A masterwork of the anthropology of kinship by the heir to Levi-Strauss.
Groundbreaking examination of the relationship between thought, economy and society.
“One of the most illuminating, theoretically informed accounts of popular fiction.”—Terry Eagleton
“A portrait of imperfect people who had the passion and pragmatism to put an end to a brutal and broken system.” – Financial Times
A comprehensive analysis of the development of world capitalism over seven hundred years.
Updated edition of the classic examination of the link between crime and politics.
Moving stories of life in a country enduring an ongoing crisis
A magisterial melding of global ecological and political history, disclosing the nineteenth-century roots of underdevelopment in what became the Third World