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Published: 10 February 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392699-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9269-9
... (1) Research, Reform, and Racial Uplift Playing Dead Twice in the Road (version d) Once a fox heard a rabbit had outwitted a wolf. He decided not to be friends to her any more. But Mis’ Rabbit came...
Published: 05 June 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395409-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9540-9
... ONE Major Contributions to Socio log i cal Th eory and Research on Empire, 1830s– Present george steinmetz INTRODUCTION: A HIDDEN GENEALOGY Sociologists have analyzed empires throughout the entire...
Published: 19 July 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395478-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9547-8
... E I G HT MERRILL SINGER Medical Anthropology and Public Policy Using Research to Change the World from What It Is to What We Believe It Should Be A nation that continues year after year ro spend more money on military...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373605-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7360-5
... in government research and museum activities. ...
Published: 03 December 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389194-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8919-4
... finisher, sport teeth-revealing smiles (see figure 5.2). The Modern Girl Around the World Research Group has identified this full-smile look as a defining feature of Mod- ern Girl representations the world over. Interwar advertisements for toothpaste and other toiletries, and publicity photos of film stars...
Published: 02 June 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386117-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8611-7
... fieldwork in culturally circumscribed areas, usually in the countryside. Ethnology seemed the discipline most suited to deal with the heritage of the regions of France. As researchers who shared the lives of those they studied, they were good at acquiring what Cli√ord Geertz called local...
Published: 01 September 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387107-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8710-7
... investigative methods and techniques, as well as a con- tinual attentiveness in relation to the production of data and multiple in- tervening factors. A researcher possessing only a general training in an- thropology or ethnology will face enormous di≈culties in assembling the ethnographic data needed to...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397311-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9731-1
... a subject of research and dissent in mainland academic circles. More recent publications on Miao history have continued to debate the mean• ing of the "San Miao" phrase itself as well as its relation to present-day Miao (He 1991; Lu 1987 [1934]; Ma 1988; Zhang 1989).2 Conjecture over the...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398912-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9891-2
... equivocations in the representability of Ireland and the Irish. To be sure, Dracula also has its roots in other modes of Victorian travel writing, the more so since Transylvania came to Stoker secondhand through the painstaking library research that often characterized his writings, packed with odd...
Published: 06 March 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384618-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8461-8
... important effects. If nothing else, resisting the closure typical of science is, here, a small victory. Despite the evidently thorough research and analysis undertaken by Buñuel and his crew, the film profits little in terms of coherence or au- thority. In short, the difficult work involved in planning...
Published: 29 October 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386315-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8631-5
..., Ethnological Researches, Based upon the Ancient Monuments, Paintings, Sculptures, and Crania of Races, and upon their Natural, Geographical, Philological, and Biblical History.Over700pageslong and drawing on the work of dozens...
Published: 01 September 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387107-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8710-7
... grasped through the study of texts based on The Ethnologist and the Architect 265 long-term ethnological research. Nonetheless, it was the architect’s task to find a place and meaning for them in his building project. This transition from ethnology to architecture...
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... Sociological Research cas Community Analysis Section cats Civil A√airs Training Schools cia Central Intelligence Agency ciaa O≈ce of the Coordinator of Inter-American A√airs coi Coordinator of Information eaeib East-Asiatic Economics Investigation Bureau...
Published: 23 March 2011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9357-3
... University of California, Riverside. Bien Chiang is an associate research fellow at the Institute of Ethnology, Academia Sinica, Taiwan. Nola Cooke is a visiting fellow at the College of Asia and the Pacific, The Australian National University. Jean DeBernardi is a professor of anthropology at...
Published: 01 September 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387107-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8710-7
..., who served as governor general of French West Africa from 1931 to 1937, played a decisive role in founding research institutions in the colonies. In 1937 he set up the French Institute of Black Africa (Institut Français d’Afrique Noire; ifan); and in 1942, when he was in the Ministry of the...
Published: 01 September 2005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8710-7
... Os intelectuais e a invenção do peronismo na Argentina (1997). joão pacheco de oliveira teaches ethnology in the Graduate Program in Social Anthropology at the Museu Nacional, Federal University of Rio de Jan- eiro. He is a researcher for the Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e...
Published: 01 September 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387107-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8710-7
... reference to (Museu de Etnologia do Ultramar de ‘‘native’’ South Africans, 282 Lisboa), 67 Kanak, 5, 25, 263–75; Agency for the Local knowledge, 253, 255–56 Development of Culture; 6, 263, 267, London School of Economics (lse), 276 n.3; ethnological research on, 141, 143, 151, 153–55, 161...
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387794-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8779-4
... worked to keep the colonial empire out of German hands in the years of the war, little ethnological research work in France d’Outre-Mer was possible. But, as much as possible, colonial politics carried on. Eric Jennings’s Vichy in the Tropics has shown that the Vichy authorities in many parts of the...
Published: 01 January 1995
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9795-3
... "The Micronesians of Yap and Their Depopulation" (with William Stevens, Nathaniel Kidder, and Edward Hunt). Pacific Science Board, National Research Council, and Peabody Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Mimeo. 1953 "Yap Kinship Terminology and Kin Groups." American Anthropologist 5Y...
Published: 30 August 2007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9040-4
... Research, ed. Norman Denzin and Yvonna Lincoln (London: Sage, 2005); and “Uncharted Territories: An Experiment in Finding Missing Cul- tural Pieces,” ed. Orvar Lofgren, special issue, Ethnologia Europea: Journal of European Ethnology 1, no. 2 (2005). Many people have read or listened to...