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Published: 01 May 2018

352 Pages

5.4 x 8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190680176

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Military Anthropology

Soldiers, Scholars and Subjects at the Margins of Empire

Montgomery McFate

  • A candid reassessment of the role of anthropologists in mediating encounters between Western armies and non-Western peoples.
  • Each chapter considers an anthropologist who worked directly for the military
  • Case studies range from the British in colonial Africa to the modern-day conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan

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