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Anthropology's Ancestors

Edited by Aleksandar Bošković, University of Belgrade; Institute of Archaeology, Belgrade; Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle/ Saale

Editorial board
Liana Chua, Brunel University
Virginia R. Domínguez, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Stephen Gudeman, University of Minnesota
Michael D. Jackson, Harvard University
Adam Kuper, LSE/ Boston University
Herbert Lewis, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Fran Markowitz, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
Mark Mosko, Australian National University
David Shankland, Royal Anthropological Institute
Han F. Vermeulen, Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology
Helena Wulff, University of Stockholm

As anthropology developed across geographical, historical, and social boundaries, it was always influenced by works of exceptional scholars who pushed research topics in new and original directions and who can be regarded as important ancestors of the discipline. The aim of this series is to offer introductions to these major figures, whose works constitute landmarks and are essential reading for students of anthropology, but who are also of interest for scholars in the humanities and social sciences more generally. In doing so, it offers important insights into some of the basic questions facing humanity.