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Books editi da Berghahn Books con argomento Art And Anthropology
Chua Liana (EDT)
Elliott Mark (EDT)
edizioni Berghahn Books collana Berghahn Books (Hardcover) , 2013
Alfred Gell (1945-1997) was a British social anthropologist who died young, of cancer. In 2008, ten years after his influential book's posthumous publication, a symposium on Art and Agency (1998) convened in Cambridge, attracting anthropologists and art historians who have critiqued and analyzed his "anthropological...
Reconstructing the House of Culture
Donahoe Brian (EDT)
Habeck Joachim Otto (EDT)
edizioni Berghahn Books collana Berghahn Books (Hardcover) , 2011
This is an anthropological investigation of the role played by the House(s) of Culture in the post-Soviet public sphere of Russia and other post-Soviet countries. The volume explores change and continuity between the Soviet and post-Soviet eras in the ways in which this institution, once a central element of the Soviet...
Astonishment and Evocation
Strecker Ivo (EDT)
Verne Markus (EDT)
edizioni Berghahn Books collana Berghahn Books (Hardcover)
Contributors are from a mix of fields--rhetoric and public culture, cognitive science, philosophy, and French and Francophone studies--but the majority are anthropologists, and all have a connection with that field. Editors Strecker (cultural anthropology, Johannes Gutenberg U. of Mainz, Germany) and Verne (anthropology,...