The Resource Counterworks : managing the diversity of knowledge, edited by Richard Fardon

Counterworks : managing the diversity of knowledge, edited by Richard Fardon

Label
Counterworks : managing the diversity of knowledge
Title
Counterworks
Title remainder
managing the diversity of knowledge
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard Fardon
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
306/.01
Index
index present
LC call number
GN33
LC item number
.C695 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The uses of knowledge
Label
Counterworks : managing the diversity of knowledge, edited by Richard Fardon
Publication
Note
"This book is one of five to have been produced from the Fourth Decennial Conference of the Association of Social Anthropologists of the Commonwealth held at St. Catherine's College, Oxford, in July 1993"--P. [viii]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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  • zbnus
  • glg
Contents
1. Introduction: counterworks / Richard Fardon -- 2. Self and other in contemporary anthropology / Anne Salmond -- 3. As I lay laughing: encountering global knowledge in Bali / Mark Hobart -- 4. Against syncretism: 'Africanizing' and 'Cubanizing' discourses in North American orisa worship / Stephan Palmie -- 5. Knowing the past: plural identities and the antinomies of loss in Highland Bolivia / Olivia Harris -- 6. It takes one to know one: collective resentment and mutual recognition among Greeks in local and global contexts / Michael Herzfeld -- 7. Latticed knowledge: eradication and dispersal of the unpalatable in Islam, medicine and anthropological theory / David Parkin -- 8. Whose knowledge and whose power? A new perspective on cultural diffusion / Signe Howell -- 9. From cosmology to environmentalism: shamanism as local knowledge in a global setting / Piers Vitebsky -- 10. The production of locality / Arjun Appadurai
Control code
000011413492
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 233 p.
Isbn
9780415107921
Lccn
94048385
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.b17082213
System control number
  • rmr7165461
  • (OCoLC)31815029

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