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By Joshua A. Bell,Erin L. Hasinoff

ISBN-10: 1941792006

ISBN-13: 9781941792001

In the West on the flip of the 20 th century, public figuring out of technological know-how and the area used to be formed partially through expeditions to Asia, North the United States, and the Pacific. The Anthropology of Expeditions attracts jointly contributions from anthropologists and historians of technological know-how to discover the function of those trips in ordinary historical past and anthropology among nearly 1890 and 1930. by means of interpreting accumulated fabrics in addition to museum and archive files, the members to this quantity make clear the advanced social existence and intimate paintings practices of the researchers focused on those expeditions. whilst, the members additionally reveal the methodological demanding situations and rewards of learning those legacies and supply new insights for the historical past of accumulating, background of anthropology, and histories of expeditions. providing attention-grabbing insights into the character of expeditions and the human relationships that formed them, The Anthropology of Expeditions units a brand new common for the field.

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