a"The Anthropology of Iceland"apresents the first perspectives on Icelandic anthropology from both Icelandic and foreign anthropologists. The thirteen essays in this volume are divided into four themes: ideology and action; kinship and gender; culture, class, and ethnicity; and the Commonwealth period of circa 930 to 1220, which saw the flowering of sagas. Insider and outsider viewpoints on such topics as the Icelandic women's movement, the transformation of the fishing industry, the idea of mystical power in modern Iceland ...

The Anthropology of Iceland 1995, University of Iowa Press, Iowa

ISBN-13: 9780877454991

Trade paperback

The Anthropology of Iceland 1989,

ISBN-13: 9780877452348