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  • Title: A History of Anthropology
  • Author: Thomas Hylland Eriksen Finn Sivert Nielsen
  • ISBN: 9780745313856
  • Page: 364
  • Format: Paperback

  • A concise yet comprehensive history of anthropology and a timely reassessment of the discipline The entire history of social and cultural anthropology in a single volume.
    Thomas Hylland Eriksen Finn Sivert Nielsen
    Thomas Hylland Eriksen born 6 February 1962 is professor of social anthropology at the University of Oslo Born in Oslo, he has done field work in Trinidad and Mauritius His fields of research include identity, nationalism, globalisation and identity politics Eriksen finished his dr polit degree in 1991, and was made professor in 1995, at the age of 33 In the years 1993 2001 he was editor of the journal Samtiden.A considerable portion of Eriksen s work has focused on popularizing social anthropology and conveying basic cultural relativism as well as criticism of Norwegian nationalism in the Norwegian public debate He has written the basic textbook used in the introductory courses in social anthropology at most Scandinavian universities The book, Small Places Large Issues in English, is also used in introductory courses in many other countries, and has been widely translated, as has his other major textbook, Ethnicity and Nationalism Anthropological Perspectives Eriksen is a frequent contributor of newspaper pieces in Scandinavia.In 2011, Professor Eriksen was awarded an Advanced Grant from the European Research Council Under the heading OVERHEATING , he now directs research on three major crises of globalisation economy finance, environment climate and identity culture This project is both comparative and interdisciplinary Starting in late 2012, it will be completed in 2016.He is a member of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.


    Nicholas Whyte
    nwhytevejournal/2667431mlUnfortunately this book didn't scratch my itch - not much more than simply listing historical anthropologists and their wider intellectual context, with frustratingly little about the content of their actual work; the fact that they argued with each other intensely is recorded, but what they argued about isn't really, except when it's gossip (how Margaret Mead met Gregory Bateson). I really didn't learn as much from this as I had hoped, and it didn't give me much in the [...]

    Chris Gager
    A required course for Anthro majors at CU. This book is picked only to represent the course. I can't remember the Prof's name but he was one of the old guard in the dept. My last semester Date is approximate.

    Hidaslukuinen tenttikirja, jota en ehtinyt lukea kokonaan ja jota oli paikka paikoin aika hankala ymmärtää.

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