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Words of the Lagoon: Fishing and Marine Lore in the Palau District of Micronesia.
paracanthurus hepatus wikipedia la enciclopedia libre paracanthurus hepatus llamado com nmente pez cirujano azul pez cirujano regal es un pez de arrecife perteneciente a la familia acanthuridae,Expand
Gifts, commodities, and social relations: A Maussian view of exchange
Sociologists have drawn on anthropological studies of gift exchange systems to help develop models of exchange in social life. This paper presents a reconsideration of the relatively neglectedExpand
Ecotourism and Authenticity: Getting Away from It All?
Anthropologists have paid substantial attention to the environment and to tourism. However, they have paid less attention to their conjunction in ecotourism. This article focuses on WesternExpand
Gifts and Commodities: Exchange and Western Capitalism Since 1700
Three hundred years ago people made most of what they used, or got it in trade from their neighbours. Now, no one seems to make anything, and we buy what we need from shops. "Gifts and Commodities"Expand
Masking the Social in Educational Knowledge: The Case of Learning Disability Theory
  • J. Carrier
  • Psychology
  • American Journal of Sociology
  • 1 March 1983
Learning disability theory is presented to illustrate the way educational knowledge often misrecognizes and masks social influences on pupil performance. Learning disability researchers misconstruedExpand
Meanings of the Market: The Free Market Iin Western Culture
Meanings of the Market: The Free Market in Western Culture. JAMES G. CARRIER. Oxford: Berg,1997; 276 pp. Reviewed by DEBORAH WINSLOW University of New Hampshire Recently my university has beenExpand
Bursting the bubble: the socio-cultural context of ecotourism
Ecotourism is a form of tourism that is highly visible and growing rapidly. It is commonly presented and understood as very different from conventional mass tourism because it is especiallyExpand
Virtualism, governance and practice : vision and execution in environmental conservation
List of Figures, Tables and Boxes Preface List of Abbreviations Introduction James G. Carrier and Paige West Chapter 1. Virtualism and the Logic of Environmentalism Vassos Argyrou Chapter 2. NewExpand
A Handbook of Economic Anthropology
For more than a century, anthropologists have studied the economic lives and institutions of people around the world. The results of their research and reflection on economy have generally stayedExpand