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The Resource The Challenge Of Epistemology : Anthropological Perspectives

The Challenge Of Epistemology : Anthropological Perspectives

Label
The Challenge Of Epistemology : Anthropological Perspectives
Title
The Challenge Of Epistemology
Title remainder
Anthropological Perspectives
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Epistemology poses particular problems for anthropologists whose task it is to understand manifold ways of being human. Through their work, anthropologists often encounter people whose ideas concerning the nature and foundations of knowledge are at odds with their own. Going right to the heart of anthropological theory and method, this volume discusses issues that have vexed practicing anthropologists for a long time. The authors are by no means in agreement with one another as to where the answers might lie. Some are primarily concerned with the clarity and theoretical utility of analytical
Cataloging source
MHW
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1947-
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Toren, Christina
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Pina-Cabral, João de
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  • Anthropology
  • Anthropology
  • Social epistemology
  • Knowledge, Theory of
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Anthropology
  • Anthropology
  • Knowledge, Theory of
  • Social epistemology
  • Erkenntnistheorie
  • Ethnologie
  • Philosophische Anthropologie
Label
The Challenge Of Epistemology : Anthropological Perspectives
Instantiates
Publication
Authorization
The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK).
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The challenge of epistemology / Christina Toren, João de Pina-Cabral -- Answering Daimā's question: the ontogeny of an anthropological epistemology in eighteenth-century Scotland / Peter Gow -- Phenomenological psychoanalysis: the epistemology of ethnographic field research / Jadran Mimica -- Plural modernity: changing modern institutional forms: disciplines and nation-states / Filipe Carreira da Silva, Mónica Brito Vieira -- Ontography and alterity: defining anthropological truth / Martin Holbraad -- Exchanging skin: making a science of the relation between Bolivip and Barth / Tony Crook -- An Afro-Brazilian theory of the creative process: an essay in anthropological symmetrization / Marcio Goldman -- Intersubjectivity as epistemology / Christina Toren -- Can anthropology make valid generalizations? feelings of belonging in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest / Susana de Matos Viegas -- The all-or-nothing syndrome and the human condition / João de Pina-Cabral -- Evidence in socio-cultural anthropology: limits and options for epistemological orientations / Andre Gingrich -- Strange tales from the road: a lesson learned in an epistemology for anthropology / Yoshinobu Ota -- Epistemology and ethics: perspectives from Africa / Henrietta L. Moore
Control code
ocn871775386
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (228 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Legal Deposit;
Isbn
9781306689885
Lccn
2011036055
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j29sc
Physical access
Only available on premises controlled by the deposit library and to one user at any one time;
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)871775386
Terms governing use
Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force.
Label
The Challenge Of Epistemology : Anthropological Perspectives
Publication
Authorization
The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK).
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The challenge of epistemology / Christina Toren, João de Pina-Cabral -- Answering Daimā's question: the ontogeny of an anthropological epistemology in eighteenth-century Scotland / Peter Gow -- Phenomenological psychoanalysis: the epistemology of ethnographic field research / Jadran Mimica -- Plural modernity: changing modern institutional forms: disciplines and nation-states / Filipe Carreira da Silva, Mónica Brito Vieira -- Ontography and alterity: defining anthropological truth / Martin Holbraad -- Exchanging skin: making a science of the relation between Bolivip and Barth / Tony Crook -- An Afro-Brazilian theory of the creative process: an essay in anthropological symmetrization / Marcio Goldman -- Intersubjectivity as epistemology / Christina Toren -- Can anthropology make valid generalizations? feelings of belonging in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest / Susana de Matos Viegas -- The all-or-nothing syndrome and the human condition / João de Pina-Cabral -- Evidence in socio-cultural anthropology: limits and options for epistemological orientations / Andre Gingrich -- Strange tales from the road: a lesson learned in an epistemology for anthropology / Yoshinobu Ota -- Epistemology and ethics: perspectives from Africa / Henrietta L. Moore
Control code
ocn871775386
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (228 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Legal Deposit;
Isbn
9781306689885
Lccn
2011036055
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j29sc
Physical access
Only available on premises controlled by the deposit library and to one user at any one time;
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)871775386
Terms governing use
Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force.

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