A Taste of Anthropology


This is not an exhaustive list of anthropology titles.  However, it will offer you a good place to start or continue your anthropology education.



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The Basics:

Abu-Lughod, Lila (2008).  Writing Women’s Worlds: Bedouin Stories.

     Berkeley: University of California Press.

Aretxaga, Begoña (1997).  Shattering Silence.  Trenton: Princeton University

     Press.

Beyene, Yewoubdar (1989).  From Menarche to Menopause: Reproductive

     Lives of Peasant Women in Two Cultures.  Albany: State University of New

     York.

Chagnon, Napoleon A. (2012).  The Yąnomamö.  New York: Wadsworth

     Publishing.

Grazian, David (2005). Blue Chicago: The Search for Authenticity in Urban Blues

     Clubs. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Thorne, Barrie (1994). Gender Play: Girls and Boys in School.  New Brunswick, New

     Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

Herdt, Gilbert H. (1994).  Guardians of the Flutes: Idioms of Masculinity. 

     Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Jones, Richard E. and Kristin H. Lopez (2013).  Human Reproductive Biology.  New York: Academic Press.

Jordan, Brigitte (1993).  Birth in Four Cultures: A Cross-Cultural Investigation

     of Childbirth in Yucatan, Holland, Sweden and the United States.  Prospect

     Heights: Waveland Press.

Lee, Richard B. (2012).  The Dobe Ju/’Hoansi.  New York: Wadsworth

     Publishing. 

Levine, Nancy E. (1988).  The Dynamics of Polyandry: Kinship, Domesticity,

     and Population on the Tibetan Border.  Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Lock, Margaret M. (1980). East Asian Medicine in Urban Japan. Berkeley: University of

     California Press.

Mead, Margaret (2001).  Sex And Temperament in Three Primitive Societies

     New York: Perennial Press.

Roscoe, Will (1992).  The Zuni Man-Woman.  Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press.

Suggs, David N. and Andrew W. Miracle (1993).  Culture and Human Sexuality.  New York: Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.

Susser, Ida (2012).  Norman Street: Poverty and Politics in an Urban

     Neighborhood.  New York: Oxford University Press.

Thorne, Barrie (2008).  Gender Play: Girls and Boys in School.  New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press.

 

 

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