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The Resource Recapturing anthropology : working in the present, edited by Richard G. Fox

Recapturing anthropology : working in the present, edited by Richard G. Fox

Label
Recapturing anthropology : working in the present
Title
Recapturing anthropology
Title remainder
working in the present
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard G. Fox
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The ten papers in this volume offer different versions of how and where anthropologists might usefully work in today's world, converging on the issue of how anthropology can best recapture the progressive character its basic concepts, such as 'culture', once had"--Back cover
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fox, Richard G.
Series statement
School of American Research advanced seminar series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anthropology
  • Anthropology
  • Ethnology
  • Ethnology
  • Culture
Label
Recapturing anthropology : working in the present, edited by Richard G. Fox
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [211]-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Anthropology and the savage slot : the poetics and politics of otherness / Michel-Rolph Trouillot -- Engaging historicism / Joan Vincent -- For hire : resolutely late modern / Paul Rabinow -- Rewriting culture / Graham Watson -- For a nearly new culture history / Richard G. Fox -- Representation, ethnicity, and the precursory ethnography : notes of a native anthropologist / Jose E. Limon -- Writing against culture / Lila Abu-Lughod -- Reading America : preliminary notes on class and culture / Sherry B. Ortner -- Global ethnoscapes : notes and queries for a transnational anthropology / Arjun Appadurai
Control code
24143296
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 248 pages
Isbn
9780933452770
Lccn
91026724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1666954
Label
Recapturing anthropology : working in the present, edited by Richard G. Fox
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [211]-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Anthropology and the savage slot : the poetics and politics of otherness / Michel-Rolph Trouillot -- Engaging historicism / Joan Vincent -- For hire : resolutely late modern / Paul Rabinow -- Rewriting culture / Graham Watson -- For a nearly new culture history / Richard G. Fox -- Representation, ethnicity, and the precursory ethnography : notes of a native anthropologist / Jose E. Limon -- Writing against culture / Lila Abu-Lughod -- Reading America : preliminary notes on class and culture / Sherry B. Ortner -- Global ethnoscapes : notes and queries for a transnational anthropology / Arjun Appadurai
Control code
24143296
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 248 pages
Isbn
9780933452770
Lccn
91026724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1666954

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