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Product Description: The modern world is characterised by pervasive economic inequalities. Strong economic growth in some developing countries has contributed to a degree to a reduction in the levels of inequality between nations, yet inequality within nations remains high and in some cases, continues to increase...read more
By Anja Eder (collaborator)

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9781409449522 | Ashgate Pub Co, June 19, 2015, cover price $134.95 | About this edition: The modern world is characterised by pervasive economic inequalities.

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Product Description: Practical and insightful, CLASSIC READINGS IN CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY is a concise and accessible reader that presents a core selection of historical and contemporary works that have been instrumental in shaping anthropological thought and research over the past decades...read more

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9781285738505 | 4th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, May 29, 2015), cover price $67.95 | About this edition: Practical and insightful, CLASSIC READINGS IN CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY is a concise and accessible reader that presents a core selection of historical and contemporary works that have been instrumental in shaping anthropological thought and research over the past decades.
9781111297923 | 3 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 24, 2011), cover price $67.95 | About this edition: Brief and accessible, this reader features articles and excerpts from works that have proved pivotal in the field of cultural anthropology.

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Product Description: First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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9780415210539 | Routledge, May 1, 1999, cover price $280.00 | About this edition: First published in 1999.

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9780415864473 | Routledge, July 8, 2013, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: First published in 1999.

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Product Description: Richly pigmented skin is the most common skin type internationally     Historically, dermatology has focused on white skin. But rich pigmentation can lead to differences in presentation, disease course and outcome, and reaction to treatment...read more
By Andrew F. Alexis (editor), Ophelia E. Dadzie (editor), Nina G. Jablonski (foreword by) and Petit (editor)

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9780470658574 | 1 edition (Blackwell Pub, April 1, 2013), cover price $220.00 | About this edition: Richly pigmented skin is the most common skin type internationally     Historically, dermatology has focused on white skin.

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Product Description: Dangerous Others, Insecure Societies examines the turn in post-industrial societies towards a fear of cultural, racial or religious externality, adopting a ground-breaking analysis which considers 'insecurity' a constituent part of 'otherness', rather than something separate or following from it...read more
By Michalis Lianos (editor)

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9781409443995 | Ashgate Pub Co, March 28, 2013, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Dangerous Others, Insecure Societies examines the turn in post-industrial societies towards a fear of cultural, racial or religious externality, adopting a ground-breaking analysis which considers 'insecurity' a constituent part of 'otherness', rather than something separate or following from it.

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Product Description: Book by Beatrice Boufoy-Bastick

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9781619424104 | Nova Novinka, September 30, 2012, cover price $47.00 | About this edition: Book by Beatrice Boufoy-Bastick

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Product Description: Genocide results from the culmination of conflicts over identity. A group of people that feels threatened by extinction resorts to genocide as a pathologically defensive reaction. This poses a security dilemma that can only be broken by quelling the feelings of threat and fear that prompt mass violence...read more
By Mark Anstey (editor), Francis M. Deng (foreword by), Paul Meerts (editor) and I. William Zartman (editor)

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9780199791743 | 1 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 17, 2012), cover price $73.00 | About this edition: Genocide results from the culmination of conflicts over identity.

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Product Description: Neither a case study of a particular genocide nor a work of comparative genocide, this book explores the political constraints and imperatives that motivate debates about genocide in the academic world and, to a lesser extent, in the political arena...read more

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9780230114142 | Palgrave Macmillan, August 15, 2011, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Neither a case study of a particular genocide nor a work of comparative genocide, this book explores the political constraints and imperatives that motivate debates about genocide in the academic world and, to a lesser extent, in the political arena.

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Product Description: This book deals specifically with the historical basis for use of terms in race, gender, ethnicity, sex and sexual orientation. It brings much needed clarity to the debate by identifying the ethical issues as well as the technical challenges inherent in measuring these elusive concepts...read more

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9780387324616 | 1 edition (Springer Verlag, August 31, 2006), cover price $79.95 | About this edition: This book deals specifically with the historical basis for use of terms in race, gender, ethnicity, sex and sexual orientation.

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9781441940803, titled "Assessing Race, Ethnicity and Gender in Health" | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, October 29, 2010), cover price $79.95 | About this edition: This book deals specifically with the historical basis for use of terms in race, gender, ethnicity, sex and sexual orientation.

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Product Description: Thomas Sowell is one of America's leading voices on matters of race and ethnicity. In his book, Inside American Education, he surveyed the ills of American education from the primary grades to graduate school with ''an impressive range of knowledge and acuity of observation,'' according to the Wall Street Journal...read more

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9780465067961 | Basic Books, August 1, 1994, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Investigates views on race and ethnicity, culture, and related policy issues, and challenges myths about the economics of race, race and mental ability, slavery, and multiculturalism in contemporary America--and around the world throughout history
9780271008462 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, October 1, 1992, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Thomas Sowell is one of America's leading voices on matters of race and ethnicity.

