Historicizing Theories, Identities, and Nations Paperback / softback
Edited by Regna Darnell, Frederic W. Gleach
Part of the Histories of Anthropology Annual series
The Histories of Anthropology Annual presents diverse perspectives on the discipline's history within a global context, with a goal of increasing awareness and use of historical approaches in teaching, learning, and conducting anthropology.
The series includes critical, comparative, analytical, and narrative studies involving all aspects and subfields of anthropology. Volume 11, Historicizing Theories, Identities, and Nations, examines the work and influence of scholars, including Franz Boas, Ruth Benedict, John Dewey, Randolph Bourne, A.
Irving Hallowell, and Edward Westermarck, and anthropological practices and theories in Vietnam and Ukraine as well as the United States.
Contributions also focus on the influence of Western thought and practice on anthropological traditions, as well as issues of relativism, physical anthropology, language, epistemology, ethnography, and social synergy.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 300 pages
- Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
- Publication Date: 01/10/2017
- Category: Social & cultural anthropology
- ISBN: 9781496201959