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World in disorder, 1994-1995 : an anthropological and interdisciplinary approach to global issues
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ISBN: 0819197203 Year: 1995 Publisher: Lanham, Md. New York London University Press of America

The political landscape : constellations of authority in early complex polities
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ISBN: 0520237498 0520237501 Year: 2003 Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press,

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How do landscapes--defined in the broadest sense to incorporate the physical contours of the built environment, the aesthetics of form, and the imaginative reflections of spatial representations--contribute to the making of politics? Shifting through the archaeological, epigraphic, and artistic remains of early complex societies, this provocative and far-reaching book is the first systematic attempt to explain the links between spatial organization and politics from an anthropological point of view. The Classic-period Maya, the kingdom of Urartu, and the cities of early southern Mesopotamia provide the focal points for this multidimensional account of human polities. Are the cities and villages in which we live and work, the lands that are woven into our senses of cultural and personal identity, and the national territories we occupy merely stages on which historical processes and political rituals are enacted? Or do the forms of buildings and streets, the evocative sensibilities of architecture and vista, the aesthetics of place conjured in art and media constitute political landscapes--broad sets of spatial practices critical to the formation, operation, and overthrow of polities, regimes, and institutions? Smith brings together contemporary theoretical developments from geography and social theory with anthropological perspectives and archaeological data to pursue these questions.


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Towards a political anthropology in the work of Gilles Deleuze : psychoanalysis and Anglo-American literature
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ISBN: 9789462700116 Year: 2015 Volume: 13 Publisher: Leuven Leuven university press

The anthropology of development and globalization : from classical political economy to contemporary neoliberalism
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ISBN: 0631228799 0631228802 Year: 2004 Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub.,

Hierarchy in the forest : the evolution of egalitarian behavior
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ISBN: 0674390318 0674006917 Year: 2001 Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. Harvard University Press

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Human evolution. --- Hunting and gathering societies. --- Political anthropology. --- Primates --- Social evolution in animals. --- Social evolution. --- Evolution. --- Animals [Social evolution in ] --- Animaux [Evolution sociale chez les ] --- Anthropologie politique --- Anthropology [Political ] --- Antropologie [Politieke ] --- Chasse et cueillette [Sociétés de ] --- Chasse primitive --- Chasseurs primitifs --- Chasseurs-collecteurs --- Chasseurs-cueilleurs --- Collecteurs (Ethnologie) --- Cueillette (Ethnologie) --- Cueilleurs (Ethnologie) --- Cultural evolution --- Cultural transformation --- Culture [Evolution of ] --- Dieren [Sociale evolutie bij de ] --- Evolutie [Menselijke ] --- Evolutie [Sociale ] --- Evolution humaine --- Evolution sociale --- Evolution sociale chez les animaux --- Food gathering societies --- Gathering and hunting societies --- Government [Primitive ] --- Homme--Evolution --- Human evolution --- Hunter-gatherers --- Hunting [Primitive ] --- Hunting and gathering societies --- Jagers-verzamelaars --- Mens--Evolutie --- Menselijke evolutie --- Peuples chasseurs --- Peuples collecteurs --- Peuples cueilleurs --- Political anthropology --- Politieke antropologie --- Social evolution --- Social evolution in animals --- Sociale evolutie --- Sociale evolutie bij de dieren --- Sociétés de chasse et de cueillette --- Sociétés de chasseurs-cueilleurs --- Philosophy of nature --- Philosophy and psychology of culture --- Social change --- Biological anthropology. Palaeoanthropology --- Human ecology. Social biology --- Evolution


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Omwenteling : hoe staten omgaan met crisis en verandering
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ISBN: 9789000338818 9789000338825 Year: 2019 Publisher: Amsterdam Het Spectrum

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Keerpunten in de moderne geschiedenis als basis voor de actualiteitIn zijn eerdere boeken onderzocht Jared Diamond hoe beschavingen opbloeien en hoe ze ten onder gaan, maar nu richt hij zijn aandacht op de verbazingwekkende veerkracht van landen in crisis.En op de landen die hierin tekortschieten. In deze gedetailleerde en deskundige beschouwing onderzoekt Diamond zeven landen die rampspoed te boven zijn gekomen door middel van een proces van zelfreflectie en aanpassing en verkent hij hierin de patronen die aan de basis liggen van hun herstel. Of het nu om de Sovjetinvasie in Finland, het Indonesische crisisjaar onder Soekarno of de heropbouw van Duitsland gaat, Diamond weet steevast op vakkundige wijze de keerpunten aan te wijzen en grondig te analyseren. Ook richt hij zijn blik op de toekomst: zijn landen wereldwijd op weg naar politieke ondergang of kunnen we nog lering trekken uit het verleden?Jared Diamond is evolutionair bioloog, fysioloog en biogeograaf. Hij is hoogleraar in de geologie aan de UCLA in Californi Bron : http://www.standaard.be

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Maatschappijkritiek --- Politieke antropologie --- Culturele antropologie --- Cultuurgeschiedenis --- Sociale ecologie --- BPB9999 --- BPB1907 --- Histoire --- Violence politique --- Geschiedenis --- Politiek geweld --- Politiek --- Crisis --- Verandering --- Civilisation --- World history --- anno 1800-1999 --- politikai erőszak --- политичко насиље --- politisk vold --- политическо насилие --- poliittinen väkivalta --- poliitiline vägivald --- politinė prievarta --- политичко насилство --- violencia política --- violenza politica --- political violence --- πολιτική βία --- politiskā vardarbība --- vjolenza politika --- političko nasilje --- politické násilí --- dhunë politike --- politische Gewalt --- przemoc polityczna --- violență politică --- politiek geweld --- politično nasilje --- violência política --- politiskt våld --- politické násilie --- rivoluzione --- револуција --- vallankumous --- forradalom --- atentát --- герила --- Revolution --- guerrilha --- guerile --- Guerillabewegung --- révolution --- revolução --- guerrilla --- guerriglia --- revolutsioon --- gerilla --- gerillaháború --- gherilă --- revolucion --- επανάσταση --- revoluție --- αντάρτικο --- revolúcia --- revolucija --- revolūcija --- partisan --- revoliucija --- revolta --- partizānu karš --- revoluce --- partizanas --- sissi --- guérilla --- revolution --- revolución --- politikai kényszer --- guerilla --- lotta armata --- επαναστατική δράση --- gerila --- revolutie --- História --- ιστορία --- storja --- histori --- historie --- historia --- história --- история --- stair --- geschiedenis --- történettudomány --- povijest --- zgodovina --- history --- историја --- Geschichtswissenschaft --- storia --- istorija --- ajalugu --- vēsture --- istorie --- Geschichte --- historiografie --- storiografia --- dějiny národů --- historiador --- dějepis --- historická věda --- történelem

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