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Seoul: Jung Eun "The Wayfinders takes readers on a journey through time on a discovery of ancient wisdoms, languages and cultures. Some are already extinct, others are quickly on their way out. It is estimated that 50% of the languages spoken today will disappear in our lifetime. The Wayfinders is an enlightening, awe-inspiring and cautionary look at vanishing cultures and… Read more
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From Anatolia to Appalachia: A Turkish-American Dialogue (Melungeon Series)

by Scolnick, Joseph M. Scolnick & Kennedy, N. Brent [Ed]

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2004
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Macon GA: Mercer University Press, 2004 Turkic people have been migrating to America for many centuries, but this significant influx has been largely unrecognized. In "From Anatolia to Appalachia, Scolnick and Kennedy initiate a dialogue regarding this neglected area of American history and culture. This volume begins the communication with an essay reviewing existing evidence followed by interviews with knowledgeable… Read more
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Common Courtesy: In Which Miss Manners Solves the Problem That Baffled Mr. Jefferson

by Martin, Judith

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1985
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9780689116520
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New York: Atheneum, 1985 When I had the honor of giving Harvard University's John M. Olin Distinguished Lecture, from which this slender volume is derived, I became only the second scholar from the rigorous discipline of etiquette to address that otherwise distinguished center of learning. My mission .is to call attention to the need for a philosophically acceptable and aesthetically… Read more
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Mediterranean Countrymen: Essays in the Social Anthropology of the Mediterranean

by Pitt-Rivers, Julian [ed]

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1963
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First Edition.
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9780837195261
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Paris: Mouton & Co, 1963 A collection of essays by various scholars assembled after a conference held in 1959 at Burg Wartenstein. Among other articles it includes "The kindred in a Greek Mountain Community by J.K.Campbell; "Some aspects of dowry and inheritance in Boeotia " by Ernestine Friedl; "Inheritance and Dowry in classical Athens" by Harry L.Levy; "The domestic cycle… Read more
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Innovation in Ethnographic Film: From Innocence to Self-Consciousness, 1955-85

by Loizos, Peter

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1993
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9780226492278
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993 "In this outstanding introduction to the nature and development of ethnographic film Peter Loizos review fifty films made between 1955 and 1985 . he closely engages with the films themselves. identifying and analyzing theor innovative contributions .will be an important resource for the growing number of anthropologists and scholars who use such films as… Read more
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Western Canadian Journal of Anthropology Volume I Number 1. 1969 Special Issue : Cree Studies

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1969
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Edmonton: University of Alberta Dept of Anthropology, 1969 This is the first issue of the journal whch superseded the "Alberta Anthropologist" in 1969. Contains artiicles on various aspects of life for the Cree - communities folklore, language etc. 139p. illus maps.. 1st Can Ed.. Soft Cover. Fine.
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The Origin of Races

by Coon, Carleton S.

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1962
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1962 Large , heavy volume weighs just under 1.4 kg.. 1st UK Edition.. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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