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Biesele, Megan

Overview
Works: 79 works in 174 publications in 4 languages and 2,439 library holdings
Genres: History  Folklore  Juvenile works  Literature  Music  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Documentary films  Dictionaries  Art music 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Contributor, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, Collector
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Megan Biesele
 
Most widely held works by Megan Biesele
Hunters and gatherers in the modern world : conflict, resistance, and self-determination by Peter P Schweitzer( Book )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume represents the first east-west scholarly exchange in anthropology since the demise of the USSR. It also offers new perspectives from indigenous communities and scholars which emphasizes the position of the South world
Women like meat : the folklore and foraging ideology of the Kalahari Ju/ʼhoan by Megan Biesele( Book )

8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ju/'hoan San of Nyae Nyae and Namibian independence : development, democracy, and indigenous voices in Southern Africa by Megan Biesele( Book )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ju/'hoan San, or Ju/'hoansi, of Namibia and Botswana are perhaps the most fully described indigenous people in all of anthropology
San by Megan Biesele( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history, culture, and contemporary life of the San people of Botswana, Namibia, Zambia, Angola, and South Africa
The Bushmen : San hunters and herders of Southern Africa( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Healing makes our hearts happy : spirituality & cultural transformation among the Kalahari Ju/'hoansi by Richard Katz( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instrumental music of the Kalahari San( )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Past and future of!Kung ethnography : critical reflections and symbolic perspectives : essays in honour of Lorna Marshall by Megan Biesele( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and German and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San : FX10( )

in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection about the San consists of 80 English language documents, three of which are translations from the German (Kaufman, Lebzelter, and Werner). The time span ranges from prehistory, to the early San-European contact period (ca. 1650s-1850s), to the late twentieth century. Most of the documents deal with various!Kung San groups in Namibia, and Botswana (e.g., in the Dobe, Nyae Nyae, G/wi, and Heikum areas). There is also some data on the San of southern Angola and the Republic of South Africa. Major topics of note include kinship, infant behavior and child development, San-European contacts and cultural change, trade, and San knowledge about nature and man
Shaken roots by Megan Biesele( Book )

6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vanishing cultures : Bushmen of the Kalahari( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film takes a look at the "fascinating history, brutal struggles and daunting challenges the Bushmen face in the 21st century."
The complete linguist : papers in memory of Patrick J. Dickens( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concise grammar of Ju/'hoan : with a Ju/'hoan-English glossary and a subject index by Patrick J Dickens( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San : FX10( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection about the San consists of 80 English language documents, three of which are translations from the German (Kaufman, Lebzelter, and Werner). The time span ranges from prehistory, to the early San-European contact period (ca. 1650s-1850s), to the late twentieth century. Most of the documents deal with various!Kung San groups in Namibia, and Botswana (e.g., in the Dobe, Nyae Nyae, G/wi, and Heikum areas). There is also some data on the San of southern Angola and the Republic of South Africa. Major topics of note include kinship, infant behavior and child development, San-European contacts and cultural change, trade, and San knowledge about nature and man
Heritage and cultures in modern Namibia : in-depth views of the country( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cornbread whistle : oral history of a Texas timber company town( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

N/um Tchai : the ceremonial dance of the!Kung Bushmen : a study guide by Lorna Marshall( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I enter the earth : for choir by Joel Puckett( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waiting for rain : the story of a Kalahari village by Lesley Beake( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Hunters and gatherers in the modern world : conflict, resistance, and self-determination
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The Ju/'hoan San of Nyae Nyae and Namibian independence : development, democracy, and indigenous voices in Southern AfricaSanHealing makes our hearts happy : spirituality & cultural transformation among the Kalahari Ju/'hoansiDer Mond als Schuh : Zeichnungen der San : Zeichnungen und Aquarelle von Diä!kwain /Han=kass'o,!Nanni, Tamme /Uma und Da : [anlässlich der Ausstellung "Der Mond als Schuh. Zeichnungen der San. Zeichnungen und Aquarelle von Diä!kwain /Han=kass'o,!Nanni, Tamme /Uma und Da"] = The moon as shoe : drawings of the San : drawings and watercolours by Diä!kwain /Ha n=kass'o,!Nanni, Tamme /Uma und Da
Alternative Names
Biesele, M.

Biesele, Marguerite

Biesele, Marguerite Anne

Biesele, Megan

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