationalism; PART III: SOCIAL LIFE
    26. Introduction to social life27. Sociality among Humans and Non-Human Animals; 28. Rules and Prohibitions: The Form and Content of Human Kinship; 29. Understanding Sex and Gender; 30. Socialization, Enculturation and the Development of Personal Identity; 31. Social Aspects of Language Use; 32. Work, the Division of Labour and Co-operation; 33. Exchange and Reciprocity; 34. Political Domination and Social Evolution; 35. Law and Dispute Processes; 36. Collective Violence and Common Security; 37. Inequality and Equality; 38. The Nation State, Colonial Expansion and the Contemporary World Order
    Index
    Introduction to humanity / Tim Ingold
    Humanity and animality / Tim Ingold
    The evolution of early hominids / Phillip V. Tobias
    Human evolution : the last one million years / Clive Gamble
    The origins and evolution of language / Philip Lieberman
    Tools and tool behaviour / Thomas Wynn
    Niche construction, evolution and culture / F.J. Odling-Smee
    Modes of subsistence : hunting and gathering to agriculture and pastoralism / Roy Ellen
    The diet and nutrition of human populations / Igor de Garine
    Demographic expansion : causes and consequences / Mark N. Cohen
    Disease and the destruction of indigenous populations / Stephen J. Kunitz
    Introduction to culture / Tim Ingold
    Why animals have neither culture nor history / David Premack, Ann James Premack
    Symbolism : the foundation of culture / Mary LeCron Foster
    Artefacts and the meaning of things / Daniel Miller
    Technology / François Sigaut
    Spatial organization and the built environment / Amos Rapoport.
    Perceptions of time / Barbara Adam
    Aspects of literacy / Brian V. Street, Niko Besnier
    Magic, religion and the rationality of belief / Gilbert Lewis
    Myth and metaphor / James F. Weiner
    Ritual and performance / Richard Schechner
    The anthropology of art / Howard Morphy
    Music and dance / Anthony Seeger
    The politics of culture : ethnicity and nationalism / Anthony D. Smith
    Introduction to social life / Tim Ingold
    Sociality among humans and non-human animals / R.I.M. Dunbar
    Rules and prohibitions : the form and content of human kinship / Alan Barnard
    Understanding sex and gender / Henrietta L. Moore
    Socialization, enculturation and the development of personal identity / Fitz John Porter Poole
    Social aspects of language use / Jean DeBernardi
    Work, the division of labour and co-operation / Sutti Ortiz
    Exchange and reciprocity / C.A. Gregory
    Political domination and social evolution / Timothy Earle
    Law and dispute processes / Simon Roberts
    Collective violence and common security / Robert A. Rubinstein
    Inequality and equality / André Béteille.
    The nation state, colonial expansion and the contemporary world order / Peter Worsley.
  • OCLC Number: 27109137
    277720783
    51874027
  • Identifier: ISBN0415021375;LCCN92040307