Cultural Anthropology

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Cultural Anthropology Books & Ephemera

The Dobe !Kung

The Dobe !Kung

by Lee, Richard B

Belonging In America

Belonging In America

by Perin, Constance

State Agricultural Development in Egypt

State Agricultural Development in Egypt

by Commander, Simon

United Kingdom: Ithaca Press, 1987. First edition.Trade soft cover. Published London: Ithaca Press, 1988. 8vo., xii+319 pages, illustrated with table. Some foxing along top edge, slight foxing on end papers, else clean, bright, tight, very good plus. . 1st. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo..
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$17.50
HUEHUETLATOLLI NAHUATL DE AHUEHUEPAN = LA PALABRA DE LOS SABIOS INDIGENAS HOY

HUEHUETLATOLLI NAHUATL DE AHUEHUEPAN = LA PALABRA DE LOS SABIOS INDIGENAS HOY

by CLEOFAS RAMIREZ CELESTINO / JOSE ANTONIO FLORES FARFAN

NEW ~ The ancestral practice of asking for a bride's hand in marriage in Ahuehuepan, Alto Balsas, Guerrero, Mexico, published in Nahuatl - Spanish / Catellano - English. "...el autor puede no solo analizar algunas de las manifestaciones de la deixis social y la diferenciacion linguistica, sino tambien ofrecer una descripcion y un analisis de elementos morfofonologicos y morfosintacticos, asi como sacar a la superficie algunos temas escasamente estudiados, como las formas de interpelacion conversacional... Read more
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$55.00
COME WATCH THE SUN GO HOME A Memoir of Upheaval and Revolution in China

COME WATCH THE SUN GO HOME A Memoir of Upheaval and Revolution in China

by Chen, Chen

Marlowe & Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. 1569247420 . Ex-library book with usual ex-lib type markings. Pages are clean & tight. Last page has been taped at spine. Jacket has light scuffing & light edge/corner wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 322 pages; "In the late 1940's, the Chen family gathered for a dusk-time ritual at their hillside home in Berkeley, California to "watch the sun go home" to their native China.... Read more
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$8.45
TONELHUAYO UAN TOTLAHTOLTZIN / LA RAIZ Y LA VOZ. CUENTOS POPULARES NAHUAS

TONELHUAYO UAN TOTLAHTOLTZIN / LA RAIZ Y LA VOZ. CUENTOS POPULARES NAHUAS

by GOBI STROMBERG (COMPILADORA) / ANTONIO ALATORRE / SIXTO CABANAS ET AL

NEW ~ "En esta edicion bilingue en nahuatl y espanol, Gobi Stromberg nos presenta un dialogo entre dos manifestaciones artisticas que nacen en las comunidades del rio Balsas en el estado de Guerrero. La pintura en papel amate y las cinco historias que provienen de la rica tradicion oral de estos pueblos conviven en un juego literario y pictorico para mostrarnos la riqueza cultural de nuestras lenguas indigenas y la importancia artistica de los pintores nahuas." Bilingual: Nahuatl - Spanish. Color... Read more
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$37.50
Techqua Ikachi: Land and Life - The Traditional Viewpoint from the Hopi Nation. Issue No. 24; 39 [PRICE PER ISSUE]

Techqua Ikachi: Land and Life - The Traditional Viewpoint from the Hopi Nation. Issue No. 24; 39 [PRICE PER ISSUE]

by Hopi Nation

Self published, Hotevilla, 1983. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Size: 4to <12". Some creasing and chips. PRICE PER ISSUE: Please state which issue(s) you would like when placing your order. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: New Age & Alternative; United States; 1980s; Indigenous Cultures. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 42298. .
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£5.00
ACROSS THE BRIDGE TO CHINA

ACROSS THE BRIDGE TO CHINA

by Petersen, Gwenn Boardman

Elsevier / Nelson Books. Near Fine in Good dust jacket. 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. 0525666222 . Hardcover clean, with all pages intact, very small remainder mark bottom edge of pages. Bumping to spine ends. Jacket has light edgewear and few small tears, light watermark stain/light wrinkling to rear of jacket. B/w photos. "Young Joe, like many Chinese-Americans, has long wanted to visit the homeland of his parents, experience the New China for himself, and search out the sites of his... Read more
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$17.95
Eskimo Life of Yesterday

Eskimo Life of Yesterday

by Revillion Freres

Hancock House Pub Ltd, 1977. Staplebound Wraps. Very Good.
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CA$2.50
NAYIU XINDEKU NUU NDAA VICO NU'U / LOS HABITANTES DEL LUGAR DE LAS NUBES

