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Book review: who do you think you are? How we perceive our ancestry and that of others is heavily influenced by sociological factors

King, Turi (2012) Book review: who do you think you are? How we perceive our ancestry and that of others is heavily influenced by sociological factors. LSE Review of Books (28 Jun 2012) Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In this provocative book on the sociology of ancestry, Eviatar Zerubavel re-examines our notions of relatedness, family, race and nationhood. Turi King finds it to be engaging and thoroughly enjoyable book, perfectly timed against the surge in interest in tracing family history.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author
Library of Congress subject classification: C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CS Genealogy
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
Sets: Collections > LSE Review of Books
Rights: http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/usingTheLibrary/academicSupport/OA/depositYourResearch.aspx
Date Deposited: 23 Aug 2012 15:42
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/45553/

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