Download e-book for kindle: Anthropology through the Looking-Glass: Critical Ethnography by Michael Herzfeld

By Michael Herzfeld

ISBN-10: 0521340039

ISBN-13: 9780521340038

ISBN-10: 0521389089

ISBN-13: 9780521389082

regardless of having emerged within the heyday of a dominant Europe, of which historical Greece is the hallowed religious and highbrow ancestor, anthropology has satirically proven quite no interest in modern Greek tradition. during this cutting edge and impressive e-book, Michael Herzfeld strikes Greek Ethnography from the margins to the centre of anthropological conception, revealing the theoretical insights that may be won through so doing. He indicates that the ideology that initially resulted in the production of anthropology additionally performed a wide half within the progress of the fashionable Greek geographical region, and that Greek ethnography can hence function a replicate for an ethnography of anthropology itself. He additional demonstrates the function that scholarly fields, together with anthropology, have performed within the building of up to date Greek tradition and Greek identity.

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