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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 3.7: Artefacts in Anthropology
Artefacts in Anthropology
Since the early days of anthropology, the status of artefacts in ethnographic practice has been central to disciplinary self-definition. Whereas in the nineteenth century the emergent science defined its method with explicit ...