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Anthropology: ANTH 4508 Anthropology of Law

A guide to print and online resources in anthropology

What is Anthropology of Law?

Another way to get background information--look for a book/book review.

Required Texts

NOTE: Internet Archives has a PDF of the 1926 edition of Malinowski,  
Crime and Custom in Savage Society.

Selected Print Tools

Scholar OneSearch

The Presentation

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Searching for books and articles



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Selected Research Tools

Try searching "law and custom"--you will get fewer, and more specific, results.

Foucault and Panopticon

"Panopticon" by Jeremy Bentham - The works of Jeremy Bentham vol. IV, 172-3. Licensed under Public Domain via Commons -

Panopticon at NU!  a.k.a. Webcams

What happened to Jeremy Bentham's head??  What is the Auto Icon?