Browse Dept. of Sociology by Subject "Anthropology, Cultural"
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(2003)This dissertation ends by examining from an ethnographic perspective the ways that NGOs in Mumbai respond to the needs of street children. By looking at the functioning of the UN and NGOs committed to helping these children ...
Conceptions of collaterality in modern Europe: Kinship ideologies from companionship to trusteeship (1992)Models of collaterality derived from historical accounts of intestate law, prohibitions on marriage, and socioeconomic sources seem useful for studying the interrelationship between family and society in four European ...
(1988)Traditional diffusion models of agricultural technologies have been limited to evaluating the nature of technologies and the impacts technologies may have in societies, rather than the extent to which the structure of ...
(1991)This dissertation explores the video game experience through extensive ethnographic research conducted in video arcades. The evolution of coin-operated video games is also examined and the games themselves are analyzed as ...
(2001)The siege of the Croatian city of Dubrovnik that began on October 1st, 1991 was among the earliest military aggressions of the Yugoslav army in response to the breakup of the republics of the former Yugoslavia. The thriving ...