Personal States: Making Connections between People and Bureaucracy in Turkey

Personal States: Making Connections between People and Bureaucracy in Turkey

by Catherine Alexander, C. Alexander
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199251797

ISBN-13: 9780199251797

Pub. Date: 08/28/2002

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Charting how Turkish people - both within and outside the state bureaucracy - attempt to personalise the impersonality of the state, this elegant, nuanced ethnography will cause scholars of state institutions across a broad range of disciplines radically to rethink what the entity called 'the state' actually is, the relations that create it, and to acknowledge its

Overview

Charting how Turkish people - both within and outside the state bureaucracy - attempt to personalise the impersonality of the state, this elegant, nuanced ethnography will cause scholars of state institutions across a broad range of disciplines radically to rethink what the entity called 'the state' actually is, the relations that create it, and to acknowledge its materiality, thus taking understandings of the state to an entirely new level.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199251797
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
08/28/2002
Series:
Oxford Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology Series
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.30(h) x 0.90(d)

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