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1 "History of Private Life, Volume V: Riddles of Identity in Modern Times"
Belknap Press 067439979X / 9780674399792 Hardcover very good 

Price: 9.00 USD
2 "Race, Class, and Gender: An Anthology"
Wadsworth Pub Co 0534528791 / 9780534528799 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 5.00 USD
3 "Johnson, Sheila K." "American Attitudes Toward Japan, 1941 - 1975"
"Stanford, CA/ Washington, DC" 1975 084473179X / 9780844731797 (1st edition) Trade Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"Tight, bright, clean & square. Light rubbing to covers and a single faint crease on each cover. ""examines American perceptions of Japan and traces them from World War II to the present…contends that once stereotypes take hold, they can shape international events..."" 114 pages, 9x6"" (22.9x15cm)" 
Price: 8.95 USD
4 "Landsverk, O.G." Runic Records of the Norsemen in America
"Rushford, MN" 1974 0805754571 / 9780805754575 (1st edition) Hardcover NEAR FINE 
"Tight, bright, clean and square. Red leather with stamped, inset, contrasting design and lettering. Unclipped red dust jacket is bright and clean but has light rubbing and faintest wear to top and bottom edges. 63 indexed, annotated pages illustrated with diagrams.6x9x1"" Evidence of use of hidden dates from the perpetual church calendar written in cipher in runes found in the North Atlantic, Greenland, New England, Minnesota, and Oklahoma from between 986 and 1500AD documenting Norse presence in pre-Columbian America." 
Price: 24.95 USD
Yanomamo -  Yanomamö (Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology), "A., Napoleon Chagnon"
5 "A., Napoleon Chagnon" Yanomamo - Yanomamö (Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology)
Harcourt Brace 0155053272 / 9780155053274 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 6.00 USD
Sociology for the Twenty-first Century: Continuities and Cutting Edges, "Abu-Lughod, Janet L. (ed.)"
6 "Abu-Lughod, Janet L. (ed.)" Sociology for the Twenty-first Century: Continuities and Cutting Edges
"Chicago, IL" 1999 0226001938 / 9780226001937 Trade Paperback GOOD+ 
"Tight, bright, clean with slight curl. Highlighting (no other marks) in Chapters 1 through 5. Chapters 6 though 14 are unmarked. Used stickers on back cover." 
Price: 8.50 USD
7 "Allen, Robert L." Black Awakening in Capitalist America: An Analytic History
"Garden City, NY" 1970 Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"Tight, bright, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, square. Appears unread. 305 pages. ""discusses the relationship between the power elite and Black discontent...finds very little difference between those motivations and methods which create and maintain colonialism abroad and those which prevent Black self-determination in the United States.""" 
Price: 7.95 USD
The Savage God: A Study of Suicide, "Alvarez, A."
8 "Alvarez, A." The Savage God: A Study of Suicide
NY 1990 0393306577 / 9780393306576 (1st thus) Trade Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"As new except for crease on corner of front cover and 4 pages with folded corner. ""the first study to attempt the historical, literary, philosophical dimensions of the mystery of suicide…ambitious, exhaustive exploration into the nature of the self-destructive element in man...begins with a long memoir of Sylvia Plath..."" 320 indexed, annotated pages." 
Price: 6.95 USD
9 "Ambler, J. Richard (Marc Gaede, photos)" The Anasazi: Prehistoric People of the Four Corners Region
"Flagstaff, AZ" 1989 0897340051 / 9780897340052 (revised edition) Oversize Paperback NEAR FINE 
"Tight, bright, clean but has a corner bump. Introduction; Making a Living, Making a Home; Clothing and Adornment; Basketry and Textiles; Pottery: Religion; and Conclusion. 58 page, staple-bound, illustrated with ""additional Reading"" list." 
Price: 11.95 USD
10 "Balandier, Georges" Political Anthropology
NY 1972 (1st thus) Paperback NEAR FINE 
"Tight, faint yellowing, clean for age, square. Faint rubbing & creasing. Translation from French by AM Sheridan Smith. Summary of the current state of knowledge about the political life of non-Western societies." 
Price: 6.44 USD
"Political Leadership Among Swat Pathans (London School of Economics Monographs on Social Anthropology, Volume 19)", "Barth, Frederik"
11 "Barth, Frederik" "Political Leadership Among Swat Pathans (London School of Economics Monographs on Social Anthropology, Volume 19)"
"Oxford, UK" 2004 1845202783 / 9781845202781 Trade Paperback FINE 
"As new - gift quality! ""describes certain aspects of the society of the Pathans of the Swat valley in the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan…the material on which it is based was collected by the author in the period February-November 1954"" Chapters on: General Ecology and Ethnology of Swat; Underlying Frameworks of Organization; Neighborhood, Marriage and Affinity; Relations of Inequality and Authority; Land Tenure and Political Relations within Local Communities; Authority and Following of Chiefs; Authority and Following of Saints; Alliances and Political Blocs; History and Organization of Swat State..."" 143 indexed pages including Bibliography." 
Price: 19.95 USD
12 "Bayless, Pamela" The YMCA at 150: A History of the YMCA of Greater New York 1852-2002
NY 2002 0971785708 / 9780971785700 (1st edition) Oversize Hardbound FINE/Fine 
"As new - gift quality! In 1852 ""173 young men formed an association to help newcomers to New York city…From its initial evangelical Christian orientation, the YMCA has grown to be a secular, values-oriented organization with focus on positive development on urban youth..."" 232 pages, full of black and white photos, 12-3/8x9"" (31.4x22.9cm)" 
Price: 34.95 USD
13 "Becker, Ernest" The Denial of Death
NY 1975 (13th printing) Trade paperback VERY GOOD 
Curl to covers. Small chip on spine bottom. 3 dog-eared pgs. No creases or markings. Cultural Anthropology. Pulitzer Prize winner. 
Price: 12.35 USD
14 "Befu, Harumi" Japan: An Anthropological Introduction
NY ©1971 Trade paperback GOOD 
"Ugly exterior (rubbed, scraped, curled) but clean, tight interior with only occasional underlining. ""On the small islands of Japan, over a hundred million people make their living in an area roughly comparable in size to the state of California. This book is about those people - how they came to be what they are, how they live, and how they feel.""" 
Price: 6.95 USD
15 "Beilharz, Peter (ed.)" "Thesis Eleven, Number 38, 1994 : Freedom, Memory, Reason + Art in the New World "
"Cambridge, MA" 1994 Trade Paperback FINE 
"As new - gift quality! ""the conflicts , aspirations and fractures of modernity are the main themes of this issue...""Contents: Democracy + Mutations of Latin America (Alain Touraine); The System, the Actor and the Social Subject (Francois Dubet); Touraine's Critique of Modernity: Metacritical Reflections (Johann P. Arnason); Alain Touraine's Sociology of the Subject (Kevin McDonald); Brazil and a Sociology for Hope (Rowan Ireland); Bernard Smith - Imagining the Antipodes (Peter Beilharz); Modernism and Post Modernism: Neo Colonial Viewpoint - Concerning the Sources of Modernism and Post Modernism in the Visual Arts (Bernard Smith); The Paradox of Australian Aboriginal History (Bain Atwood); The Democratic Malaise: An Interview with Marcel Gauchet; and, Arbitrage (Alastair Davidson)" 
Price: 24.95 USD
16 "benedict, ruth" The Chrysanthemum and the Sword; Patterns of Japanese Culture
Charles E. Tuttle Paperback GOOD 

