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Professor Kuper on BBC Radio 4's 'Thinking Allowed'
Adam Kuper is one of a panel discussing "dirt and why it provokes such fear, loathing and occasionally desire" (broadcast 8 June 2011).

Professor Adam Kuper

Adam Kuper is a specialist on the ethnography of Southern Africa, and he has written widely on the history and theory of anthropology.

Professor Adam KuperSelected Publications

2009   Incest and Influence: The Private Life of Bourgeois England, Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press.  

2005  The Reinvention of Primitive Society, London: Routledge. 2004   (Edited, with Jessica Kuper) The Social Science Encyclopedia, third edition, London: Routledge. 

1999 'Culture': The Anthropologists' Account. Cambridge MA:  Harvard University Press. 

1996 Anthropology and Anthropologists: The Modern British School. Third edition,  London: Routledge.  

1994 The Chosen Primate: Human Nature and Cultural Diversity. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.