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The Resource Writing culture : the poetics and politics of ethnography : a School of American Research advanced seminar, edited by James Clifford and George E. Marcus

Writing culture : the poetics and politics of ethnography : a School of American Research advanced seminar, edited by James Clifford and George E. Marcus

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Writing culture : the poetics and politics of ethnography : a School of American Research advanced seminar
Title
Writing culture
Title remainder
the poetics and politics of ethnography : a School of American Research advanced seminar
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Clifford and George E. Marcus
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Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clifford, James
  • Marcus, George E
  • School of American Research (Santa Fe, N.M.)
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  • Ethnology
  • Ethnology
Label
Writing culture : the poetics and politics of ethnography : a School of American Research advanced seminar, edited by James Clifford and George E. Marcus
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Experiments in contemporary anthropology."--Jacket
  • Revised versions of the papers presented at a seminar held in Santa Fe, N.M., April 1984
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [267]-294
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : partial truths / James Clifford -- Fieldwork in common places / Mary Louise Pratt -- Hermes' dilemma : the masking of subversion in ethnographic description / Vincent Crapanzano -- From the door of his tent : the fieldworker and the inquisitor / Renato Rosaldo -- On ethnographic allegory / James Clifford -- Post-modern ethnography : from document of the occult to occult document / Stephen A. Tyler -- The concept of cultural translation in British social anthropology / Talal Asad -- Contemporary problems of ethnography in the modern world system / George E. Marcus -- Ethnicity and the post-modern arts of memory / Michael M.J. Fischer -- Representations are social facts : modernity and post-modernity in anthropology / Paul Rabinow -- Afterword : ethnographic writing and anthropological careers / George E. Marcus
Control code
12313413
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 305 pages
Isbn
9780520056527
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
85014860
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)864137
Label
Writing culture : the poetics and politics of ethnography : a School of American Research advanced seminar, edited by James Clifford and George E. Marcus
Publication
Note
  • "Experiments in contemporary anthropology."--Jacket
  • Revised versions of the papers presented at a seminar held in Santa Fe, N.M., April 1984
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [267]-294
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : partial truths / James Clifford -- Fieldwork in common places / Mary Louise Pratt -- Hermes' dilemma : the masking of subversion in ethnographic description / Vincent Crapanzano -- From the door of his tent : the fieldworker and the inquisitor / Renato Rosaldo -- On ethnographic allegory / James Clifford -- Post-modern ethnography : from document of the occult to occult document / Stephen A. Tyler -- The concept of cultural translation in British social anthropology / Talal Asad -- Contemporary problems of ethnography in the modern world system / George E. Marcus -- Ethnicity and the post-modern arts of memory / Michael M.J. Fischer -- Representations are social facts : modernity and post-modernity in anthropology / Paul Rabinow -- Afterword : ethnographic writing and anthropological careers / George E. Marcus
Control code
12313413
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 305 pages
Isbn
9780520056527
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
85014860
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)864137

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