Books tagged: anthropology

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A Question of Culture
Series: Latolan. Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
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Two worldviews butt heads when a worlds-renowned anthropologist returns from a summer in the field with a few interesting new takes on the human condition...no matter that he's the furthest thing from human himself.
Midnight At Herlong Manor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Gideon Spencer had just landed his dream job as head curator of the Bates Natural History Museum and his on-again, off-again romance with Avery Archer was definitely back on. Just when he thought things could not get any better, a serendipitous meeting with a mysterious Englishman leads to a terrifying adventure that lands him at Herlong Manor--a place between Gainesville, Florida and Hell.
The Oxford Tribe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,160. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The city of dreaming spires. Eden meets academia. The stuffiest place in Britain, and the silliest too. Oxford is many things to many people, but for Peter Rudiak-Gould, newly arrived as a student of anthropology, it was the most exotic tribe he could hope to study (and join). Part memoir, part field guide, The Oxford Tribe will entertain the seasoned traveler and the armchair philosopher alike.
Breaking the Fall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: American English. Published: September 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Breaking the Fall opens as Sherry Berger, a therapist on the northwest side of Chicago, contemplates how to reconcile her apparently middle class life with the life and death emergencies of her clients. Sherry has secrets of her own and she hopes that these secrets won’t impact her ability to help her clients.
Psychopath Economics: Part 2 – Behind The Mask
Series: Psychopath Economics and how to defeat it. Pre-release—available September 7, 2016. Price: $4.99 USD. Language: British English. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
In this second part of this four-part series, Peter Batt looks at why we believe what we believe, the psychopathic logic of power and the rise and fall of civilisations, and asks whether elites drive societies to their own destruction.
社会システム論の構図
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: Japanese. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
社会秩序は、いかにして、万人の万人に対する戦いである無秩序から人々を救い出し、社会秩序を可能にするのか。この問題は、社会学の永遠の課題である。本書は、ニーチェ、マルクス、フロイト、ラカン、レヴィ=ストロース、フーコー、バタイユ、ブルデュー、クーンなど、ヘーゲル以降の現代思想の流れを踏まえつつ、社会秩序の問題を、社会システム論の立場から考察する。
What Is To Be Done? Class Struggle in the 21st Century
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,070. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Essay » Political
With the future of civilization and the earth gravely threatened by social polarization and ecological destruction, every forward-thinking person worldwide is asking, what is to be done? Reinvigorating Lenin’s pen name and updating Marxism for class struggle in the 21st century, this book unveils the global strategy for revolution in today’s world.
The Wages of Salt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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New Persia is a city surrounded by salt pans and beset by theriomorphs. And Alessa Kinshin, an archaeological anthropologist at the University of New Persia, is determined to learn why the creatures first haunt and then abandon the salt. "Stories of children lost to the theriomorphs were like the ammonite fossils: everyone had their own."
A Primer for Individual In Community
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
This 5600 word primer is the third in a series on the category based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers. These are labeled A (for firstness), B (for secondness) and C (for thirdness). Each tier contains an interscope. The interscope for the first tier, the individual in community, is presented here.
Beyond the Veil
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,160. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
In a chain of events, the headstrong anthropologist and the wanderlust tramping guide are thrown together in pursuit of their own dreams. Neither of them are quite prepared for what they will find hidden beyond the veiled depths of the forest nor do they see the danger from a rampaging lieutenant of a ruthless cartel that is expanding its empire into the vibrant and awesome world of the Amazon.