Item #10509 Marxist Analysis and Social Anthropology. Maurice Bloch.

Marxist Analysis and Social Anthropology

London: Tavistock Publications, 1984.

Paperback. 9" X 6". xv, 240p. Light rubbing and creasing to covers, corners, and edges of pictorial paper wraps. Previous owner's stamp to half-title page. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is sound.

Reflecting the first evaluation among British and American anthropologists of the relevance of Marxist theory for their discipline, the studies in this volume cover a wide geographical and social spectrum ranging from rural Indonesia, Imperial China, Highland Burma and the Abron kingdom of Gyaman.

A critical survey assesses the value of some key ideas of Marx and Engels to social anthropology and places in historical perspective the changing attitudes of social anthropologists to the Marxist tradition.(Publisher). Good +. Item #10509
ISBN: 0422795003

Price: $15.00