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Category: All Categories: Anthropology: Cultures: Asia
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1.
Archer, W. G.  
The Hill of Flutes, Life, Love and Poetry in Tribal India, a Portrait of the Santals
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Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1974.
Sympathetic study of tribal peoples of Eastern India. VG+ cloth hardback, gilt lettering, G+ DJ. Cover with minimal spine edge wear. DJ has a little edge wear, some scuffing, particuarly on back. Binding tight. End papers and pp almost Fine, looks unused. First few papers with one bent corner. 8vo, 375 pp with illustrations, notes, biblio, glossary and index.

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2.
Balfour, Henry  
'Some Types of Native Hoes, Naga Hills'

Publisher: London, Royal Anthropological Institute, 1917.
4 p., map,plate, 27 cm. Reprinted from Man: A Monthly Record of Anthropological Science, July 1917, 74. Stock# 34,211. Vg, stitched in printed paper wrappers. Agricultural implements of the Sema, Lhota, and Eastern Naga people in Assam (India).

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3.
Burling, Robbins  
Hill Farms and Padi Fields: Life in Mainland Southeast Asia

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, c1965 reprint..
180pp. paperback 8vo: near Very Good [some neat ink underlining and yellow highlighting in text, mainly near beginning of book; else an uncreased copy]

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4.
Condominas, Georges  
We Have Eaten the Forest: The Story of a Montagnard Village in the Central Highlands of Vietnam

Publisher: NY: Hill & Wang, 1977,.
Hard bound, stated 1st American Edition, illustrated, 423pp inc. bibliography & indices. Very good in Very good+ in slightly edgetorn dust jacket.

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5.
Durrenberger, E. Paul and Nicola Tannenbaum  
Analytical Perspectives on Shan Agriculture and Village Economics

Publisher: Yale U. Southeast Asia Studies [1990] .
x, 112p. 22.5 cm. Study of a village in northwest Thailand. Stock# 31,742. VG/ wrappers

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6.
Geertz, Clifford.  
Peddlers and Princes. Social Development and Economic Change in Two Indonesian Towns.

Publisher: Chicago UP, 1971.
161 p. (4th impression; 1st: 1963). Based on study trips to Java in 1952/54 and Bali in 1957/58. Paper; VG. Stock#24873.

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7.
Hendry, Joy.  
UNDERSTANDING JAPANESE SOCIETY.
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Publisher: London/NY: Routledge (1991)..
ISBN: 0415045312 A volume in the "Nissan Institute /Routledge Japanese Studies Series, edited by J.A.A. Stockwin. "A comprehensive introduction to all aspects of Japanese society and culture." 218p: black/white photos in-text; 22cm. 363g. Very Good (clean, bright, tight; slight shelfwear, covers lay slightly open). Softcover. Book condition: Very Good.

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8.
Hsu, F. L. K.  
Clan, Caste, and Club
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Publisher: D, Van Nostrand Co., Princeton, NJ, 1963.
Near Fine cloth hardback, VG DJ. Cover with little wear. Mylar-cased DJ with a few scuffs. Binding tight. End papers and pp are Fine, look unused. 8vo, 335 pp with notes, biblio and index.

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9.
Knez, Eugene I.  
MODERNIZATION OF THREE KOREAN VILLAGES, 1951-1981: An Illustrated Study of a People and Their Material Culture. Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology No. 39.
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Publisher: Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Pres 1997..
An ethnographic study which included observation of the villages and interviews with the residents. 216p: colour frontispiece, 28 plates, 35 tables; 28cm. Appendices, Bibliography, Index, Romanized Korean Index. Very Good Plus condition (clean and sound; faint "discard" stamp front cover and title-page otherwise, light edgewear). Softcover. Book condition: Very Good Plus.

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10.
Leach, E.R, editor  
Aspects of Caste in South India, Ceylon and North-west Pakistan

Publisher: Cambridge UP, 1962..
148p. Second printing. Five essays on Caste by anthropologists with Cambridge connections.Cambridge Papers in Social Anthropology. Stock #25,581. Good copy/no dj. INDIA

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11.
Mowat, Farley  
The Siberians

Publisher: NY: Penguin, 1974,.
paperback, later printing, 360pp. Very good+

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12.
Nakajima, Bun.  
Japanese Etiquette.

