The Resource Engaged observer : anthropology, advocacy, and activism, edited by Victoria Sanford and Asale Angel-Ajani ; foreword by Philippe Bourgois

Engaged observer : anthropology, advocacy, and activism, edited by Victoria Sanford and Asale Angel-Ajani ; foreword by Philippe Bourgois

Label
Engaged observer : anthropology, advocacy, and activism
Title
Engaged observer
Title remainder
anthropology, advocacy, and activism
Statement of responsibility
edited by Victoria Sanford and Asale Angel-Ajani ; foreword by Philippe Bourgois
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
GN33
LC item number
.E65 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sanford, Victoria
  • Angel-Ajani, Asale
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anthropology
  • Political anthropology
  • Anthropological ethics
  • Social conflict
  • Violence
  • Social advocacy
  • Social justice
Label
Engaged observer : anthropology, advocacy, and activism, edited by Victoria Sanford and Asale Angel-Ajani ; foreword by Philippe Bourgois
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Excavations of the heart : reflections on truth, memory, and structures of understanding / Victoria Sanford -- Scholarship, advocacy, and the politics of engagement in Burma (Myanmar) / Monique Skidmore -- War and the nature of ultimate things : an essay on the study of postwar cultures / Roberta Culbertson -- Expert witness : notes toward revisiting the politics of listening / Asale Angel-Ajani -- Moral chronologies : generation and popular memory in a Palestinian refugee camp / John Collins -- "In our beds and our graves" : revealing the politics of pleasure and pain in the time of AIDS / Michael J. Bosia -- Portrait of a paramilitary ; putting a human face on the Colombian conflict / Aldo Civico -- Fratricidal war or ethnocidal strategy? : women's experience with political violence in Chiapas / R. Aída Hernández Castillo -- Indigenous women and gendered resistance in the wake of acteal : a feminist activist research perspective / Shannon Speed -- It's a hard place to be a revolutionary woman : finding peace and justice in postwar El Salvador / Irina Carlota Silber -- Perils and promises of engaged anthropology : historical transitions and ethnographic dilemmas / Kay B. Warren -- Knowledge in the service of a vision : politically engaged anthropology / Dana-Ain Davis
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 254 p.
Isbn
9780813538914
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060056 54
Other control number
  • 9780813538914
  • 9780813538921
System control number
(OCoLC)64289071
Label
Engaged observer : anthropology, advocacy, and activism, edited by Victoria Sanford and Asale Angel-Ajani ; foreword by Philippe Bourgois
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Excavations of the heart : reflections on truth, memory, and structures of understanding / Victoria Sanford -- Scholarship, advocacy, and the politics of engagement in Burma (Myanmar) / Monique Skidmore -- War and the nature of ultimate things : an essay on the study of postwar cultures / Roberta Culbertson -- Expert witness : notes toward revisiting the politics of listening / Asale Angel-Ajani -- Moral chronologies : generation and popular memory in a Palestinian refugee camp / John Collins -- "In our beds and our graves" : revealing the politics of pleasure and pain in the time of AIDS / Michael J. Bosia -- Portrait of a paramilitary ; putting a human face on the Colombian conflict / Aldo Civico -- Fratricidal war or ethnocidal strategy? : women's experience with political violence in Chiapas / R. Aída Hernández Castillo -- Indigenous women and gendered resistance in the wake of acteal : a feminist activist research perspective / Shannon Speed -- It's a hard place to be a revolutionary woman : finding peace and justice in postwar El Salvador / Irina Carlota Silber -- Perils and promises of engaged anthropology : historical transitions and ethnographic dilemmas / Kay B. Warren -- Knowledge in the service of a vision : politically engaged anthropology / Dana-Ain Davis
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 254 p.
Isbn
9780813538914
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060056 54
Other control number
  • 9780813538914
  • 9780813538921
System control number
(OCoLC)64289071

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