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Empires, nations, and natives [electronic resource] : anthropology and state-making / Benoit de L'Estoile, Federico Neiburg, and Lygia Sigaud, editors.

Publication:
Durham : Duke University Press, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (351 p.)
Series:
e-Duke books scholarly collection.
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Subjects:
Political anthropology.
Political customs and rites.
Politics and culture.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
By drawing on the social history of the social sciences, the sociology of scientific knowledge, and the ethnography of the State, these essays show how anthropology and state-building should be considered as intertwined processes.
Contents:
Introduction: Anthropology and the government of "natives," a comparative approach / Benoît de L'Estoile, Federico Neiburg, and Lygia Sigaud
Rationalizing colonial domination? : anthropology and native policy in French-ruled Africa / Benoît de L'Estoile
"The good-hearted Portuguese people" : anthropology of nation, anthropology of empire / Omar Ribeiro Thomaz
Vichy France and the end of scientific folklore (1937-1954) / Florence Weber
From nation to empire : war and national character studies in the United States / Federico Neiburg and Marcio Goldman
Anthropology at the end of empire : the rise and fall of the colonial Social Sciences Research Council, 1944-1962 / David Mills
Bordering on anthropology : dialectics of a national tradition in Mexico / Claudio Lomnitz
Indigenism in Brazil : the international migration of state policies / Antonio Carlos de Souza Lima
The anthropologist as expert : Brazilian ethnology between indianism and indigenism / João Pacheco de Oliveira
Anthropology, development, and nongovernmental organizations in Latin America / Jorge F. Pantaleón
The ethnologist and the architect : a postcolonial experiment in the French Pacific / Alban Bensa
"Today we have naming of parts" : the work of anthropologists in southern Africa / Adam Kuper.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [301]-326) and index.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 12. Dez 2020)
Contributor:
L'Estoile, Benoit de.
Neiburg, Federico G.
Sigaud, Lygia.
ISBN:
0-8223-8710-7
OCLC:
226067930
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9780822387107 doi