Recasting Anthropological Knowledge: Inspiration and Social Science (BOK)

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This collection of original essays provides an innovative and multifaceted reflection on the impact and inspiration of the scholarship of eminent anthropologist Marilyn Strathern. A distinguished team of international contributors, all former students of Strathern, reflect on the impact of their relationship with their teacher and address the wider conceptual contribution of her work through their own writings. The essays provide an accessible entry into Strathern's scholarship for those new to her work and a rich source of material which mobilises and deploys her concepts, including new ethnographic examples and discussion of contemporary political issues, for those more familiar with her scholarship. The result is a collection that dissects, contextualises and reroutes concepts of relationality, inspiration and knowledge in novel and unpredictable ways. Recasting Anthropological Knowledge will prove invaluable to all students of anthropology and will be of interest to scholars across the social sciences.

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Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Innbundet
Utgitt 2011 Forlag
CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
ISBN 9781107009684 Antall sider 218
Dimensjoner 15,2cm x 22,8cm x 1,8cm Vekt 490 gram
Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd Andre medvirkende Jeanette Edwards, Maja Petrovic-Steger
Emner og form Social & cultural anthropology, ethnography, Social theory