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The Resource Colonial subjects : essays on the practical history of anthropology, edited by Peter Pels and Oscar Salemink

Colonial subjects : essays on the practical history of anthropology, edited by Peter Pels and Oscar Salemink

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Colonial subjects : essays on the practical history of anthropology
Title
Colonial subjects
Title remainder
essays on the practical history of anthropology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Pels and Oscar Salemink
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
GN308
LC item number
.C66 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Pels, Peter
  • Salemink, Oscar
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  • Ethnology
  • Ethnology
  • Europe
  • Developing countries
Label
Colonial subjects : essays on the practical history of anthropology, edited by Peter Pels and Oscar Salemink
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Introduction: locating the colonial subjects of anthropology / Peter Pels and Oscar Salemink -- The fetish of civilization: sacrificial blood and monetary debt / William Pietz -- The rise and fall of the Indian Aborigines: Orientalism, Anglicism, and the emergence of an ethnology of India, 1833-1869 / Peter Pels -- The illusion of consent: language, caste, and colonial rule in India / Gloria Goodwin Raheja -- The crimes of colonialism: anthropology and the textualization of India / Nicholas B. Dirks -- Hopi snakes, Zuñi corn: early ethnography in the American southwest / Curtis M. Hinsley -- White man's flour: the politics and poetics of an anthropological discovery / Patrick Wolfe -- The making of traditional Bali: colonial ethnography and bureaucratic reproduction / Henk Schulte Nordholt -- Ethnography as martial art: ethnicizing Vietnam's Montagnards, 1930-1954 / Oscar Salemink -- Constructing racial landscapes: Africans, administrators, and anthropologists in late colonial Northern Rhodesia / Lyn Schumaker
Control code
40805412
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 364 p.
Isbn
9780472110179
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99006129
Label
Colonial subjects : essays on the practical history of anthropology, edited by Peter Pels and Oscar Salemink
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Introduction: locating the colonial subjects of anthropology / Peter Pels and Oscar Salemink -- The fetish of civilization: sacrificial blood and monetary debt / William Pietz -- The rise and fall of the Indian Aborigines: Orientalism, Anglicism, and the emergence of an ethnology of India, 1833-1869 / Peter Pels -- The illusion of consent: language, caste, and colonial rule in India / Gloria Goodwin Raheja -- The crimes of colonialism: anthropology and the textualization of India / Nicholas B. Dirks -- Hopi snakes, Zuñi corn: early ethnography in the American southwest / Curtis M. Hinsley -- White man's flour: the politics and poetics of an anthropological discovery / Patrick Wolfe -- The making of traditional Bali: colonial ethnography and bureaucratic reproduction / Henk Schulte Nordholt -- Ethnography as martial art: ethnicizing Vietnam's Montagnards, 1930-1954 / Oscar Salemink -- Constructing racial landscapes: Africans, administrators, and anthropologists in late colonial Northern Rhodesia / Lyn Schumaker
Control code
40805412
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 364 p.
Isbn
9780472110179
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99006129

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