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The Resource A companion to psychological anthropology : modernity and psychocultural change, edited by Conerly Casey and Robert B. Edgerton, (electronic resource)

A companion to psychological anthropology : modernity and psychocultural change, edited by Conerly Casey and Robert B. Edgerton, (electronic resource)

Label
A companion to psychological anthropology : modernity and psychocultural change
Title
A companion to psychological anthropology
Title remainder
modernity and psychocultural change
Statement of responsibility
edited by Conerly Casey and Robert B. Edgerton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides the first definitive overview of psychocultural anthropology: a subject that focuses on cultural, psychological, and social interrelations across cultures
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available in print version.
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
Dewey number
155.8/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN502
LC item number
.C64 2005 EBOOK
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1931-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Casey, Conerly Carole
  • Edgerton, Robert B.
  • Credo Reference (Firm)
Series statement
Blackwell companions to anthropology
Series volume
4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Ethnopsychology
Label
A companion to psychological anthropology : modernity and psychocultural change, edited by Conerly Casey and Robert B. Edgerton, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.credoreference.com/book/bkpsycanth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Part I. Sensing, feeling and knowing -- Time and consciousness / Kevin Birth -- An anthropology of emotion / Charles Lindholm -- "Effort after meaning" in everyday life / Linda C. Garro -- Culture and learning / Patricia M. Greenfield -- Dreaming in a global world / Douglas Hollan -- Memory and modernity / Jennifer Cole --
  • Part II. Language and communication -- Narrative transformations / James M. Wilce, Jr. -- Practical logic and autism / Elinor Ochs and Olga Solomon -- Disability : global languages and local lives / Susan Reynolds Whyte --
  • Part III. Ambivalence, alienation, and belonging -- Identity / Daniel T. Linger -- Self and other in an "amodern" world / A. David Napier -- Immigrant identities and emotion / Katherine Pratt Ewing -- Emotive institutions / Geoffrey M. White -- Urban fear of crime and violence in gated communities / Setha M. Low -- Race : local biology and culture in mind / Atwood D. Gaines -- Unbound subjectivities and new biomedical technologies / Margaret Lock -- Globalization, childhood, and psychological anthropology / Thomas S. Weisner and Edward D. Lowe -- Drugs and modernization / Michael Winkelman and Keith Bletzer -- Ritual practice and its discontents / Don Seeman -- Spirit possession / Erika Bourguignon -- Witchcraft and sorcery / René Devisch --
  • Part IV. Aggression, dominance, and violence -- Genocide and modernity / Alexander Laban Hinton -- Corporate violence / Howard F. Stein -- Political violence / Christopher J. Colvin -- The politics of remorse / Nancy Scheper-Hughes
Control code
9781780341026
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (44 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781780341026
Isbn Type
(online)
Other physical details
10 images, digital files.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)744290263
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00548893
  • (Credo)bkpsycanth2007
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A companion to psychological anthropology : modernity and psychocultural change, edited by Conerly Casey and Robert B. Edgerton, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.credoreference.com/book/bkpsycanth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Part I. Sensing, feeling and knowing -- Time and consciousness / Kevin Birth -- An anthropology of emotion / Charles Lindholm -- "Effort after meaning" in everyday life / Linda C. Garro -- Culture and learning / Patricia M. Greenfield -- Dreaming in a global world / Douglas Hollan -- Memory and modernity / Jennifer Cole --
  • Part II. Language and communication -- Narrative transformations / James M. Wilce, Jr. -- Practical logic and autism / Elinor Ochs and Olga Solomon -- Disability : global languages and local lives / Susan Reynolds Whyte --
  • Part III. Ambivalence, alienation, and belonging -- Identity / Daniel T. Linger -- Self and other in an "amodern" world / A. David Napier -- Immigrant identities and emotion / Katherine Pratt Ewing -- Emotive institutions / Geoffrey M. White -- Urban fear of crime and violence in gated communities / Setha M. Low -- Race : local biology and culture in mind / Atwood D. Gaines -- Unbound subjectivities and new biomedical technologies / Margaret Lock -- Globalization, childhood, and psychological anthropology / Thomas S. Weisner and Edward D. Lowe -- Drugs and modernization / Michael Winkelman and Keith Bletzer -- Ritual practice and its discontents / Don Seeman -- Spirit possession / Erika Bourguignon -- Witchcraft and sorcery / René Devisch --
  • Part IV. Aggression, dominance, and violence -- Genocide and modernity / Alexander Laban Hinton -- Corporate violence / Howard F. Stein -- Political violence / Christopher J. Colvin -- The politics of remorse / Nancy Scheper-Hughes
Control code
9781780341026
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (44 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781780341026
Isbn Type
(online)
Other physical details
10 images, digital files.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)744290263
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00548893
  • (Credo)bkpsycanth2007
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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