Publisher: Tokyo: Japan Travel Bureau, 1965..
Sixth edition. 222+ pp. Illustrated. VG in like dj. Hard Cover. ISBN: etiquette; japanese etiquette

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13.
Rappaport, Roy A.  
Pigs For The Ancestors Ritual in the Ecology of a New Guinea People

Publisher: New Haven, Yale UP, 1970..
xx, 311 p. plates. Second printing; first, 1968. ”The Tsembaga Maring are a group of slash-and-burn farmers occupying a small territory on the northern slopes of the Central Highlands of New Guinea.” Stock #25958. Vg/paperback edition. Anthropology

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14.
Roolvink, Dr. R. (ed)  
Bijdragen Tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde (Deel 125): Anthropologica XI
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Publisher: Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, 1969 Leiden, the Netherlands.
Book. Book condition: Good to Very Good. Trade paperback 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde (English title: Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Southeast Asia and Oceania) is a peer reviewed academic journal on Southeast Asia and Indonesia that was established in 1853 and is published by the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies. The journal focuses in particular on linguistics, anthropology, and history of Southeast Asia, and more specifically of Indonesia. It appears quarterly, running a total of roughly 600 pages annually. Articles are in either English or Dutch. 190 pages. Book is in GOOD to VERY GOOD condition. Paper wrappers.

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15.
Roolvink, Dr. R. (ed)  
Bijdragen Tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde (Deel 128, I): Anthropologica XIV
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Publisher: Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, 1972 Leiden, the Netherlands.
Book. Book condition: Good to Very Good. Trade paperback 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde (English title: Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Southeast Asia and Oceania) is a peer reviewed academic journal on Southeast Asia and Indonesia that was established in 1853 and is published by the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies. The journal focuses in particular on linguistics, anthropology, and history of Southeast Asia, and more specifically of Indonesia. It appears quarterly, running a total of roughly 600 pages annually. Articles are in either English or Dutch. 208 pages. Book is in GOOD to VERY GOOD condition. Paper wrappers.

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16.
Roolvink, Dr. R. (ed)  
Bijdragen Tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde (Deel 128 II/III): Anthropologica XIV
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Publisher: Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, 1972 Leiden, the Netherlands.
Book. Book condition: Good to Very Good. Trade paperback 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde (English title: Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Southeast Asia and Oceania) is a peer reviewed academic journal on Southeast Asia and Indonesia that was established in 1853 and is published by the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies. The journal focuses in particular on linguistics, anthropology, and history of Southeast Asia, and more specifically of Indonesia. It appears quarterly, running a total of roughly 600 pages annually. Articles are in either English or Dutch. 208 pages. Book is in GOOD to VERY GOOD condition. Paper wrappers.

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17.
Roolvink, Dr. R. (ed)  
Bijdragen Tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde (Deel 131): Anthropologica XVII
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Publisher: Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, 1975 Leiden, the Netherlands.
Book. Book condition: Good to Very Good. Trade paperback 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde (English title: Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Southeast Asia and Oceania) is a peer reviewed academic journal on Southeast Asia and Indonesia that was established in 1853 and is published by the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies. The journal focuses in particular on linguistics, anthropology, and history of Southeast Asia, and more specifically of Indonesia. It appears quarterly, running a total of roughly 600 pages annually. Articles are in either English or Dutch. 194 pages. Book is in GOOD to VERY GOOD condition. Paper wrappers.

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18.
Sakuntala Narasimhan, 1940-  
Sati Widow Burning in India

Publisher: N.Y., Anchor/ Doubleday, 1992.
6 p.l., 202 p. 8 pages of plates, 20.5 cm. An Indian journalist takes on the ritual of Sati (Victorian writers called it Suttee) in which widows are burnt alive on their husband's funeral pyre. Stock# 30,812. Vg/ wrappers.

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19.
Vietnam culture.  
The Viet Nam Forum. A Review of Vietnamese Culture and Society. Number 14, 1994.

Publisher: New Haven, Yale U. Council on Southeast Asia Studies.
358 p. Much translated from Vietnamese. 'Deconstructing the Historical Authorship of the 18th-century Vietnamese Lyric-Narrative Cung-oan ngam-khuc (Lament in a Royal Harem)', pp. 144-210. Stock#25584. Vg/paper covers.

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20.
Watson, William. (traduction francaise de l'introduction de Gérard Bourlier).  
CHINESE EXHIBITION / L'EXPOSITION CHINOISE: The Exhibition of Archaeological finds in the People's Republic of China Held at the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 8 August - 16 November 1974.

Publisher: London: George Rainbird (1973)..
Reprinted and revised 1974. ISBN: 0723001073 159p: endpaper maps, 385 items reproduced, including 22 colour plates on coated paper, exhibit brochure layed-in; 24cm. Reference to Publication of the Exhibits, Select Bibliography. Included are eight pages, illustrated, from the Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution: "Chinese Painting"; "Chinese Calligraphy"; "Chinese Buddhist Sculpture"; "Ancient Chinese Jade"; "Chinese Bronzes"; "Chinese Ceramics"; "Japanese Ceramics"; "Japanese Screens". Very Good Plus (very light edgewear, store stamp half-title). Softcover. Book condition: Very Good Plus.

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21.
Wiser, William H. and Charlotte Viall Wiser  
Behind Mud Walls, 1930-1960 (with a sequel: The Village in 1970)

Publisher: Berkeley: Univ. of California Press, 1971,.
Trade paperback, later printing, 287pp inc. glossary & index. Very good in moderately scuffed covers w/previous owner name to front fly.

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