Hunters and Gatherers, Volume II

Property, Power and Ideology

By Tim Ingold (Editor); David Riches (Editor); James Woodburn (Editor)
(Bloomsbury Academic, Paperback, 9780854967353, 330pp.)

Publication Date: May 1997

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All that is central to the dynamic process in human society is evident in the study of hunter-gatherers - peoples whose subsistence way of life reflects the original form of human adaptation. This is the thesis of these wide-ranging volumes in which internationally leading scholars consider hunter-gatherer peoples in Africa, Asia, Australia and North America and reflect theoretically on the hunter-gatherer condition. Volume I takes a close look that the history, evolution and social change of hunter-gatherers, while Volume II looks at their property, power, and ideology. Together they offer a thorough overview, perfect for Social Anthropology courses.




About the Author

Tim Ingold is in the Department of Social Anthropology, University of Manchester.

David Riches is in the Department of Social Anthropology, University of St. Andrews.

James Woodburn is in the Department of Social Anthropology, London School of Economics.





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