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    • 53 minute video on doing fieldwork 

      Macfarlane, Alan (2003-12-18)
      Narrated by Alan Macfarlane, Professor of Anthropological Science at the University of Cambridge, this 53-minute film takes the viewer through the fieldwork endevaour, from leaving one's own country through to getting back ...
    • After-dinner talk by Andre Beteille 

      Beteille, Andre (2006-05-05)
      After-dinner talk at the ASA Diamond Jubilee Conference, on the history of social anthropology, by Professor Andre Beteille of Delhi University
    • Celebration of Life and Work of Sir Raymond Firth 

      Firth, Raymond (2004-11-20)
      Celebration of the Life and Work of Sir Raymond Firth, held at the London School of Economics on 18th October 2002. Short addresses by Professor Anthony Giddens, Director of the London School of Economics; Dr Charles ...
    • Classical social theories - nine lectures 

      Macfarlane, Alan (2005-01-06)
      Nine lectures on classical social theories over the period 1700-2000 A.D.
    • 'A Community of Critics', Huxley Lecture 2004 

      Strathern, Marilyn (2004-12-20)
      Huxley Lecture on 'A Community of Critics' by Marilyn Strathern
    • Conversation between Sir Gabriel Horn and Sir Patrick Bateson 

      Horn, Gabriel; Bateson, Patrick (2007)
      A conversation between Sir Gabriel Horn and Sir Patrick Bateson concerning their joint work in the fields of zoology and biology at Cambridge.
    • Cosmopolitanism - Conversation with Stuart Hall 

      Hall, Stuart (2006-09-27)
      Conversation between Stuart Hall and Pnina Werbner on the theme of Cosmopolitanism (to be shown at the Association of Social Anthropologists Silver Jubilee conference in 2006), in March 2006
    • Cosmopolitanism - Conversation with Stuart Halll 

      Hall, Stuart (2006-09-27)
      A Conversation between Pnina Werbner on the theme of Cosmopolitanism
    • Eight Lectures on 'The Symbolic and the Real' 

      Hugh-Jones, Stephen (2006-01-13)
      Eight lectures on religion and ritual given to first year students at the University of Cambridge (Department of Social Anthropology). They were given for a number of years to an audience of those taking the Archaeology ...
    • Ethics in Anthropology 

      Macfarlane, Alan (2006-10-25)
      A seminar presentation at Cambridge on various ethical problems in undertaking anthropological research, with informal questions and comments from the seminar participants
    • Four introductory talks on 'Economic Anthropology' 

      Macfarlane, Alan (2005-01-13)
      Four introductory talks describing the production, distribution, exchange and consumption of wealth as analysed by social anthropologists. About first year undergraduate level.
    • Four lectures on legal anthropology - 2008 

      Macfarlane, Alan (2008-03-12)
      Four lectures on aspects of legal anthropology. The first on law and justice in Japan; the second on moral panics and terrorism; the third on foundations and history of legal anthropology (part one); the fourth on the same ...
    • Fragments of King's 

      Zinovieff, Sofka (2008-09-26)
      A training film made by Sofka Zinovieff and Jeremy Newick about King's College, Cambridge
    • Fukuzawa at Keio University 

      Harrison, Sarah (2004-08-16)
      Film of Fukuzawa Yukichi’s memorial garden at Keio University, the Fukuzawa archive, the speech hall which he built and a little of Alan Macfarlane’s speech there.
    • Gerry Martin at a Seminar 

      Martin, Gerry (2004-01-30)
      Gerry Martin talks about the development of science and technology over the last ten thousand years. He illustrates his arguments with charts and glass instruments.
    • The history and importance of printing (part one) 

      Macfarlane, Alan (2004-08-06)
      At Robert Smail's printing press in southern Scotland, Alan Macfarlane, in conversation with Ed Nicol, describes some of the effects of the printing revolution on human knowledge and society in western Europe.
    • Interview 

      Huxley, Andrew (2008-05-14)
      An interview of Sir Sndrew Huxley
    • interview 

      Worsley, Peter (2004-06-16)
      Peter worsley talks of his upbringing and education. His difficulties of obtaining research permission as a Marxist. His teaching in Manchester and the contacts with Max Gluckman. His time in Australia and most recent work.
    • Interview 

      Ahmed, Akbar; Macfarlane, Alan (2004-08-11)
      Akbar Ahmed describes his family background, life as a colonial officer in Pakistan, and role as an analyst and spokeman for Islamic civilization.
    • Interview 

      Jacques, Martin; Macfarlane, Alan (2012-06)
      Martin Jacques interviewed by Alan Macfarlane 20th September 2011. Edited by Sarah Harrison. The interview lasts two hours. Generously supported by the Leverhulme Trust.