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Unwrapping the Sacred Bundle

Reflections on the Disciplining of Anthropology

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Published by Duke University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • Anthropology - Physical,
  • Anthropologists,
  • Training of,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Physical anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethnoarchaeology,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Anthropology/Ethnography,
  • Cultural Studies,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Education

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsIan Hodder (Contributor), Michael Silverstein (Contributor), Rena Lederman (Contributor), Daniel A. Segal (Editor), Sylvia J. Yanagisako (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9592961M
    ISBN 100822334747
    ISBN 109780822334743

    Long after natural history, moral philosophy, philology, and political economy have dissolved into their specialized successors, it has remained a diffuse assemblage of ethnology, human biology, comparative linguistics, and prehistory, held together mainly by the vested interests, sunk costs, and administrative habits of academia, and by a romantic image of comprehensive scholarship. The essayists consider the fragmented state of anthropology, its relation to other disciplines and the public sphere beyond academia, the significance of the convergence of linguistic and cultural anthropology, and whether or not anthropology is the best home for archaeology. Parmentier, eds. While the contributors are not in full agreement with one another, their critiques all diverge from "official" definitions of anthropology as having a fixed, four-field core.

    Includes bibliographical references p. Fifty years ago, we were told a husband and children would complete us—that was about our only option. A bundle was hung along the west wall of a home or above the altar in the sacred area. Goldstein common history and spaces of relevance to one another rather than to differences.

    Goldstein common history and spaces of relevance to one another rather than to differences. While the contributors are not in full agreement with one another, their critiques all diverge from "official" definitions of anthropology as having a fixed, four-field core. That bundle was x-rayed to identify its contents. Reviews "A provocative and problematizing look at the history and present state of anthropology in the United States, a century after the 'sacred bundle' was first questioned by its patron saint and uniquely preeminent practitioner, Franz Boas. Lucy, ed. Long live the linguistic-cultural!


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Inhe was awarded the "most prestigious award in anthropology," the Franz Boas award for Exemplary Service to Anthropology by the American Anthropological Association [7] a.

The Unwrapping the Sacred Bundle book history is connected with a Sioux and Pawnee battle that occurred near the Loup River in central Nebraska in August Unabashed in their criticism of the four-field structure, they argue that North American anthropology is tainted by its roots in nineteenth-century social evolutionary thought.

That bundle was x-rayed to identify its contents. Includes bibliographical references p. You are powerful. Read an Excerpt Excerpt. Fifty years ago, we were told a husband and children would complete us—that was about our only option.

When we harness our warrior energy we are confident, clear, and bring percent Unwrapping the Sacred Bundle book ourselves to each action. It will be welcomed by anyone looking to define contemporary anthropology and chart its future course. In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Anthropological Quarterly Thus, language ideologies form the bridge between language patterns and social and cultural structure, as the socially grounded beliefs in what language is and does convert into particular patterns of use that are understandable, precisely because they fit these beliefs and the expectations they generate.

Chicago: Chicago Linguistic Society. The chapters in the present collection have been eye-opening for me in many ways: I learned a great deal not just about archaeological interests, but also about how productive collaborations are taking place and how there is some reason to believe that cultural anthropologists and archaeologists may find shared theoretical grounds for exploration in the future.

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I look forward to a potential bright future. The essayists consider the fragmented state of anthropology, its relation to other disciplines and the public sphere beyond academia, the significance of the convergence of linguistic and cultural anthropology, and whether or not anthropology is the best home for archaeology.

Today, what makes us worthy might be a beloved, our career, or even following a chosen spiritual path. I want to have lived the width of it as well. Segal is Jean M.May 05,  · Read "Unwrapping the Sacred Bundle Reflections on the Disciplining of Anthropology" by James Clifford available from Rakuten Kobo.

Lively, forceful, and impassioned, Unwrapping the Sacred Bundle is a major intervention in debates about the configurati Brand: Duke University Press. Get this from a library!

Unwrapping the sacred bundle: reflections on the disciplining of anthropology. [Daniel Alan Segal; Sylvia Junko Yanagisako;] -- Prominent archaeologists consider the effects of & the alternatives to the standard four-field structure of their discipline, which is based on the integration of archaeology & biological.

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Lively, forceful, and impassioned, Unwrapping the Sacred Bundle is a major intervention in debates about the configuration of the discipline of anthropology. In the essays brought together in this provocative collection5/5(2).pdf. Dan Segal and Sylvia Yanagisako’s collection, Unwrapping the Sacred Bundle: Reflections on the Disciplining of Anthropology, is just one text calling for cul-tural anthropologists to unbind themselves from the objects and epistemologies of biological anthropology.

Unwrapping the sacred bundle : reflections on the disciplining of anthropology

That text can also be read as an echo of the s.Unwrapping the Sacred Bundle book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Lively, forceful, and impassioned, Unwrapping the Sacred Bund /5.Mar 06, ebook “Reviewing this book was a pleasure.

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