Up Close and Personal: On Peripheral Perspectives and the Production of Anthropological Knowledge

Up Close and Personal: On Peripheral Perspectives and the Production of Anthropological Knowledge

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ISBN-13: 9781782380429
Publisher: Berghahn Books, Incorporated
Publication date: 09/01/2015
Series: Methodology & History in Anthropology , #25
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 284
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Susanna Trnka is an Associate Professor of Social Anthropology at the University of Auckland.

Cris Shore is Professor of Social Anthropology at the University of Auckland.

Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgements

List of Illustrations

Introduction: Observing Anthropologists: Professional Knowledge, Practice and Lives

Cris Shore and Susanna Trnka

Chapter 1. Suffering, Selfhood and Anthropological Encounters

Michael Jackson

Chapter 2. Anthropology, Ontology and the Maori World

Anne Salmond

Chapter 3. Building Bridges: Maori and Pakeha Relations

Joan Metge

Chapter 4. 'Culture’, ‘Race’ and ‘Me’: living the anthropology of Indigenous Australians

Gillian Cowlishaw

Chapter 5. Finding One’s Way in Arnhem Land

Nicolas Peterson

Chapter 6. Art as Action: The Yolngu

Howard Morphy

Chapter 7. Rethinking Nature and Nativeness

David Trigger

Chapter 8. More than Local, Less than Global: Anthropology in the Contemporary World

Christopher Pinney

Chapter 9. Beyond Selling Out: Art, Tourism and Indigenous Self-Representation

Nelson Graburn

Chapter 10. Sovereign Individuals and the Ontology of Selfhood

Nigel Rapport

Chapter 11. Hidden Histories and Political Transformations

Susan Wright

Chapter 12. Gender Ideology, Property Relations and Melanesia: The Field of “M”

Marilyn Strathern

Conclusion: Looking Ahead: Anthropology, Past Connections, Future Directions

Cris Shore and Susanna Trnka

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