Mapping Mongolia: Situating Mongolia in the World from Geologic Time to the Present
Edited by Paula L.W. Sabloff
248 pages | 6 x 9 | 51 illus.
Cloth Jun 2011 | ISBN 978-1-934536-18-6 | $65.00 | £42.50
A volume in the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology series
Would marginalized countries such as Mongolia benefit from a reconfiguration of area studies programs or even from another way of thinking about the way we group nations? This book uses Mongolia as a case study to critique the area studies methodology and test the efficacy of another methodology, the "-scapes" method proposed by Arjun Appadurai. Read more . . .