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9780465067978 | Basic Books, June 15, 1995, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Investigates views on race and ethnicity, culture, and related policy issues, and challenges myths about the economics of race, race and mental ability, slavery, and multiculturalism in contemporary America--and around the world throughout history

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9781441761828 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 15, 2010), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Thomas Sowell is one of America's leading voices on matters of race and ethnicity.

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Product Description: New expanded edition of a classic anthropology title that examines ethnicity as a dynamic and shifting aspect of social relations.

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9780745307008, titled "Ethnicity and Nationalism: Anthropological Perspectives" | Pluto Pr, October 1, 1993, cover price $71.95

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9780754318873, titled "Ethnicity and Nationalism: Anthropological Perspectives" | Pluto Pr, January 1, 2003, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: New expanded edition of a classic anthropology title that examines ethnicity as a dynamic and shifting aspect of social relations.
9780745307015 | Pluto Pr, October 1, 1993, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In this accessible student text, Eriksen critically examines the relationship between ethniciy, class, gender and nationhood, using a wide variety of examples.

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Product Description: Economist Sowell deftly refutes the key assumptions on which the Civil Rights Movement was erected, and probes fundamental racial issues such as affirmative action, busing, and women's issues, including the ERA. 3 cassettes.

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9780688062699 | Reprint edition (Avon A, December 1, 1985), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Studies the evolution of the term 'civil rights' since the landmark 1954 case Brown v.

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9780786100019 | Blackstone Audio Inc, August 1, 1997, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Economist Sowell deftly refutes the key assumptions on which the Civil Rights Movement was erected, and probes fundamental racial issues such as affirmative action, busing, and women's issues, including the ERA.

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Mixing theories of the everyday with a wide range of case studies, this book explains the 'character' of ethnicity, from being a political tool of exclusion, to a source of meaning and solidarity, and the relationship between culture, power and identity.

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9780415370653 | Routledge, April 11, 2007, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: Mixing theories of the everyday with a wide range of case studies, this book explains the 'character' of ethnicity, from being a political tool of exclusion, to a source of meaning and solidarity, and the relationship between culture, power and identity.

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9780415370660 | New edition (Routledge, May 26, 2007), cover price $51.95 | About this edition: Mixing theories of the everyday with a wide range of case studies, this book explains the 'character' of ethnicity, from being a political tool of exclusion, to a source of meaning and solidarity, and the relationship between culture, power and identity.

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9780203030479 | Routledge, February 26, 2007, cover price $39.95

'Indigenous Peoples, Ethnic Groups, and the State' provides a concise introduction to the process of modernization and its effect on tribalism and ethnic parochialism. Part of the 'Cultural Survival Studies in Ethnicity and Change' series, this text focuses on key issues affecting indigenous and ethnic groups worldwide.

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9781428816398 | 2 edition (Academic Internet Pub Inc, December 31, 2006), cover price $27.95
9780205337460 | 2 edition (Prentice Hall, October 1, 2001), cover price $51.00 | About this edition: 'Indigenous Peoples, Ethnic Groups, and the State' provides a concise introduction to the process of modernization and its effect on tribalism and ethnic parochialism.
9780205198160 | Allyn & Bacon, March 1, 1997, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: *Designed for introductory courses in Cultural Anthropology as well as sources in development and area studies courses.

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Product Description: In Why Some Like It Hot, an award-winning natural historian takes us on a culinary odyssey to solve the puzzles posed by "the ghosts of evolution" hidden within every culture and its traditional cuisine. As we travel with Nabhan from Java and Bali to Crete and Sardinia, to Hawaii and Mexico, we learn how various ethnic cuisines formerly protected their traditional consumers from both infectious and nutrition-related diseases...read more

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9781559634663 | Island Pr, August 10, 2004, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Do your ears burn whenever you eat hot chile peppers?

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9781597260916 | Island Pr, June 7, 2006, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: In Why Some Like It Hot, an award-winning natural historian takes us on a culinary odyssey to solve the puzzles posed by "the ghosts of evolution" hidden within every culture and its traditional cuisine.

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Product Description: If affirmative action and other ethnicity-based social programs are justified, then J. Angelo Corlett believes it is important to come to an adequate understanding of the nature of ethnicity in general and ethnic group membership in particular...read more

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9780801441608 | Cornell Univ Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $47.50 | About this edition: If affirmative action and other ethnicity-based social programs are justified, then J.

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9780801488894 | Cornell Univ Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $25.50 | About this edition: If affirmative action and other ethnicity-based social programs are justified, then J.

