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writing notes on sex/uality
Some comments/notes on sex/uality 1. A constant problem in the conceptualisation of sexuality, and in particular gender, is the problem of the 'political' evaluation of sexual roles.  Feminism and Queer theory has not been particularly helpful in resolving ...
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Chapter 1: Introduction
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Capture by Description: The early ethnography of Southern Africa.

Chapter 2:  An “appropriate domain” for anthropology
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Podcast/Interview with Marie-Lais Emond on the stone circles on Melville Kopjies, Johannesburg
Podcast/Interview with
Marie-Lais Emond on the stone circles on Melville Kopjies, Johannesburg Robert Thornton,
Anthropology, University of the Witwatersrand Robert.thornton@wit.ac.za This is a podcast/radio interview that I did with Marie-Lais
Emond, for a...
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The author as a young man (Grandfather Thadeus Reme Thornton and grandmother Lorna Josephine (Litzelswope) Thornton
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Upcoming conferences for 2014
Well, I’m trying to get a schedule of conferences together for 2014, and have so far sent abstracts off to two of them The proposal, or abstract is:  A new archaeology of
glass beads in southern Africa, 500-1200 CE Robert Thornton (Anthropology, Wits
Univer...
Upcoming conferences for 2014
Upcoming conferences for 2014
robertthorntonza.blogspot.com
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I am a South African anthropologist and ethnographer working in southern Africa on various ethnographic projects.  The pictures I would like to share, and help that I would like to get, pertains to ethnographic and archaeological photography.  My photos deal primarily with the southern African landscape, peoples, archaeology and history.
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