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Anthropology and Africa : Changing Perspectives on a Changing Scene

Anthropology and Africa : Changing Perspectives on a Changing Scene - 94 edition

Anthropology and Africa : Changing Perspectives on a Changing Scene - 94 edition

ISBN13: 9780813915050

ISBN10: 0813915058

Anthropology and Africa : Changing Perspectives on a Changing Scene by Sally Falk Moore - ISBN 9780813915050
Edition: 94
Copyright: 1994
Publisher: University Press of Virginia
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Anthropology and Africa : Changing Perspectives on a Changing Scene by Sally Falk Moore - ISBN 9780813915050

ISBN13: 9780813915050

ISBN10: 0813915058

Edition: 94

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Summary

No one working in Africa today or studying Africa in any discipline whatever can afford to ignore the anthropological literature. It has long been the foundational background for a variety of African studies. However, there has never been a succinct historical description of the way the Africanist field has evolved in anthropology, together with a broad bibliographical guide. This book supplies that basic information. But it does more It reviews the field as a controversial history of ideas. African studies in anthropology throw light on the way Anglo-Europeans and Americans have conceived of the rest of the world and the way academic disciplines have changed in this century.