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Native Peoples of North America By Susan Stebbins
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Native Peoples of North America is intended to be an introductory text about the Native peoples of North America (primarily the United States and Canada) presented from an anthropological... More > perspective. As such, the text is organized around anthropological concepts such as language, kinship, marriage and family life, political and economic organization, food getting, spiritual and religious practices, and the arts. Prehistoric, historic and contemporary information is presented. Each chapter begins with an example from the oral tradition that reflects the theme of the chapter. The text includes suggested readings, videos, and classroom activities.< Less
Transpersonal Ecosophy, Vol. 1: Theory, Methods and Clinical Assessments By Mark A. Schroll
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The image on the cover of this book represents the idea that brain state alterations at sacred sites allow us to re-experience memories that are woven into the morphogenetic fields of that place, an... More > idea that originates with Paul Devereux’s empirical enquiry into dreams at sacred sites in Wales and England. This books examines how this investigation provides us with a new way of understanding consciousness, and a new direction toward a reconciliation of the divorce between matter and spirit. We explore the work of David Lukoff, and Stanislav and Christina Grof, the connections between the varieties of transformative experience in dream studies, ecopsychology, transpesonal psychology, and the anthropology of consciousness, as well as the overlap between David Bohm’s interpretation of quantum theory and Rupert Sheldrake’s hypothesis of formative causation.< Less
The History of Our Tribe: Hominini By Barbara Welker
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Where did we come from? What were our ancestors like? Why do we differ from other animals? How do scientists trace and construct our evolutionary history? The History of Our Tribe: Hominini... More > provides answers to these questions and more. The book explores the field of paleoanthropology past and present. Beginning over 65 million years ago, Welker traces the evolution of our species, the environments and selective forces that shaped our ancestors, their physical and cultural adaptations, and the people and places involved with their discovery and study. It is designed as a textbook for a course on Human Evolution but can also serve as an introductory text for relevant sections of courses in Biological or General Anthropology or general interest. It is both a comprehensive technical reference for relevant terms, theories, methods, and species and an overview of the people, places, and discoveries that have imbued paleoanthropology with such fascination, romance, and mystery.< Less
All the Noise of It: Living In a Tuscan Hilltown By Christopher H. Warren
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Christopher H. Warren arrived in Sorano in 1988. Enticed by the exotic and ageless town in its lovely state of ruin, and the promise of a good quality of life, he soon learned to speak even the local... More > Italian dialect, and became deeply involved in traditional town activities—including making his own wine. In this book which derives its name from “The Infinite,” a poem by Italian philosopher and writer, Giacomo Leopardi, he relates what brought him to the Tuscan hilltown, what has kept him there, and what living there has taught him about life. Drawing on his education in anthropology and his expertise as a photographer, he shares a visually stunning and thoughtfully considered study of the life of a Tuscan community that has been his home for the past thirty years. From renovating a home, creating a garden, interviewing old inhabitants, investigating traditional life, and photographing the abandoned far side of town, he offers a genuine account of the past and present of a world that is seldom revealed.< Less
Downward By Ruth Carrillo
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Ana and Brigit are the owners of The Bard's Circle, a bookstore in a small Oklahoma town. Follow along as they sort out the unexplainable from the unbelievable.
Downward By Ruth Carrillo
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Ana and Brigit are the owners of The Bard's Circle, a bookstore in a small Oklahoma town. Follow along as they sort out the unexplainable from the unbelievable.
Moron Mine By Philip Challinor
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A Study in Ethnology By Jonathan Edward Feinstein
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The Earthlings called him Bob and he was just another grad student in search of a thesis, but antiquated equipment, a shoestring budget and a bad case of culture shock mixed to give him enough... More > adventures to fill a library. (Hardcover Edition)< Less
A Study in Ethnology By Jonathan Edward Feinstein
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The Earthlings called him Bob and he was just another grad student in search of a thesis, but antiquated equipment, a shoestring budget and a bad case of culture shock mixed to give him enough... More > adventures to fill a library. (Hardcover Edition)< Less

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