Can you recommend some articles/books on social anthropology to read online?

anthrocentric:

Absolute staple: Bourdieu’sThe Forms of Capital

Maus’s The Gift is a staple on economics. He talks about reciprocity, gifting, and obligation.

Geertz:
Interpretation of Cultures
“Thick Description”

 Abu Lughod:
“Do Muslim Women Really Need Saving?”
Writing Against Culture

Levi Strauss

Foucault:
Madness and Civilization
Archaeology of Knowledge
Power/Knowledge

Thank you for asking this! I will update this as more people suggest other links!


August 30, 2014