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Contributions to the anthropology of the Caucasus

Henry Field

Contributions to the anthropology of the Caucasus

by Henry Field

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Published by The Peabody Museum in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnology

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    Statementby Henry Field
    SeriesPapers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University -- v. 48, no. 1, Archaeological and ethnological papers of the Peabody Museum -- v. 48, no. 1.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE51 .H337 vol. 48, no. 1
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 154 p., [24] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24869014M
    LC Control Number54001894
    OCLC/WorldCa23062580

    torian as the more reliable cultural anthropology of the present day. In spite of these potential contributions of anthropology to history in the last century, it was but little exploited. The great majority of his-torians were not interested in cultural evolution, but rather in dramatic episodes connected with. This Book is brought to you for free and open access by the Anthropology at ScholarWorks at University of Montana. It has been accepted for inclusion in Contributions to Anthropology, by Author: Ardi Kia.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Field, Henry, Contributions to the anthropology of the Caucasus. Cambridge, Mass.: The Peabody Museum, Contributions to the physical anthropology of Central Asia and the Caucasus.

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Taken from introduction: At the International Congress of anthropology and Ethnology held in Philadelphia during September. Contributions to the anthropology of the Caucasus / by Henry Field.

Format Book Published Cambridge, Mass.: The Peabody Museum, Description x, p., [24] p. of plates: ill., 1 folded map ; 27 cm. Series Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and.

Anthropological Contributions to Conflict Resolution consists of ten essays that make vividly apparent the variety of ways that anthropological approaches and perspectives can be of practical worth in the resolution of conflicts.

The essays represent various subdisciplines in anthropology, including legal and political anthropology, economic anthropology, cross-cultural studies, interpretive. Download contributions to ethnography linguistics and history of religion or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get contributions to ethnography linguistics and history of religion book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Recent or nearly-finished PhDs with fieldwork experience in the North or South Caucasus, a doctoral dissertation on a Caucasus-related topic, and graduate training in sociocultural anthropology or a related discipline, are encouraged to apply.

The candidate should be fluent in Russian and/or another language prevalent in the Caucasus. In this fascinating book, noted journalist Thomas de Waal--author of the highly acclaimed Black Garden--makes the case that while the Caucasus is often treated as a sub-plot in the history of Russia, or as a mere gateway to Asia, the five-day war in Georgia, which flared into a major international crisis inproves that this is still a combustible region, whose inner dynamics and history /5(56).

Anthropology. Anything from the Caucasus region. Peoples of the Caucasus, humans from the Caucasus region; Languages of the Caucasus, languages spoken in the Caucasus region; Caucasian Exarchate (–), an ecclesiastical exarchate of the Russian Orthodox Church in the Caucasus region; Caucasian race, a racial classification of human beings; White people in general, specifically in.

The last decade has seen broad political, economic and social changes across the South Caucasus. In the last ten years, events including Armenia’s ‘Velvet Revolution’, the ‘Four-Day War’ in Nagorno-Karabakh, the region’s first ballot box-driven change in government in the Georgian parliamentary elections, the devaluation of the national currency in Azerbaijan, and.

Cambridge Core - Ancient History - The Archaeology of the Caucasus - by Antonio SagonaCited by: 7. The physical anthropology of Iran -- Skeletal material from Iran -- Anthropometric methods and technique -- List of anthropometric abbreviations -- Jews of Isfahan -- Comparative data on Jews from Southwestern Asia and the Caucasus -- Yezd-i-Khast villagers -- Lurs from Pusht-i-Kuh -- Rayy workmen and miscellaneous individuals -- Comparison of Pages: In this fascinating book, noted journalist Thomas de Waal--author of the highly acclaimed Black Garden--makes the case that while the Caucasus is often treated as a sub-plot in the history of Russia, or as a mere gateway to Asia, the five-day war in Georgia, which flared into a major international crisis inproves that this is still a combustible region, whose inner dynamics and history.

Bullough, the Caucasus editor for the Institute of War and Peace Reporting, has lived and worked in the North Caucasus for years. His book, a searching portrait of the national and cultural complexities of Russia’s most restive region, combines on-the-ground reporting and deep historical knowledge in a way that only British writers seem able to : Charles King.

Rudolf Virchow - Rudolf Virchow - Work in anthropology: In Virchow discovered pile dwellings in northern Germany, and in he started to excavate hill forts.

Meanwhile he had been using his enormous influence in the cause of anthropology. In he was part founder of the German Anthropological Society, and in the same year he founded the Berlin Society for Anthropology. The Caucasus is one of the most complicated regions in the world: with many different peoples and political units, differing religious allegiances, and frequent conflicts, and where historically major world powers have clashed with each other.

Until now there has been no single book for those wishing to learn about this complex region. This book fills the gap, providing a clear, comprehensive 3/5(1). CONTEMPORARY HISTORY TEXTBOOKS IN THE SOUTH CAUCASUS Edited by Luboš Veselý Authors Ilham Abbasov, Nino Chikovani, Ketevan Kakitelashvili, Sergey Rumyantsev, Tigran Zakaryan, Mikayel Zolyan Translation Tamriko Bakuradze Proofreading Lydia Gawa Technical Assistance Marek Dvořák, Lucie Pávková Designed by Side2 Printed by BCS, s.

The authors of the analysis are. The Caucasus, including the South Caucasus states and Russia’s North Caucasus, continues to be an area of instability and conflict. This book, based on extensive original research, explores in detail at both the local and regional level the interaction between state and society and the impact of external actors' engagement in the region.

The Caucasus is characterized by a relatively high level of linguistic diversity, whether measured in terms of number of languages, number of language families, or structural properties. This is in stark contrast to low levels of linguistic diversity in neighboring areas (Europe, the Middle East), although the Caucasus does not reach such high levels of linguistic diversity as are found in New Cited by: This book provides a history of the Caucasus, from the late 18th century to the present, largely coinciding with the growth of Russian influence in the region.

The book is a good introduction, and does provide some insight into current ethnic conflicts in the region/5. Consequently, I favour an inclusive concept of anthropology here.

* I would be even happier if we could bridge the gap between the North and the South Caucasus. Far two often these two parts are treated separately - mainly for political and practical reasons, I assume.The Caucasus, including the South Caucasus states and Russia's North Caucasus, continues to be an area of instability and conflict.

This book, based on extensive original research, explores in detail at both the local and regional level the interaction between state and society and the impact of external actors' engagement in the region within a conceptual framework linking security and democracy.The history of the Caucasus region may be divided by geography into the history of the Northern Caucasus (Ciscaucasia), historically in the sphere of influence of Scythia and of Southern Russia (Eastern Europe), and that of the Southern Caucasus (Transcaucasia; Caucasian Albania, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan) in the sphere of influence of Persia, Anatolia and (for a very brief time) Assyria.