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Cities, classes, and the social order

Author: Anthony Leeds; Roger Sanjek
Publisher: Ithaca ; London : Cornell University Press, 1994.
Series: Anthropology of contemporary issues.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume brings together nine conceptual and theoretical essays by the influential anthropologist, Anthony Leeds (1925-1989), whose pioneering work in the anthropology of complex societies was  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Leeds; Roger Sanjek
ISBN: 0801481686 9780801481680
OCLC Number: 443149466
Description: xiii, 272 str. : ilustr. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Preface by Roger SanjekAnthony Leeds: Life and WorkThe Life of Anthony Leeds: Unity in Diversityby R. Timothy SieberThe Holistic Anthropology of Anthony Leedsby Roger SanjekCities [poem]Cities in History1. Cities and Countryside in Anthropology2 Towns and Villages in Society: Hierarchies of Order and CauseThe FMI Helps Portugal [poem]The Green Eye of Xerox in the Tropics [poem]Casal Ventoso . . . [poem]3. Mythos and Pathos: Some Unpleasantries on Peasantries4. Economic-Social Changes and the Future of the Middle Class5. Some Problems in the Analysis of Class and the Social Order6. Marx, Class, and PowerWhen the Gulls Fly, the Tempest Comes [poem]Sao Martinho [poem]Betrayals [poem]Localities in Urban Systems7. Locality Power in Relation to Supralocal Power Institutions8. The Anthropology of Cities: Some Methodological IssuesBibliographyIndex
Series Title: Anthropology of contemporary issues.
Responsibility: Anthony Leeds ; edited by Roger Sanjek.

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