Perilous States : Conversations on Culture, Politics and Nation (Book, 1994) [WorldCat.org]
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Perilous States : Conversations on Culture, Politics and Nation

Author: George E Marcus
Publisher: Univ Chicago Press, 1994.
Series: Late Editions: Cultural Studies for the End of the Century.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first volume of "Late Editions" presents conversations between American scholars, most of whom are anthropologists, and individuals situated amidst political and social upheaval with whom they  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George E Marcus
ISBN: 0226504476 9780226504476
OCLC Number: 59916558
Description: 360 unnumbered pages : 18 illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1 Introduction to the Series and to Volume 1, George E. Marcus 2 Dirges for Soviets Passed, Bruce Grant 3 Returning to Eastern Europe, Kathryn Milun 4 Six to Eight Characters in Search of Armenian Society amidst the Carnivalization of History, Michael M. J. Fischer and Stella Grigorian 5 Two Urban Shamans: Unmasking Leadership in Fin-de-Soviet Siberia, Marjorie Mandelstam Balzer 6 Racism and the Formation of a Romani Ethnic Leader, Sam Beck 7 Working through the Other: The Jewish, Spanish, Turkish, Iranian, Ukrainian, Lithuanian, and German Unconscious of Polish Culture; or, One Hand Clapping: Dialogue, Silences, and the Mourning of Polish Romanticism, Michael M. J. Fischer and Leszek Koczanowicz 8 Greek Woman in the Europe of 1992: Brokers of European Cargoes and the Logic of the West, Eleni Papagaroufali and Nia Georges 9 Illicit Discourse, Douglas R. Holmes 10 The Outlaw State and the Lone Rangers, Julie Taylor 11 A Terrible Commitment: Balancing the Tribes in South African National Culture, David B. Coplan 12 A Preview of Volume 2 (1994): Reflections on Fieldwork in Alameda, Paul Rabinow
Series Title: Late Editions: Cultural Studies for the End of the Century.
Responsibility: George E. Marcus.

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