The Resource Ghosts of memory : essays on remembrance and relatedness, edited by Janet Carsten

Ghosts of memory : essays on remembrance and relatedness, edited by Janet Carsten

Label
Ghosts of memory : essays on remembrance and relatedness
Title
Ghosts of memory
Title remainder
essays on remembrance and relatedness
Statement of responsibility
edited by Janet Carsten
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
GN487
LC item number
.G56 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carsten, Janet
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kinship
  • Memory
Label
Ghosts of memory : essays on remembrance and relatedness, edited by Janet Carsten
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Essays ... originally presented at a conference on 'Kinship and Memory in Anthropology and Beyond', held at the University of Edinburgh in December 2004"--Ack
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : ghosts of memory / Janet Carsten -- Ruins and ghosts : the domestic uncanny and the materialisation of Anglo-Indian genealogies in Kharagpur / Laura Bear -- Enlivened memories : recalling absence and loss in Mongolia / Rebecca Empson -- Connections and disconnections of memory and kinship in narratives of adoption reunions in Scotland / Janet Carsten -- Memories of movement and the stillness of place : kinship memory in the Polish highlands / Frances Pine -- Moving on? : generating homes in the future for displaced northern Muslims in Sri Lanka / Sharika Thiranagama -- Belonging to what? : Jewish mixed kinship and historical disruption in twentieth-century Europe / Stephan Feuchtwang -- Threading time in the biographies of London sex workers / Sophie Day -- Kinship, memory, and time in the lives of HIV/AIDS : patients in a North American city / Veena Das and Lori Leonard -- The cares of Alice Alder : recuperating kinship and history in Switzerland / Michael Lambek
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 253 p.
Isbn
9781405154239
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060347 33
System control number
  • (OCoLC)74353752
  • (OCoLC)74353752
Label
Ghosts of memory : essays on remembrance and relatedness, edited by Janet Carsten
Publication
Note
"Essays ... originally presented at a conference on 'Kinship and Memory in Anthropology and Beyond', held at the University of Edinburgh in December 2004"--Ack
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : ghosts of memory / Janet Carsten -- Ruins and ghosts : the domestic uncanny and the materialisation of Anglo-Indian genealogies in Kharagpur / Laura Bear -- Enlivened memories : recalling absence and loss in Mongolia / Rebecca Empson -- Connections and disconnections of memory and kinship in narratives of adoption reunions in Scotland / Janet Carsten -- Memories of movement and the stillness of place : kinship memory in the Polish highlands / Frances Pine -- Moving on? : generating homes in the future for displaced northern Muslims in Sri Lanka / Sharika Thiranagama -- Belonging to what? : Jewish mixed kinship and historical disruption in twentieth-century Europe / Stephan Feuchtwang -- Threading time in the biographies of London sex workers / Sophie Day -- Kinship, memory, and time in the lives of HIV/AIDS : patients in a North American city / Veena Das and Lori Leonard -- The cares of Alice Alder : recuperating kinship and history in Switzerland / Michael Lambek
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 253 p.
Isbn
9781405154239
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060347 33
System control number
  • (OCoLC)74353752
  • (OCoLC)74353752

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