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Browsing by Author "Vitebsky, Piers"
Paine, Robert; Vitebsky, Piers; Jacobs, Julian (2004-08-23)Robert Paine reviews his life as an anthropologist - his training and fieldwork with the Saami nomands of Norway in the 1950's; the inception of the Anthropology Department at Bergen and his later move to St John's ...
Vitebsky, Piers (2008-06-23)A lecture by Piers Vitebsky, a version given at Cambridge in May 2007, the Henry Myers Lecture.
Willerslev, Rane; Vitebsky, Piers; Alekseyev, Anatoly (2014-07-04)The Siberian Northeast shows striking parallels between the cosmologies of hunters and reindeer herders. What may this tell us about the transformation from hunting to pastoralism? This article argues for a structural ...
Vitebsky, Piers; Alekseyev, Anatoly (CUP, 2014-06-26)The reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) is the mainstay of most of the indigenous cultures and economies of the Eurasian north. Yet much of the literature ignores indigenous perspectives in favour of ecological perspectives based ...