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The Sea-Dyaks of Borneo

by Gomes, Edwin H

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Published
2007
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9789833987092
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Opus Publications, KotaKinabalu, 2007. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. This account of the manners and customs of the Sea-Dyaks at the end of the 19th century is unusual because the author, a clergyman, devotes most of the book to a detailed study of the people without the moralising that one usually expects from works of… Read more
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Sex in human loving

by Berne, Eric (M. D.)

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780140036572
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Penguin, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1977. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. nice clean copy, reading creases to the spine, one page dogeared, no annotations. In this understanding and frequently amusing analysis the author explains how and why we fall into different patterns of sexual behaviour, and how we can – if we want to – teach ourselves to… Read more
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Why weren't we told? : a personal search for the truth about our history

by Reynolds, Henry

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Published
1999
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780670887415
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Viking, Ringwood, Victoria, 1999. Reprint. softcover. Very Good Condition. A clean copy, no damage. "So when answering the oft asked questions: why will we never told? Why didn't we know? I explain that I too didn't know, but I wasn't told, but came to an understanding of race relations in Australia as a result of… Read more
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Carnal Knowledge; A Navel Gazer's Dictionary of Anatomy, Etymology, and Trivia

by Hodgson, Charles

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2007
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Very Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780312371210
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St. Martin's Griffin, New York, 2007. First Edition. Softcover (Illustrated). Very Good. Acknowledgements, Introduction: A Word about the Words, the birth and growth of our body of words and index. Illustrated paperback binding with ochre and black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A history of how, in English, the body parts we… Read more
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Written in Bones

by Bahn, Paul – Editor

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Published
2007
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Very Good
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Reprint
ISBN
9781848040014
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Grange Books Ltd, Hoo, Kent, 2007. Reprint. Softcover (French Flaps). Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic / Illustrations. Introduction by editor, index, bibliography, list of contributors and picture credits. The text is illustrated with colour and black-and-white photographs and black and white illustrations. Colour photographic paperback binding, with French flaps, with silver and orange coloured titles to… Read more
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Educational Anthropology An Introduction

by Kneller, George F

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780471495130
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Wiley, New York, 1970. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, slight rubbing of the edges of the paperback binding, internally clean, no annotations. "A genuine introduction by virtue of its comprehensiveness and objectivity, EDUCATIONAL ANTHROPOLOGY is a boon to educators who understood the need for development of a subject area in which the tools of… Read more
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culture in process – second edition

by Beale, Alan & Spindler, George & Spindler, Louise

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780030866548
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Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, 1973. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean second-hand copy, fading of the spine section, and of the top edge of the front panel, internally clean, no annotations, illustrated with black-and-white photographs. In emphasising the questions and approaches underlying the process of anthropological discovery our goal has been to provide glimpses… Read more
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South Seas Magic

by Rose, Ronald

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Published
1959
Condition
Gary
Edition
First Edition
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Robert Hale, London, 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. Gary/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. Preface by author, glossary of Samoan words and index. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs taken by the author. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. The author was intrigued during his World War II experiences in New Guinea,… Read more
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Love in the South Seas

by Danielsson, Bengt

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Published
1956
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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George Allen & Unwin Ltd, Great Britain, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. References and index. Map illustrated and pages showing the Pacific region, and, more particularly the islands encompassing Polynesia. The text is illustrated with a black-and-white photographic frontispiece, and, the aforementioned black-and-white photographs at the rear of the… Read more
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Island of Passion; RA'IVAVAE

by Marshall, Donald

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Published
1961
Condition
Gary
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First Edition
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George Allen & Unwin, London, 1961. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Gary/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: James Scott – Illustrator, Author – Photographer. Map illustrated end pages, showing the greater Pacific region and then the island of Ra'ivavae in particular. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs taken by the author and black-and-white drawings done by… Read more
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GAZELLE-BOY: A Child Brought up by Gazelles in the Sahara Desert

by Armen, Jean-Claude

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780330246729
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Picador, London, 1976. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: drawings & maps. a nice clean second-hand copy with no annotations, no damage. Includes many illustrations by the author, and translated from the original French by Stephen Hardman. This is the extraordinary and magical story of a boy he brought up in a herd of gazelles in… Read more
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social anthropology in perspective

by lewis, I. M

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780140219159
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Pelican / Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1977. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. secondhand copy, age toning of the pages, occasional pencil underlining in the first chapter, no other damage, no annotations. Illustrated with a couple of diagrams. Adducing examples from all over the world, Prof Lewis explains the principles and subject matter of anthropology. He begins… Read more
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The Naked Ape: A Zoologist's Study of the Human Animal

by Morris, Desmond

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Jonathan Cape, London, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 252 pp., appendix, literature & bibliography listed, original dust jacket. Original bookseller's sticker at bottom right-hand corner of front paste down. inch tear lower left of front panel, rubbing to top and bottom of spine section. Size: 8vo - over… Read more
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The Ascent of Man

by Bronowski, J

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780563104988
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BBC, London, 1972. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 448 pages, includes bibliography, and index. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white photographs, colour photographs, and reproductions in, black-and-white and colour. " "The content of these essays is in fact wide-open the field of science, and I should not have called them The Ascent of… Read more
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The Land of Naked People; Encounters with Stone Age Islanders

by Mukerjee, Madhusree

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780618197361
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Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston New York, 2003. First Edition. Hardcover (1/4 Cloth 3/4 Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Preface by author, acknowledgements, bibliography and index. At the beginning of the text there is a map showing the Andaman Islands. The text is illustrated with the occasional black and white photograph and… Read more
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The Rise and Fall of Project Camelot; Studies in the Relationship between Social Science and Practical Politics

by Horowitz, Irving Louis – Editor

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Published
1970
Condition
Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780262580090
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The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, and London, England, 1970. Reprint. Softcover. Good Condition. Preface by editor and name and subject index. Plain text paperback binding red and black coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the backstrip. Project Camelot was a highly controversial experiment in social engineering in… Read more
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Nine Parts Of Desire - The Hidden World Of Islamic Women

by Brooks, Geraldine

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780868246260
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Anchor Books, Sydney, 2000. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. acknowledgements, glossary,. At the beginning of the text there is a double page map showing the middle eastern region of the world. Colour photographic / illustrated paperback binding with gilt coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. The author spent six years in the… Read more
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research and economic anthropology volume 33 – engaging with capitalism: cases from Oceania

by McCormack, Fiona & Barclay, Kate – editors

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Published
2015
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9781785605154
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Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK, 2015. Second Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, no damage, no writing, no underlining. The volume addresses how, as a social and economic system, capitalism has been very effective in generating wealth and technological innovation, but has also been associated with great social inequity and environmental damage. Some of the… Read more
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An Anthropologist in Adland An Anthropologist in Adland

by Mukerjee, Kim

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Published
1982
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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The Five Mile Press, Canterbury, Victoria, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. foreword by John Metcalf, Chairman, Dorland Advertising, London, and about the author. The text is illustrated with black-and-white cartoons, and reproductions of advertising. Black coloured boards with skills coloured titles to the back strip. Plain text dustwrapper with white… Read more
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An Anthropologist in Adland An Anthropologist in Adland

by Mukerjee, Kim

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Published
1982
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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The Five Mile Press, Canterbury, Victoria, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. foreword by John Metcalf, Chairman, Dorland Advertising, London, and about the author. The text is illustrated with black-and-white cartoons, and reproductions of advertising. Black coloured boards with skills coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper with black coloured… Read more
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