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Product Description: Practical and insightful, CLASSIC READINGS IN CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY, Second Edition is a concise and accessible reader that presents a core selection of historical and contemporary works that have been instrumental in shaping anthropological thought and research over the past decades...read more

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9780495507369 | 2 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, April 4, 2008), cover price $66.95 | About this edition: Practical and insightful, CLASSIC READINGS IN CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY, Second Edition is a concise and accessible reader that presents a core selection of historical and contemporary works that have been instrumental in shaping anthropological thought and research over the past decades.
9780534612726 | Wadsworth Pub Co, April 1, 2003, cover price $75.95 | About this edition: Brief, accessible, and inexpensive, this new reader has been carefully edited by text author Gary Ferraro to include those articles and excerpts from works that have been pivotal to the field of anthropology and that have endured over the decades.

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Product Description: Ethnicity and nationalism are pervasive features of the contemporary world, but how far is ethnicity a result of cultural differences, and how much is it in fact dependent on the practical use of, and belief in, such differences? In this book, Thomas Hylland Eriksen demonstrates that far from being an immutable property of groups, ethnicity is a dynamic and shifting aspect of social relationships...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780745318882 | 2 edition (Pluto Pr, September 1, 2002), cover price $84.00 | About this edition: Ethnicity and nationalism are pervasive features of the contemporary world, but how far is ethnicity a result of cultural differences, and how much is it in fact dependent on the practical use of, and belief in, such differences?

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9780745318875 | 2 edition (Pluto Pr, September 1, 2002), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Ethnicity and nationalism are pervasive features of the contemporary world, but how far is ethnicity a result of cultural differences, and how much is it in fact dependent on the practical use of, and belief in, such differences?

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Product Description: Beginning in the late 1960s, women's studies scholars worked to introduce courses on the history, literature, and philosophies of women. While these initial efforts were rather general, women's studies programs have started to give increasing amounts of attention to the special concerns of women of color...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Janet K. Boles (editor) and Diane Long Hoeveler (editor)

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9780313314148 | Praeger Pub Text, August 30, 2001, cover price $118.00 | About this edition: Beginning in the late 1960s, women's studies scholars worked to introduce courses on the history, literature, and philosophies of women.

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Product Description: A supplemental text examining social bodies, including the relationships of societies to the individual, the relationships of social bodies amongst themselves, and the relationships amongst individuals in consequence of social priorities...read more

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9781930187047 | 1st print edition (Berapa Pr Intl, June 1, 2001), cover price $17.25 | About this edition: A supplemental text examining social bodies, including the relationships of societies to the individual, the relationships of social bodies amongst themselves, and the relationships amongst individuals in consequence of social priorities.

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Product Description: The major dilemma this volume addresses is the function of national identity in a modern society, for despite the trend towards globalization, the world continues to be riddled with national conflict. Kloskowska begins by looking at the controversy between two competing concepts of the origin of the nation - political and ethnic, and examines in particular the characteristics of ethnic differences on personal identity and the appropriation of national culture...read more

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9789639116832 | Central European Univ Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: The major dilemma this volume addresses is the function of national identity in a modern society, for despite the trend towards globalization, the world continues to be riddled with national conflict.

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A distinguished historian looks at a large number of human migrations over a long period of time, considering the economic, ethnic, cultural, and social effects of immigration from a global perspective. Reprint. NYT.

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9780465045884 | Harpercollins, March 1, 1996, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Looks at a large number of human migrations over a long period of time, and considers the effects of immigration in economic terms

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9780465045891 | Basic Books, February 20, 1997, cover price $23.50 | About this edition: A distinguished historian looks at a large number of human migrations over a long period of time, considering the economic, ethnic, cultural, and social effects of immigration from a global perspective.

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Product Description: From the horrors of ethnic cleansing in Bosnia to debates over multiculturalism, ethnicity has, once again, become a global preoccupation. But what exactly do we mean when we speak of ethnicity? And when and how did ethnicity become such an important area of cultural expression and identification that people are ready to die and to kill for it? Gathering the work of some of our most original thinkers, Theories of Ethnicity provides, in one convenient volume, the most probing and frequently cited considerations of such topics as the melting pot and pluralism, race and race problems, migration and marginality, assimilation and transnationalism, intermarriage, kinship and religion, boundary-construction and maintenance, and the important role of power relations for ethnicity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Werner Sollors (editor)

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9780814780343 | New York Univ Pr, September 1, 1996, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: From the horrors of ethnic cleansing in Bosnia to debates over multiculturalism, ethnicity has, once again, become a global preoccupation.

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9780814780350 | New York Univ Pr, November 1, 1996, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: From the horrors of ethnic cleansing in Bosnia to debates over multiculturalism, ethnicity has, once again, become a global preoccupation.

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