Cultural Intimacy: Social Poetics in the Nation-State by Michael Herzfeld [ Herzfeld, Michael. Cultural Intimacy: Social Poetics in the. Cultural Intimacy draws on the author’s own extensive fieldwork in Greece, Herzfeld explores many topics – from sheep-thieves to flight attendants, from the. In this new updated edition, Herzfeld includes more discussion about what cultural intimacy has come to mean for other authors and researchers, and how it can.
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Other books, like Anthropology through the Looking-Glass: Exploring what he calls “creative dissent” within the seemingly seamless fabric of the nation-state, he strives to understand how people “can negotiate the terrain of social identity and daily life in the…modern nation-state, and how they can be fiercely patriotic and just as fiercely rebellious at the same time” Time and the Oath in the Mountain Villages of Crete.
Its data are ethnographic and are of a kind often summarily dismissed as mere anecdote. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Page 20, Highlight Cyan: In The lnvention of Tradition. Sexuality, Love and Eroticism in Modern Societies.
Account Options Sign in. A Plea for Excuses. It therebyconvertsrevolution into conformity, represents ethnic cleansing as nationalconsensus intimscy cultural hOlnogeneity, and recasts the sordid terrorsof emergence into a seductive immortality. Dealing in Contingency in a Greek City.
But, like all classificatory devices, they can also become a substitute for thinking: But who sets the boundary between importance and mereness? Nations and Nationalism Since Psychology Press- Social Science – pages.
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Michael Herzfeld Limited preview – Cambridge Studies in Oral and Literate Culture, Michael Herzfeld Limited preview – Herzfeld explores many topics – from sheep-thieves to flight attendants, from the banality of polite chit-chat to the intimavy vengeance invoked against perjury, and from the personal styles of coffeehouse and barroom to the politics of academia. Email required Address never made public. Herzfeld explores many topics – from sheep-thieves to flight attendants, from the banality of polite chit-chat to the divine Even his introductory textbook is entitled, Anthropology: National history, like Levi-Straussian myth, retroactively elides experiential time in the name of generic time.
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Allen Michael Herzfeld, Cultural Culltural Cultural Intimacy draws on the author’s own extensive fieldwork in Greece, as well as on a wide range of comparisons from the United States, Africa, Western Europe, and elsewhere.
Page 15, Highlight Cyan: Of Definitions and Boundaries. To shrug off binarism as a structuralist conceit is a mistake.
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Chapter Nine The Practice of Stereotypes. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Contents Of Definitions and Boundaries. You are commenting using your Facebook account.