- 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 1.6: Anthropology and Public Policy
Anthropology and Public Policy
(Why) Policy Matters
Anthropologists have long worked alongside public policy initiatives and been linked to government policy programmes; they have often witnessed the impact of policies upon the people's and cultures they study and on the institutions where they themselves work. But only relatively recently has ...