Tag: UCL Press

How can anthropological research impact the populations it studies? Six steps for creating inclusivity and accessibility with ethnographic monographs

Rose Deller , August 26th, 2020


The ethnographic monograph is the primary medium for communicating anthropological research. However, its circulation has traditionally been confined to university environments. Professor Daniel Mille…


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Copious Free Time: UCL, Chicago, NYU, Melville House, Harvard kinda

Rex , April 3rd, 2020


Where to start? Dulam Bumochir’s book from UCL Press, The State, Popular Mobilisation and Gold Mining in Mongolia looks promising. Not familiar w/the author, but love the press…


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Book Review: Mapping Society: The Spatial Dimensions of Social Cartography by Laura Vaughan

Rose Deller , January 10th, 2019


In Mapping Society: The Spatial Dimensions of Social Cartography – available to download here for free – Laura Vaughan offers an analysis of how maps have both described and shaped social…


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Book Review: British Social Theory: Recovering Lost Traditions Before 1950 by John Scott

Rose Deller , October 2nd, 2018


In British Social Theory: Recovering Lost Traditions Before 1950, John Scott revisits the history of social theory and explores the works of many obscure, overlooked or neglected theorists born in…


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