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Otto, Ton

Experiments in Holism: Theory and Practice in Contemporary Anthropology

Otto, Ton - Experiments in Holism: Theory and Practice in Contemporary Anthropology, ebook

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Experiments in Holism: Theory and Practice in Contemporary Anthropologypresents a series of essays from leading anthropologists that critically reexamine the relevance of holism as a foundational tenet of anthropology, and its theoretical and methodological potential in today's world.
  • Represents the first volume to consider the modern role of holism as a central anthropological concern across a wide range of anthropological traditions
  • Critically examines the past and present predicament of holism and its potential for the renewal of future practice
  • Features contributions from leading anthropologists which discuss how anthropology should be re-designed in the context of a changing world
  • Challenges many of contemporary anthropology's central methods, theory, and functions

Keywords: Anthropological Theory & Methods / Ethnography, holism, anthropological theory, methods, ethnography, culture, social anthropology, social structure

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2011
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
336 pages
Category
Geography, Travel
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781444351859
Printed ISBN
9781444333237

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