The Social Production of Indifference: Exploring the Symbolic Roots of Western Bureaucracy

The Social Production of Indifference: Exploring the Symbolic Roots of Western Bureaucracy

by Michael Herzfeld

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780226329086
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 10/28/1993
Series: Global Issues Series
Edition description: 1
Pages: 207
Product dimensions: (w) x (h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Michael Herzfeld is the Ernest E. Monrad Professor of the Social Sciences in the Department of Anthropology at Harvard University and has taught at several other universities worldwide. He is the author of many books.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction: The Social Production of Indifference
1. One World or Two?
2. The Roots of Indifference
3. The Creativity of Stereotypes
4. The Language Fetish
5. Retrospective Fatalities
6. Declassifications
References
Index

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