Recapturing Anthropology

Recapturing Anthropology : Working in the Present

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The ten papers in this volume offer different versions of how and where anthropologists might work usefully 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. Together the authors demonstrate that a reinvigorated anthropology must recognize how the profession labors under an existing intellectual discipline, with its own political and economic history, on a global "shop floor.
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  • Paperback | 264 pages
  • 170.43 x 228.09 x 18.29mm | 417.3g
  • School of American Research Press,U.S.
  • Santa Fe, United States
  • English
  • 0933452780
  • 9780933452787
  • 1,384,617

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