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The End of Nomadism?: Society, State, and the Environment in Inner Asia
Cultures of inner Asia changing pastoral societies and the environment in the 20th century rural institutions kinship, networks and residence settlement and urbanism spatial mobility and Inner AsianExpand
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The Archetypal Actions of Ritual: A Theory of Ritual Illustrated by the Jain Rite of Worship
Religious rituals can provoke a deeply ambigious reaction in those who practise them. What happens in religious traditions when the nature of the ritual is questioned, but the practice of performingExpand
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Dilemmas in doing insider research in professional education
This article explores the dilemmas I encountered when researching social work education in England as an insider researcher who was simultaneously employed as an educator in the host institution.Expand
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Insider-outsider
This contribution arises from my doctoral thesis about the rise of self-organized groups for women, black people, disabled people and lesbians and gay men within trade unions in Britain. MyExpand
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Marx Went Away--But Karl Stayed Behind
When it appeared in 1983, Caroline Humphrey's "Karl Marx Collective" was the first detailed study of the Soviet collective farm system. Through careful ethnographic work on two collective farmsExpand
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The Unmaking of Soviet Life: Everyday Economies after Socialism
In order to understand today's Russia and former Soviet republics, it is vital to consider their socialist past. Caroline Humphrey, one of anthropology's most highly regarded thinkers on a number ofExpand
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Barter, exchange and value: An anthropological approach
1. Introduction: Barter, exchange and value Caroline Humphrey and Stephen Hugh-Jones 2. Politicised values: the cultural dynamics of peripheral exchange Nicholas Thomas 3. Yesterday's luxuries,Expand
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IDEOLOGY IN INFRASTRUCTURE: ARCHITECTURE AND SOVIET IMAGINATION
L'ideologie ne s'exprime pas seulement par le langage: elle apparait aussi dans les structures materielles. Selon la vision du monde de l'Etat-parti sovietique, l'architecture pouvait avoir un effetExpand
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The anthropology of politics : a reader in ethnography, theory, and critique
Follow up what we will offer in this article about anthropology of politics a reader in ethnography theory and critique. You know really that this book is coming as the best seller book today. So,Expand
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Property in Question Value Transformation in the Global Economy
Introduction: Raising Questions about Property Caroline Humphrey and Katherine Verdery Part I: The 'Things' of Property Bodily Transactions: Regulating a New Space of Flows in 'Bio-Information'Expand
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