Books found that match ""Nancy Scheper-Hughes""

15 books were found.

Child Survival: Anthropological Perspectives on the Treatment and Maltreatment of Children

Child Survival: Anthropological Perspectives on the...

Author: Nancy Scheper-Hughes
ISBN: 9781556080296
Format: Paperback
$63.36

The terrible power and significance attributed to maternal behavior (in particular) is a commonsense perception...  Read More >>

Violence in War and Peace: An Anthology

Violence in War and Peace: An Anthology

Author: Nancy Scheper-Hughes ,  Philippe Bourgois
ISBN: 9780631223498
Format: Paperback
$70.95

From Hannah Arendt's 'banality of evil' to Joseph Conrad's 'fascination of the abomination', humankind has struggled...  Read More >>

Death Without Weeping: The Violence of Everyday Life in Brazil

Death Without Weeping: The Violence of Everyday Life...

Author: Nancy Scheper-Hughes
ISBN: 9780520075375
Format: Paperback
$69.00

When lives are dominated by hunger, what becomes of love? When assaulted by daily acts of violence and untimely...  Read More >>

Saints, Scholars, and Schizophrenics: Mental Illness in Rural Ireland, Twentieth Anniversary Edition, Updated and Expanded

Saints, Scholars, and Schizophrenics: Mental Illness...

Author: Nancy Scheper-Hughes
ISBN: 9780520224803
Format: Paperback
$56.99

This study was first published in 1983. It traces the social disintegration of Ballybran , a small village on the...  Read More >>

Commodifying Bodies

Commodifying Bodies

Author: Nancy Scheper-Hughes ,  Loic Wacquant
ISBN: 9780761940340
Format: Paperback
$147.71

With rapid developments in reproductive medicine, transplant ethics and bioethics, a new `ethic of parts' has emerged...  Read More >>

Small Wars: The Cultural Politics of Childhood

Small Wars: The Cultural Politics of Childhood

Author: Nancy Scheper-Hughes ,  Carolyn F. Sargent
ISBN: 9780520209183
Format: Paperback
$62.00

A series of essays that demonstrate how, at the close of the twentieth century, the world's children are affected...  Read More >>

Violence in War and Peace: An Anthology

Violence in War and Peace: An Anthology

Author: Nancy Scheper-Hughes ,  Philippe Bourgois
ISBN: 9780631223481
Format: Hardback
$224.95

From Hannah Arendt's banality of evil to Joseph Conrad's fascination of the abomination, humankind has struggled...  Read More >>

Child Survival: Anthropological Perspectives on the Treatment and Maltreatment of Children

Child Survival: Anthropological Perspectives on the...

Author: Nancy Scheper-Hughes
ISBN: 9781556080289
Format: Hardback
$842.16

The terrible power and significance attributed to maternal behavior (in particular) is a commonsense perception...  Read More >>

Commodifying Bodies

Commodifying Bodies

Author: Nancy Scheper-Hughes ,  Loic Wacquant
ISBN: 9780761940333
Format: Hardback
$279.84

With rapid developments in reproductive medicine, transplant ethics and bioethics, a new `ethic of parts' has emerged...  Read More >>

WAITING FOR RAIN

WAITING FOR RAIN

Author: Nicholas Gabriel Arons ,  Nancy Scheper-Hughes
ISBN: 9780816524334
Format: Hardback
$105.47

Foreword by Nancy Scheper-Hughes Very occasionally, a book happens along which is so honest and raw in its treatment...  Read More >>

Violence at the Urban Margins

Violence at the Urban Margins

Author: Javier Auyero ,  Philippe Bourgois
ISBN: 9780190221454
Format: Paperback
$31.95

Violence at the Urban Margins seeks to shift the focus on discussions of public safety in urban society away from...  Read More >>

The Soft Vengeance of a Freedom Fighter

The Soft Vengeance of a Freedom Fighter

Author: Albie Sachs ,  Desmond Tutu
ISBN: 9780520283626
Format: Paperback
$84.35

On April 7, 1988, Albie Sachs, an activist South African lawyer and a leading member of the ANC, was car-bombed...  Read More >>

The Soft Vengeance of a Freedom Fighter

The Soft Vengeance of a Freedom Fighter

Author: Albie Sachs ,  Desmond Tutu
ISBN: 9780520220195
Format: Paperback
$63.00

I've never read anything quite like this bookwild, loving, sad, with humor striking deep as emotion. --Nadine Gordimer...  Read More >>

Violence at the Urban Margins

Violence at the Urban Margins

Author: Javier Auyero ,  Philippe Bourgois
ISBN: 9780190221447
Format: Hardback
$164.95

Violence at the Urban Margins seeks to shift the focus on discussions of public safety in urban society away from...  Read More >>

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