NAYIU XINDEKU NUU NDAA VICO NU'U / LOS HABITANTES DEL LUGAR DE LAS NUBES

by RAUL G. ALAVEZ CHAVEZ

NEW ~ Texto en mixteco y espanol. Text in Mixteco and Spanish. "En este libro el autor presenta una vision panoramica (tanto en mixteco como en espanol) de las costumbres, creencias, curaciones tradicionales, mitos y ritos mixtecos que perduran hasta nuestros dias en el mundo del Nuu Savi." 226 pp.
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$37.50
NANA N'U

NANA N'U

by MELINA GONZALEZ GUZMAN

NEW ~ "Los dieciseis relatos de Nana N'u recrean la vida de una mujer de la comunidad otomi (hnahnu) del estado de Hidalgo." Version bilingue: Espanol - Nhahnu. Bilingual: Spanish - Hnahnu (Otomi). Traduccion de Severo Lopez Callejas. Sixteen short stories about an Otomi woman of Hidalgo, Mexico, and the rich cultural traditions of the Valle de Mezquital. Glossary. 159 pp. In stock. Support independent bookshops.
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$17.50
Between Marriage and the Market: Intimate Politics and Survival in Cairo

Between Marriage and the Market: Intimate Politics and Survival in Cairo

by Hoodfar, Homa

Berkeley: Univ of California Pr, 1997. First edition. Trade soft cover. Published Berkeley: Univ of California Pr., 1997. 8vo., xviii+302 pages.Minor bump to corner front cover, else near fine. . 1st. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo..
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$20.00
VOCES DE COLORES NA'AT LE BA'ALA' PAALEN - ADIVINA ILUMINANDO

VOCES DE COLORES NA'AT LE BA'ALA' PAALEN - ADIVINA ILUMINANDO

by FIDENCIO BRICENO CHEL

NEW ~ Riddles (with answers) in Maya Yucateco, Spanish, English, Tzotzil, and French / Adivinanzas en maya yucateco, espanol, ingles, Tzotzil, y frances. Coloring book for children. 41 pp. Edition of 2000.
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$22.50
HISTORIAS MIXES DE AYUTLA ASI CONTARON LOS ABUELOS / TE'NTE'N JA' MEJJA'ATYEJK MYATYA'AKT

HISTORIAS MIXES DE AYUTLA ASI CONTARON LOS ABUELOS / TE'NTE'N JA' MEJJA'ATYEJK MYATYA'AKT

by RODRIGO ROMERO MENDEZ, EDITOR

NEW ~ Twelve stories from the Sierra Mixe, Oaxaca, Mexico in the original Mixe language with a Spanish/Castellano translation. Includes a lengthy introduction with commentary on Mixe orthography. Estudios sobre lenguas americanas 6. Instituto de Investigaciones Filologicas, Seminario de Lenguas Indigenas. Edition of 500 / 500 ejemplares.
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$35.00
When Cultures Meet: Remembering San Gabriel Del Yungue Oweenge: Papers from the October 20, 1984 Conference haled at San Juan Pueblo, New Mexico

When Cultures Meet: Remembering San Gabriel Del Yungue Oweenge: Papers from the October 20, 1984 Conference haled at San Juan Pueblo, New Mexico

by ELLIS , Florence Hawley; Orlando Romero; Marc Simmons; Myra Ellen Jenkins; Richard I. Ford; and Jim Sagel

Santa Fe, New Mexico: Sunstone Press, 1987. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 96 pages, illustrated. Inscription on the title page from anthropologist/author Florence Hawley Ellis stating that she wrote the first chapter and the printer got it mixed up, crediting her for the second chapter. She refers to herself in third person in the inscription as Florence. We have in stock another book signed by Florence Hawley Ellis and the writing matches exactly with the inscription... Read more
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$20.00
Deinstitutionalization: A Cross-Problem Analysis

Deinstitutionalization: A Cross-Problem Analysis

Washington, D.C.: U. S. Department of Health and Human Service, 1981. Trade soft cover. Published Washington, D.C.: U. S. Department of Health and Human Service, 1981. 8vo., viii+119 pp. Name on cover and t.p., mailing label on rear cover, slight curl to one corner. Very good minus. . Soft Cover. Very Good Minus/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo..
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$8.00
The Vanishing White Man

The Vanishing White Man

by Stan Steiner

Harper & Row, New York, 1977. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: Maria Garza. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". x + 309pp. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked and creased. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Covers slightly creased. Illustrator: Maria Garza. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Sociology & Culture; United States; Modern; Indigenous Cultures. ISBN: 0060905743.... Read more
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£7.00
Social Life In Egypt - A Description of the Country and Its People

