- Subject index
The SAGE Handbook of Social Anthropology is a contemporary landmark volume that defines the field and outlines new directions in research. Divided into four sections, each edited by leading figures in social anthropology, this exhaustive Handbook covers interfaces, places, methodologies and futures. Within each section authors at the leading edge of the discipline contribute in-depth chapters on the central principles and latest developments in their area of expertise.
Chapter 1.11: Anthropology and the Political
Anthropology and the Political
As we put the last touches to this chapter, a wave of protests swept parts of North Africa and the Middle East, calling for the removal of autocratic and corrupt regimes and the return of a fully functioning democracy. What, we ...