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The Resource Engaged observer : anthropology, advocacy, and activism, edited by Victoria Sanford and Asale Angel-Ajani ; foreword by Philippe Bourgois

Engaged observer : anthropology, advocacy, and activism, edited by Victoria Sanford and Asale Angel-Ajani ; foreword by Philippe Bourgois

Label
Engaged observer : anthropology, advocacy, and activism
Title
Engaged observer
Title remainder
anthropology, advocacy, and activism
Statement of responsibility
edited by Victoria Sanford and Asale Angel-Ajani ; foreword by Philippe Bourgois
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
301.01
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
GN33
LC item number
.E65 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sanford, Victoria
  • Angel-Ajani, Asale
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anthropology
  • Political anthropology
  • Anthropological ethics
  • Social conflict
  • Violence
  • Social advocacy
  • Social justice
Label
Engaged observer : anthropology, advocacy, and activism, edited by Victoria Sanford and Asale Angel-Ajani ; foreword by Philippe Bourgois
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip068/2006005654.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Excavations of the heart : reflections on truth, memory, and structures of understanding / Victoria Sanford -- Scholarship, advocacy, and the politics of engagement in Burma (Myanmar) / Monique Skidmore -- War and the nature of ultimate things : an essay on the study of postwar cultures / Roberta Culbertson -- Expert witness : notes toward revisiting the politics of listening / Asale Angel-Ajani -- Moral chronologies : generation and popular memory in a Palestinian refugee camp / John Collins -- "In our beds and our graves" : revealing the politics of pleasure and pain in the time of AIDS / Michael J. Bosia -- Portrait of a paramilitary ; putting a human face on the Colombian conflict / Aldo Civico -- Fratricidal war or ethnocidal strategy? : women's experience with political violence in Chiapas / R. Aída Hernández Castillo -- Indigenous women and gendered resistance in the wake of acteal : a feminist activist research perspective / Shannon Speed -- It's a hard place to be a revolutionary woman : finding peace and justice in postwar El Salvador / Irina Carlota Silber -- Perils and promises of engaged anthropology : historical transitions and ethnographic dilemmas / Kay B. Warren -- Knowledge in the service of a vision : politically engaged anthropology / Dana-Ain Davis
Control code
2006005654
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 254 p.
Isbn
9780813538921
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006005654
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm64289071
  • (OCoLC)64289071
Label
Engaged observer : anthropology, advocacy, and activism, edited by Victoria Sanford and Asale Angel-Ajani ; foreword by Philippe Bourgois
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip068/2006005654.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Excavations of the heart : reflections on truth, memory, and structures of understanding / Victoria Sanford -- Scholarship, advocacy, and the politics of engagement in Burma (Myanmar) / Monique Skidmore -- War and the nature of ultimate things : an essay on the study of postwar cultures / Roberta Culbertson -- Expert witness : notes toward revisiting the politics of listening / Asale Angel-Ajani -- Moral chronologies : generation and popular memory in a Palestinian refugee camp / John Collins -- "In our beds and our graves" : revealing the politics of pleasure and pain in the time of AIDS / Michael J. Bosia -- Portrait of a paramilitary ; putting a human face on the Colombian conflict / Aldo Civico -- Fratricidal war or ethnocidal strategy? : women's experience with political violence in Chiapas / R. Aída Hernández Castillo -- Indigenous women and gendered resistance in the wake of acteal : a feminist activist research perspective / Shannon Speed -- It's a hard place to be a revolutionary woman : finding peace and justice in postwar El Salvador / Irina Carlota Silber -- Perils and promises of engaged anthropology : historical transitions and ethnographic dilemmas / Kay B. Warren -- Knowledge in the service of a vision : politically engaged anthropology / Dana-Ain Davis
Control code
2006005654
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 254 p.
Isbn
9780813538921
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006005654
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm64289071
  • (OCoLC)64289071

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