New Directions in Economic Anthropology / Edition 1

New Directions in Economic Anthropology / Edition 1

by Susana Narotzky
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0745307183

ISBN-13: 9780745307183

Pub. Date: 07/01/1997

Publisher: Pluto Press

This introductory text is the first of its kind to provide a solid background to the main themes in economic anthropology: production, distribution, consumption and social reproduction. It offers a critical approach to the central concepts and theoretical assumptions in economic anthropology, and presents new perspectives on issues which are currently transforming the

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This introductory text is the first of its kind to provide a solid background to the main themes in economic anthropology: production, distribution, consumption and social reproduction. It offers a critical approach to the central concepts and theoretical assumptions in economic anthropology, and presents new perspectives on issues which are currently transforming the field. Professor Narotzky employs a historical approach to economic problems, highlighting the interdependent nature of the contemporary world economy and examining Western societies in case studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745307183
Publisher:
Pluto Press
Publication date:
07/01/1997
Series:
Anthropology, Culture and Society Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
5.32(w) x 8.47(h) x 0.70(d)

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