Life Within Limits: Wellbeing in a World of Want


Life Within Limits is anthropological writing at its best.” - Sverker Finnström

 “This is a beautifully observed essay on human well-being and the ethnographic process … an elegant blending of ethnography, travel memoir, and philosophical reflection.” - Michael J. Lambek

“Distinctively original and beautifully written.” - Kirin Narayan

 “The real value of Jackson’s books lies in the way he manages to hold a mirror to ourselves by examining the way others perceive the world.” - Annika Lems