By Alex Golub,Daniel Rosenblatt,John D. Kelly
This assortment brings jointly a number of the world’s so much individual anthropologists to discover and increase Sahlins’s legacy. the entire essays are in keeping with unique learn, such a lot facing cultural swap - an incredible subject of Sahlins’s study, in particular within the contexts of Fijian and Hawaiian societies. Like Sahlins’s perform of anthropology, those essays demonstrate a rigorous, humanistic research of cultural types, refusing to just accept convenience over accuracy, no longer shirking from the ethical implications in their analyses. members contain the past due Greg Dening, the most eminent historians of the Pacific, Martha Kaplan, Patrick Kirch, Webb Keane, Jonathan Friedman, and Joel Robbins, with a preface by means of the overdue Claude Levi-Strauss.
A designated quantity that would supplement the numerous books and articles via Sahlins himself, a tradition of Anthropology is a thrilling new addition to the background of anthropological study.
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A Practice of Anthropology: The Thought and Influence of Marshall Sahlins (20160501) by Alex Golub,Daniel Rosenblatt,John D. Kelly