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The library is open again and can be used without booking an appointment.

Opening hours during the winter semester (10th Oct till 2th Feb 2023)

Monday 9 - 19 h

Thuesday 14 - 19 Uh

Wednesday 14 - 19 Uh

Thursdays 9 - 19 h

Friday closed!


Library survey

The survey has now been closed. Many thanks for the active participation!

Especially for the comments, suggestions and wishes. As long as there are no overriding regulations or constraints, we will gladly try to implement them in the coming weeks and months.

Questions, comments, suggestions and wishes regarding the library are still welcome at any time, either in person (at the librarian's or in the glass box), by phone (0221/470-2005 or 470-4086) or by email (ethno-bibliothek@uni-koeln.de).

Online Search in the Department Library Catalogue

New Books

AS/Z 221
Kim, Kwangmin: Borderland Capitalism : Turkestan Produce, Qing Silver, and the Birth of an Eastern Market. Stanford University Press, 2016.

AF/S 488
Suzuki, Yuka: The Nature of Whiteness : Race, Animals, and Nation in Zimbabwe. University of Washington Press, 2017.

AF 704
Táíwò, Olúfémi: Against Decolonisation : Taking African Agency Seriously. Hurst, 2022.

METH 830
Nils Bubandt, Thomas Schwarz Wentzer (eds.): Philosophy on Fieldwork : Case Studies in Anthropological Analysis. Routledge, 2022.

HDB 311,22:2
Pye, Michael: Religionsgeschichte Japans. Kohlhammer, 2022. (Religionen der Menschheit ; 22,2)

AS/O CHI 392
Kinzley, Judd C.: Natural Resources and the New Frontier : Constructing Modern China's Borderlands. University of Chicago Press, 2018.

AF 703
Adebanwi, Wale (ed.): Everyday state and democracy in Africa : ethnographic encounters. Ohio University Press, 2022.

ETHN 635
Michaela Haug, Rosalie Stolz (Hrsg.): Ethnographic Encounters : Essays in Honour of Martin Rössler. Köppe Verlag, 2022.

HDB 332
Bach, Jean-Nicolas with Jon Abbink [and nine others] (eds.): Routledge Handbook of the Horn of Africa. Routledge, 2022.

E/BIOL 328
Büscher, Bram: The Truth about Nature : Environmentalism in the Era of Post-Truth Politics and Platform Capitalism. University of California Press, 2020.

MUS 76
Leeb, Susanne und Nina Samuel (Hrsg.): Museums, Transculturality, and the Nation-State : Case Studies from a Global Context. Transcript, 2022.

AF/O 375
Sarre, Joh: Zugehörigkeit und Heimat in Kenia : Some call it slum, we call it home! Das Ringen um Anerkennung der Nubi in Kibera, Nairobi. Reimer, 2022.

ETHN 634
Descola, Philippe: Les formes du visible : une anthropologie de la figuration. Éditions du Seuil, 2021.

AF/AM 61
Fields, Karen E., and Barbara Jeanne Fields: Racecraft : the soul of inequality in American Life. Verso, 2022.