Price: 1.00 USD
Freud and Man's Soul: An Important Re-Interpretation of Freudian Theory, "Bettelheim, Bruno"
17 "Bettelheim, Bruno" Freud and Man's Soul: An Important Re-Interpretation of Freudian Theory
Vintage Books / Random House 0394710363 / 9780394710365 Mass Market Paperback very good 

Price: 6.95 USD
18 "Bjorklund, Ulf" North to Another Country: The Formation of a Suryoyo Community in Sweden (Stockholm studies in social anthropology)
"Stockholm, Sweden" 1981 9185284165 / 9789185284160 Trade Paperback NEAR FINE 
"As new except for faintest exterior age soil and rubbing to cover edges. ""describes how the Suryoye (Syriac Orthodox Christians) of Tur 'abdin (hill region on the Turkey / Syria border) in the 1970's abandoned their native land, making their way northwards to another country - Sweden… this other country and its encounter with an unknown Christian minority group from the Middle East...""192 indexed, annotated pages including Reference list." 
Price: 29.95 USD
19 "Brague, Chebel, Deroche, Goeffroy, Laurens" "Le Point, Hors-serie no 5, Nov.-Decembre 2005"
2005 Magazine VERY GOOD 
"As new except for a small rip on cover edge. ""Les Textes Fondamentaux de la Pensee en Islam - Avicenne, Averroes, Al-Ghazali, Ibn Khaldoun…"" 130 color illustrated pages. Text in French." 
Price: 10.95 USD
20 "Braun, Esther K. & David P." The First Peoples of the Northeast
"Lincoln, MA" 2000 0965147606 / 9780965147606 (3rd printing) Oversize Paperback FINE 
"As new except for sticker remnant on back cover. ""...The First Peoples of the Northeast is a fine first book to recommend for people who are interested in the history of native peoples in this region in particular, or who are interested in archaeology in general... "" 144 indexed, illustrated pages including Bibliography and places to visit. 8.5x11x.5""" 
Price: 17.95 USD
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