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The Resource Contemporary futures : perspectives from social anthropology, edited by Sandra Wallman, (electronic resource)

Contemporary futures : perspectives from social anthropology, edited by Sandra Wallman, (electronic resource)

Label
Contemporary futures : perspectives from social anthropology
Title
Contemporary futures
Title remainder
perspectives from social anthropology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sandra Wallman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
306
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Wallman, Sandra
Series statement
A.S.A. monographs
Series volume
30
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  • Anthropology
  • Industries
Label
Contemporary futures : perspectives from social anthropology, edited by Sandra Wallman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
The death of the future / David Lowenthal -- Trapped in the present / Guro Huby -- Posterity and paradox / Brian Durrans -- On predicting the future / Jeremy Boissevain -- Lines, cycles and transformations / Jean L. Briggs -- Going there and getting there / C Bawa Yamba -- Time past, time present, time future / Signe Howell -- Saving the rain forest? / Paul Richards -- Sustainable anthropology / Peter Harries-Jones -- Reproducing anthropology / Marilyn Strathern -- The Marabar Caves, 1920-2020 / Robert Paine -- A future for social anthropology? / Raymond Firth
Control code
ocn243606822
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415066631
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)243606822
Label
Contemporary futures : perspectives from social anthropology, edited by Sandra Wallman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
The death of the future / David Lowenthal -- Trapped in the present / Guro Huby -- Posterity and paradox / Brian Durrans -- On predicting the future / Jeremy Boissevain -- Lines, cycles and transformations / Jean L. Briggs -- Going there and getting there / C Bawa Yamba -- Time past, time present, time future / Signe Howell -- Saving the rain forest? / Paul Richards -- Sustainable anthropology / Peter Harries-Jones -- Reproducing anthropology / Marilyn Strathern -- The Marabar Caves, 1920-2020 / Robert Paine -- A future for social anthropology? / Raymond Firth
Control code
ocn243606822
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415066631
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)243606822

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