ISBN-10:
1403961808
ISBN-13:
9781403961808
Pub. Date:
01/20/2004
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Crime's Power: Anthropologists and the Ethnography of Crime / Edition 1

Crime's Power: Anthropologists and the Ethnography of Crime / Edition 1

by P. Parnell, S. Kane

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ISBN-13: 9781403961808
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 01/20/2004
Edition description: 2003
Pages: 310
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

PHILIP C. PARNELL is an Associate Professor of Criminal Justice at Indiana University in Bloomington with appointments in Anthropology, Caribbean and Latin American Studies, and the Center on Southeast Asia. He is author of the book Escalating Disputes: Social Participation and Change in the Oaxacan Higlands. He has also recently served as the American Ethnologist's Editor for Reviews.

STEPHANIE C. KANE is an Associate Professor of Criminal Justice at Indiana University with appointments in Anthropology, Folklore, and Latin American Studies. She is author of The Phantom Gringo Beat: Shamanic Discourse and Development in Panama and AIDS Alibis: Sex, Drugs, and Crime in the Americas.

Table of Contents

Introduction Traversing the Q'eqchi' Imaginary: The Conjecture of Crime in Livingston; Guatemala; H.E.Kahn Crime as a Category-Domestic and Globalized; L.Nader The Anthropologist Accused; J.Starr Wild Power in Post-Military Brazil; D.T.Linger Recognition of State Authority as a Cost of Involvement in Moroccan Border Crime; D.A.McMurray Representations of Crime: On Showing Paintings by a Serial Killer; A.Brydon & P.Greenhill Criminal Instabilities: Narrative Interruptions and the Politics of Criminality; J.Martin Criminalizing Colonialism: Democracy Meets Law in Manila; P.C.Parnell Mafia Without Malfeasance, Clans Without Crime: The Criminality Conundrum in Post-Communist Europe; J.Wedel Hear No Evil, Read No Evil, Write No Evil: Inscriptions of the French World War II Collaborationism; V.Mark Solidarity and Objectivity: Re-reading Durkheim; C.J.Greenhouse Epilogue; S.Kane

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