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Petersburg; Christopher Freudenberg 's classical exercise in comparison from 1970 (an early reaction to Barth's theory of ethnicity); Christian Krohn-Hansen and Halvard Vike 's authoritative introduction to political anthropology; Benedikte Kristensen 's fascinating thesis on traditional Tuvan shamanism, the nomadic landscape and her unusual fieldwork experiences; Petia Mankova 's sensitive study of everyday economic relations in a Northern Russian village; Mimi Larsson 's succinct analysis of the politics of the Telecottage movement in Hungary; and also texts from Hong Kong, Greenland, Ethiopia, Australia, Cuba, New Zealand, Peru, Tibet etc. ... ( read more )

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