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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 4.1.3: Neuroanthropology
The advent of non-invasive neuroimaging sparked a revolution in the brain sciences. Technologies such as positron emission tomography (PET), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and magnetoencephalography (MEG) produced data about brain architecture and functioning, not by inference from behaviour or from autopsy, but by directly ...