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Dam Epilogue: The Textual Person

Tony Crook

in Anthropological Knowledge, Secrecy and Bolivip, Papua New Guinea: Exchanging Skin

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264003
eISBN:
9780191734151
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264003.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

Angkaiyakmin notions of a person's efficacy circulating beyond themselves and combining with others is used in this chapter as a vantage point on anthropological interpretative artefacts, and the ... More


Demands of the Day: On the Logic of Anthropological Inquiry

Paul Rabinow and Anthony Stavrianakis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226036885
eISBN:
9780226037073
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226037073.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Theory and Practice

This book asks about the logical standards and forms that should guide ethical and experimental anthropology in the twenty-first century. The authors do so by taking up Max Weber’s notion of the ... More


Introduction: Collaborative Anthropology Today: A Collection of Exceptions

Dominic Boyer and George E. Marcus

in Collaborative Anthropology Today: A Collection of Exceptions

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501753343
eISBN:
9781501753374
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501753343.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter introduces several notable ventures in collaborative anthropology and puts them in dialogue with one another as a way of capturing something of the diversity and energy surrounding ... More


Ethnography in the Time of Martyrs: History and Pain in Current Anthropological Practice

Sylvain Perdigon

in Wording the World: Veena Das and Scenes of Inheritance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780823261857
eISBN:
9780823268900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823261857.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

Informed by fieldwork in a Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon, this chapter discusses the themes of pain, suffering, violence and death in key texts by Veena Das, Elizabeth Povinelli and Talal Asad. ... More


Metamorphic Sublimity

Michael Taussig

in Mastery of Non-Mastery in the Age of Meltdown

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780226684581
eISBN:
9780226698700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226698700.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Theory and Practice

The author analyzes the notion of the metamorphic sublime, with references to Burroughs, Nietzsche, Eisenstein, and his own anthropological work. This section also contains a reading of Proust's ... More


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