Anthropology through a double lens : public and personal worlds in human theory /

"How can we hold both public and personal worlds in the eye of a unified theory of meaning? What ethnographic and theoretical possibilities do we create in the balance? Anthropology Through a Double Lens offers a theoretical framework encompassing both of these domains - a "double lens.&qu...

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Main Author: Linger, Daniel Touro.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2005.
Series:EBL-Schweitzer
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Table of Contents:
  • Meanings : has culture theory lost its minds?
  • Missing persons
  • The metropolis, the globe, and mental life
  • Politics : the hegemony of discontent
  • The semantics of dead bodies
  • Wild power of post-military Brazil
  • Identities : whose identity?
  • The identity path of Eduardo Mori
  • Do Japanese Brazilians exist?