Description - Making Knowledge by Trevor Marchand
Making Knowledge presents the work of leading anthropologists who promote pioneering approaches to understanding the nature and social constitution of human knowledge. The book offers a progressive interdisciplinary approach to the subject and covers a rich and diverse ethnography.
Presents cutting-edge research and theory in anthropology
Includes many beautiful illustrations throughout
The contributions cover a rich and diverse ethnography
Offers a progressive interdisciplinary approach to the eternal questions concerning human knowledge
Contributions by leading scholars in the field who explore a wide range of disciplines through an anthropological perspective
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(242mm x 171mm x 11mm)
Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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Author Biography - Trevor Marchand
Trevor H. J. Marchand is Professor of Anthropology at SOAS, University of London. As a trained architect and qualified furniture maker, he has conducted fieldwork with craftspeople in Arabia, West Africa and the United Kingdom. His research focuses on apprenticeship, cognition and communication. Marchand is the author of Minaret Building & Apprenticeship in Yemen (2001) and The Masons of Djenne (2009), and co-producer of the documentary film Future of Mud (2007).