Social Life In Egypt - A Description of the Country and Its People

by Poole, Stanley Lane

London: J.S. Virtue & Co. Full tooled leather. Published London: J.S. Virtue & Co., n.d. (c.1880's) Folio, 10 1/2" x 13 1/2". 136 pp.+2pp index, title page printed in black and red, all edge gilt, illustrated with 5 full-page steel engravings on heavy card stock, one vignette, and over 100 wood engravings. Bound in tooled full leather, covers with center panel bordered by intricate, Middle-Eastern gilt cross design; paneled spine with gilt designs and raised bands. Some foxing to... Read more
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$295.00
Kakadu: Looking after the country - the Gagudju way

Kakadu: Looking after the country - the Gagudju way

by Stanley Breeden

Marleston, S. Australia: JB Books, 1998. Trade softcover. Published Marleston, S. Australia: JB Books, 1998. 4to. wrappers, 9 3/4" x 9 3/4", 208pp., lavishly illustrated with full color plates. Near fine. . Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to.
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$50.00
Literature and Violence in North Arabia

Literature and Violence in North Arabia

by Meeker, Michael E

London: Cambridge Univ Pr, 1979. First edition. Tradesoft cover. Published London: Cambridge Univ Pr., 1979. First printing. 8vo., xvi+272 pages, illustrated. Name on half title, edges foxed, else very good, clean, tight, straight copy.. 1st. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo..
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$20.00
Women in Nineteenth-Century Egypt

Women in Nineteenth-Century Egypt

by Tucker, Judith

Cambridge, England: Cambridge Univ Pr, 1985. First edition, first printing. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Cambridge, England: Cambridge Univ Pr., 1985. 8vo., xii+251 pages. Pages somewhat darkened, else very good in very good dust jacket.. 1st. Hard. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo..
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$50.00
Taking Center Stage: Feminism in Contemporary U.S. Drama

Taking Center Stage: Feminism in Contemporary U.S. Drama

by Brown, Janet

Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Pr, 1991. SIGNED First edition. Hard cover. Published Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Pr., 1991. 8vo., v+171 pp. Boldly inscribed presentation by Alfred E. Prettyman on fly leaf, 1991, with his business card laid in. A fine copy.. 1st. Hard. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo..
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$40.00
ZAZAN TLEINO ADIVINANZAS NAHUAS DE AYER, HOY Y SIEMPRE

ZAZAN TLEINO ADIVINANZAS NAHUAS DE AYER, HOY Y SIEMPRE

by JOSE ANTONIO FLORES FARFAN (COMPILADOR)

NEW ~ Nahua (Mexica, Aztecs) riddles collected by Fray Bernardino de Sahagun in the Florentine Codex, published in Nahuatl, Spanish, English, and French. 45 pp. With commentary on the answers. Multilingual!
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$27.50
URBAN LIFE IN CONTEMPORARY CHINA

URBAN LIFE IN CONTEMPORARY CHINA

by Whyte & Parish

University of Chicago Press. Near Fine. 1985. First Edition. Softcover. 0226895491 . Excellent Condition. Only light cover wear, clean, no markings. 408 pages. Synopsis: Through interviews with city residents, the authors provide a unique survey of urban life in the last decade of Mao Zedong's rule. They conclude that changes in society produced under communism were truly revolutionary and that, in the decade under scrutiny, the Chinese avoided ostensibly universal evils of urbanism with... Read more
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$9.50
NUMA'NA NIVI NUU = SUENOS MIXTECOS

NUMA'NA NIVI NUU = SUENOS MIXTECOS

by ALEJANDRA CRUZ ORTIZ / JOSE ANTONIO FLORES FARFAN

NEW ~ Bilingual / bilingue: mixteco - castellano. 31 pp. Edicion: Margarita de Orellana. In original plastic.
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$19.95
RARAMURI OSERIWARA ESCRITOS EN RARAMURI

RARAMURI OSERIWARA ESCRITOS EN RARAMURI

by PATRICIO PARRA

NEW ~ Premio Nezahualcoyotl de Literatura en Lengas Indigenas 2000. Cuentos Raramuri oseriwara (Escritos raramuri). Bilingual Raramuri - Espanol. Edition of 1000. 190 pp.
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$95.00
ORNITOLOGIA AMUZGA

ORNITOLOGIA AMUZGA

by SUSANA CUEVAS SUAREZ

NEW ~ Coleccion Cientifica 145. Serie: Linguistica. No ISBN. Illus. Charts. Bibliography. 124 pp. Edition 1000 / 1000 ejemplares. Slight shelf wear.
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$35.00