Books tagged: anthropology

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Turbulence, Mystery, Renewal
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Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by Viral Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Follow an individual journey through turbulence of chaos, unfolding mystery, and the renewal of self and spirit. Putting first person perception as the timeless prism, this poetry embarks on the tumultuous undercurrents of life, relationships, and the boundaries of mind.
A Siberian Frontier
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,300. Language: Russian. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This book is written in Russian language. Книгу можно назвать и вестерном, и хронооперой, и историческим романом. Кроме собственно приключений она содержит серьёзный этнографический и исторический материал по Восточной Сибири, Дальнему Востоку и бывшим русским территориям Северной Америки ещё до того времени, как они стали русскими.
The Geologic Model of Religion
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 135,330. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
There might be 100,000 books written about religion but the Geologic Model of Religion is unlike any other. Drawing upon evidence from anthropology, archaeology and scripture religion is divided into worldviews and afterlife paradigms. The model evidence long lost prehistoric religious belief systems and explains the origin of spirituality in settled societies.
Answers to Life's 3 Big Questions
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,040. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
In his new book, author Steve Knapp discusses some of the most recent scientific discoveries that help explain the origin of the universe and life within it. He also attempts to explain what happens to us after we die. He closes the book with few suggestions that may help motivate many to begin their own personal search for the meaning of life.
Passing for Normal: Memoirs of a Cult Child
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
In Passing for Normal Carl invites you into the mind of an unwitting cult member. With a series of short stories and scenes, he takes you on a journey through the early years of that child’s life, from birth to escape. The point of view ages with the boy, giving the reader a candid insight into what life was really like in the 1980s and 90s as a second-generation member of The Family International
A High Shrill Thump: War Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,680. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Science fiction, fantasy, and horror anthology, "A High Shrill Thump: War Stories," marshals a convoy of more than a dozen short stories about war's mysterious dominion over human destiny. These far-out tales transport readers through the emotional, macabre, chaotic, and even uproarious situations created by war.
Kachina
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,640. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
A spirit. A mask. A cult. A way of life and death. Accompanying her anthropologist husband on a trip to study the Knochine, an isolated tribe in the territory of New Mexico in 1880, Elizabeth Stephenson's life is changing into the substance of dreams. The dreams seem real — too real — more insistent with the passing of each night. Terrified, she awakes. They're only dreams. Aren't they?
When Good Bigfoot Go Bad
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
Is Bigfoot Hostile? Or is Bigfoot friendly? In this article, we will explore some of the most extreme cases of Bigfoot hostility and Bigfoot friendship. Bigfoot is not only real, there are well-documented cases of Bigfoot attacks and even kidnappings. On the other hand, some people claim that Bigfoot has saved their lives. Which is the truth? Read about these cases for yourself.
The Nature of Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
This book takes an investigative look at life and what is it that makes us who we are. To explain our actions both historical and scientific facts are presented and analyzed. Societal and individual problems are examined and presented with realistic and logical solutions.
The Search for African Orality
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Series: In search of human culture. Price: $30.99 USD. Words: 74,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Africa is commonly seen as the 'oral' continent, a contrast to 'literate Europe'. The anthropologist Ruth Finnegan, building on long experience of Africa's oral arts from both documentary and first-hand field sources, queries this notion and reveals Africa as the site of both oral and literate practices, and astoundingly rich in each. Remarkably readable as well as illuminating .