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Cultural anthropology of the Middle East

a bibliography

by Ruud Strijp

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Published by Brill in Leiden, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Middle East -- Bibliography.,
    • Middle East -- Social life and customs -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementby Ruud Strijp.
      SeriesHandbuch der Orientalistik. Erste Abteilung, Der Nahe und der Mittlere Osten,, 10. Bd. =, Handbook of oriental studies. The Near and Middle East, Handbuch der Orientalistik., 10. Bd.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ3014.E85 S77 1992, GN640 S77 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <1-2 > ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1699913M
      ISBN 109004096043, 9004107452
      LC Control Number92000100

      Chronological Focus We collect materials focusing on current research topics and 20th-century topics extensively and 19th-century topics selectively. Cortney regularly teaches the introduction to cultural anthropology along with the undergraduate and graduate seminars in anthropological theory. Cortney analyzes faith and religious beliefs within the broader context of health economics, politics, social forces, and health care policy. Frazer, a Scottish scholar with a broad knowledge of Classics, also concerned himself with religion, myth, and magic. The student must also demonstrate a thorough knowledge of a modern Middle Eastern language: Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, or Turkish.

      In some ways, studying the language, culture, physiology, and artifacts of European colonies was not Cultural anthropology of the Middle East book studying the flora and fauna of those places. Cortney analyzes faith and religious beliefs within the broader context of health economics, politics, social forces, and health care policy. In place of the old wants, satisfied by the production of the country, we find new wants, requiring for their satisfaction the products of distant lands and climes. Several key concepts and processes are at play: a colonial occupation with a complex set of regulatory practices, the imposition of calibrated chaos, punishment and rule through the construction of spaces of disorder, the application of bio-metric technologies of surveillance and monitoring to control mobility and velocity, all of which rest upon the elaboration and management of social categories of difference along which the partitioning of and access to space is organized. He provides ethnic details and histories of the peoples within the empire and to the north of it, in most cases being the first to do so. The revival of baths raises theoretical questions about cultural artifacts, heritage and aesthetics, memory, social practices and space, complex notions of hygiene and the body in Islam, neo-liberal consumption patterns, and regional cultural politics.

      Thus studying the language, culture, physiology, and artifacts of European colonies was more or less equivalent to studying the flora and fauna of those places. Professor Stanton most recently provided analysis and background information for the Des Moines Register in a September story about the Presidential election. Lara Deeb and Jessica Winegar paint a disturbing picture of the pressures that shape how anthropologists research and teach about the Middle East and North AfricaDeeb and Winegar have written an important and well-researched book that can serve as a touchstone for the debates and backlash that are sure to come. The Golden Bough was abridged drastically in subsequent editions after his first. This book analyzes how Palestinians comprehend, experience, narrate, and respond to late modern Israeli colonialism with its relentless acquisition of land and watersettlement building, and practices such as separation and closure, to spatially fracture and immobilize them.


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Print materials that are frequently used or are course reserves are kept in Lehman Social Sciences Library. Professor Stanton most recently provided analysis and background information for the Des Moines Register in a September story about the Presidential election.

Practicing Anthropology 35 : At the same time, anthropology—a discipline committed to on-the-ground research about everyday lives and social worlds—has increasingly been criticized as "useless" or "biased" by right-wing forces. Dissertation The dissertation prospectus must be read and approved by a committee of three faculty members no later than the end of the third year.

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This was particularly the case with Radcliffe-Brown, who spread his agenda for "Social Anthropology" by teaching at universities across the British Commonwealth. Institutionally anthropology emerged from natural history expounded by authors such as Buffon.

Institutes, Interdisciplinary Programs, Etc. Provocative and incisive, this book is a must-read for anyone concerned with U.The four volumes in our cultural sociology reference encyclopedia take a step forward in this endeavor by presenting concise information on those regions likely to be most "foreign" to U.S.

students: the Middle East, Asia, and Africa. The intent is to convey what daily life is like for people in these selected regions.

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