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CONTENTS List of fi gures and tables vii List of contributors ix Preface xi Introduction: emergence and convergence 1 David Parkin 1. Bioculturalism 21 Stanley J. Ulijaszek 2. The biological in the social: evolutionary approaches to human behaviour 52 Robin Dunbar 3. Domesticating the landscape, producing crops and reproducing society in Amazonia 72 Laura Rival 4. The biological in the cultural: the fi ve agents and the body ecologic in Chinese medicine 91 Elisabeth Hsu 5. On the social, the biological and the political: revisiting Beatrice Blackwood's research and teaching 127 Laura Peers 6. Anthropological theory and the multiple determinacy of the present 148 Howard Morphy 7. Holism, intelligence and time 182 Chris Gosden 8. Movement, knowledge and description 194 Tim Ingold 9. The evolution and history of religion 212 Harvey Whitehouse 10. The visceral in the social: the crowd as paradigmatic type 234 David Parkin Bibliography 255 Index 289 vi Contents
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