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Military Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 503
Authors: Montgomery McFate
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In almost every military intervention in its history, the US has made cultural mistakes that hindered attainment of its policy goals. From the strategic bombing
Army Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 652
Authors: United States. Surgeon-General's Office
Categories: Anthropometry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1921 - Publisher:

Considering Anthropology and Small Wars
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Montgomery Mcfate
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-18 - Publisher: Routledge

This book includes a variety of chapters that consider the role and importance of anthropology in small wars and insurgencies. Almost every war since the origin
Doing Anthropology in Wartime and War Zones
Language: en
Pages: 394
Authors: Reinhard Johler
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-31 - Publisher: transcript Verlag

World War I marks a well-known turning point in anthropology, and this volume is the first to examine the variety of forms it took in Europe. Distinct national
Weaponizing Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: David H. Price
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-16 - Publisher: AK Press

The ongoing battle for hearts and minds in Iraq and Afghanistan is a military strategy inspired originally by efforts at domestic social control and counterinsu
War, Technology, Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 158
Authors: Koen Stroeken
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-30 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

Technologies of the allied warfare in Iraq and Afghanistan, such as remote-controlled drones and night vision goggles, allow the user to "virtualize" human targ
Proceeding of the International Science and Technology Conference
Language: en
Pages: 1272
Authors: Denis B. Solovev
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-06 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book presents the proceedings of the International Science and Technology Conference “FarEastCon 2020,” which took place on October 6–9, 2020, in Vla
Cultural Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 456
Authors: Serena Nanda
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-09 - Publisher: SAGE Publications

Now with SAGE Publishing! Cultural Anthropology integrates critical thinking, explores rich ethnographies, and prompts students to skillfully explore and study
Anthropology and Global Counterinsurgency
Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: John D. Kelly
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-15 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Global events of the early twenty-first century have placed new stress on the relationship among anthropology, governance, and war. Facing prolonged insurgency,
A Handbook of Practicing Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 434
Authors: Riall Nolan
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-01 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

An essential career-planning resource, A Handbook of Practicing Anthropology presents a comprehensive account of contemporary anthropological practice written p