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Affluence Without Abundance PDF Summary

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Affluence Without Abundance PDFThe Disappearing World of the Bushmen

Do you know who the Bushmen are?

Of course, you know – especially if you’ve watched “The Gods Must Be Crazy.”

Well, you want to learn more?

James Suzman’s “Affluence Without Abundance” is here to teach you practically everything about them!

In addition to few things about you!

Who Should Read “Affluence Without Abundance”? And Why?

If you have ever wondered,” writes Wade Davis, Canadian anthropologist and ethnobotanist,”how it might be to measure wealth not by material possessions but by the strength of social relations between people, read this book.

Read it if you’re interested in anthropology as well, especially in the lives of the Bushmen, since this is the best book on the subject you’ll ever find.

James SuzmanAbout James Suzman

James Suzman is a South African anthropologist based in Cambridge, UK.

The great nephew of famous anti-apartheid activist Helen Suzman, and the nephew of Janet Suzman, a great Shakespearean actress, James Suzman received an MA in Social Anthropology from the University of St. Andrews in 1993 and was awarded a Ph.D. from Edinburgh University three years later.

In 1998, Suzman was appointed as the leader of a landmark study on the Bushmen population, The Regional Assessment of the Status of the San in Southern Africa.

Since then, he has written numerous articles on the Bushmen.

Affluence Without Abundance” is his first book.

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