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By Ulf Hannerz

ISBN-10: 0745330479

ISBN-13: 9780745330471

ISBN-10: 0745330487

ISBN-13: 9780745330488

during this masterly, state-of-the-art paintings, Ulf Hannerz maps the modern social international of anthropologists and its relation to the broader global within which they bring about out their work.

Raising primary questions akin to 'What is anthropology relatively about?', 'How does the general public comprehend, or misunderstand, anthropology?' and 'What and the place do anthropologists examine now, and for whom do they write?' Hannerz invitations anthropologists to re-evaluate approximately the place their self-discipline is going.

Full of insights and sensible suggestion from Hannerz's lengthy event on the most sensible of the self-discipline, this ebook is key for all anthropologists who wish their craft to outlive and improve in a unstable global, and give a contribution to new understandings of its ever-changing variety and interconnections.

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