Sociology/Anthropology

Front Cover of Six-Legged Snakes in New Guinea by Evelyn Cheesman
Six-Legged Snakes in New Guinea - Evelyn Cheesman

Six-Legged Snakes in New Guinea by Evelyn Cheesman is an account of an expedition to New Guinea forests in 1938 and 1939. It describes the people and their customs as observed by the author. Illustrated with b&w photos.

R120.00
Front cover of Michel Foucault by Charles C Lemert and Garth Gillan
Michel Foucault - Charles C Lemert and Garth Gillan

Michel Foucault by Charles C Lemert and Garth Gillan is an evenhanded and accessible introduction to the work of this important social theorist.

R70.00
Front Cover of Introducing: Chomsky by John Maher and Judy Groves
Introducing: Chomsky - John Maher and Judy Groves

Introducing: Chomsky by John Maher and Judy Groves is a graphic guide to the pioneering linguist and social reformer

R60.00
Front Cover of Port Out, Starboard Home and other Language Myths by Michael Quinion
Port Out, Starboard Home and other Language Myths - Michael Quinion

Port Out, Starboard Home and other Language Myths by Michael Quinion is a very readable and entertaining book about the history and origins of words and common expressions.

R80.00
Title page of Marriage Ceremonies in Morocco by Edward Westermarck
Marriage Ceremonies in Morocco - Edward Westermarck

Marriage Ceremonies in Morocco by Edward Westermarck is a careful study based on a six year residency and investigations with native tribes in Morocco. Edward Westermarck was a Finnish social anthropologist, philosopher, and sociologist, whose area of specialization was the history of marriage, morality, and religious institutions. Westermarck gained international fame with his doctoral thesis, The History of Human Marriage, which was inspired by the ideas of Darwin and Herbert Spencer.

R450.00