It happens among people : resonances and extensions of the work of Fredrik Barth /

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Other Authors: Wu, Keping (Editor), Weller, Robert P. 1953- (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: New York : Berghahn Books, 2020.
Series:Wyse series in social anthropology ; v. 8.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction / Robert P. Weller and Keping Wu
  • Humility first : Fredrik Barth in his own words-and mine / Unni Wikan
  • Transacting knowledge and value : Fredrik Barth and the tactics of mutual incomprehension / Michael Herzfeld
  • Cosmologies in the remaking : variation and time in Chinese temple religion / Robert P. Weller
  • Building infrastructure and making boundaries in southwest China / Keping Wu
  • On Nomads of south Persia / Thomas Barfield
  • The language of trust and betrayal / Gunnar Haaland
  • Khan and Sufi : two types of authority in Swat, Northern Pakistan / Charles Lindholm
  • Values and the value of secrecy : Barthian reflections on values and the nature of Mountain Ok social process / Joel Robbins
  • Paradigm change in Chinese ethnology and Fredrik Barth's influence / Ke Fan
  • An overall generative approach : Fredrik Barth's contribution to anthropological research and writing / Chee-Beng Tan
  • Afterword : a rooted cosmopolitan remembered / Ulf Hannerz.