By Jeremy MacClancy
This articulate and authoritative survey of either the preferred and educational developments in anthropology demonstrates the extensive relevance of anthropological wisdom and argues for a extra inclusive notion of the self-discipline that engages the general public imagination.
- Demonstrates the evolving social contexts of British anthropological concept and perform from the mid-19th century
- Highlights the significance of renowned anthropology in forming and maintaining the pro discipline
- Explores the earlier and current cross-fertilization of anthropologists, scientists and fashionable literary figures
- Assesses the pioneering efforts on-line to boost the function of anthropology in public debates
- Appeals to a broader readership attracted to cultural and highbrow history
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