The Resource Subjectivity : ethnographic investigations, edited by João Biehl, Byron Good, Arthur Kleinman

Subjectivity : ethnographic investigations, edited by João Biehl, Byron Good, Arthur Kleinman

Label
Subjectivity : ethnographic investigations
Title
Subjectivity
Title remainder
ethnographic investigations
Statement of responsibility
edited by João Biehl, Byron Good, Arthur Kleinman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN345
LC item number
.S83 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Biehl, João Guilherme
  • Good, Byron
  • Kleinman, Arthur
Series statement
Ethnographic studies in subjectivity
Series volume
7.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnology
  • Ethnology
  • Subjectivity
  • Ethnopsychology
  • Medical anthropology
  • Anthropology, Cultural
  • Ethnopsychology
  • Ethnology
  • Research
  • Social Problems
Label
Subjectivity : ethnographic investigations, edited by João Biehl, Byron Good, Arthur Kleinman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • How the body speaks : illness and the lifeworld among the urban poor
  • Veena Das and Ranendra K. Das
  • Anthropological observation and self-formation
  • Paul Rabinow --
  • Introduction :
  • rethinking subjectivity
  • João Biehl, Byron Good, and Arthur Kleinman
  • Part I. Transformations in social experience and subjectivity.
  • The vanishing subject : the many faces of subjectivity
  • Amélie Oksenberg Rorty
  • The experiential basis of subjectivity : how individuals change in the context of societal transformation
  • Arthur Kleinman and Erin Fitz-Henry
  • The subject of mental illness : psychosis, mad violence, and subjectivity in Indonesia
  • Byron J. Good, Subandi, and Mary-Jo DelVecchio Good
  • The "Other" of culture in psychosis : the ex-centricity of the subject
  • Ellen Corin
  • Hoarders and scrappers : madness and the social person in the interstices of the city
  • Anne M. Lovell --
  • Part II. Political subjects.
  • Hamlet in purgatory
  • Stephen Greenblatt
  • America's transient mental illness : a brief history of the self-traumatized perpetrator
  • Allan Young
  • Violence and the politics of remorse : lessons from South Africa
  • Nancy Scheper-Hughes
  • Part III. Madness and social suffering.
  • João Biehl
  • Epilogue :
  • to live with what would otherwise be unendurable : return(s) to subjectivities
  • Michael M.J. Fischer
  • Part IV. Life technologies.
  • Whole bodies, whole persons? : cultural studies, psychoanalysis, and biology
  • Evelyn Fox Keller
  • The medical imaginary and the biotechnical embrace : subjective experiences of clinical scientists and patients
  • Mary-Jo DelVecchio Good
  • "To be freed from the infirmity of (the) age" : subjectivity, life-sustaining treatment, and palliative medicine
  • Eric L. Krakauer
  • A life : between psychiatric drugs and social abandonment
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 464 p.
Isbn
9780520247932
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060374 82
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)76183525
  • (OCoLC)76183525
Label
Subjectivity : ethnographic investigations, edited by João Biehl, Byron Good, Arthur Kleinman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • How the body speaks : illness and the lifeworld among the urban poor
  • Veena Das and Ranendra K. Das
  • Anthropological observation and self-formation
  • Paul Rabinow --
  • Introduction :
  • rethinking subjectivity
  • João Biehl, Byron Good, and Arthur Kleinman
  • Part I. Transformations in social experience and subjectivity.
  • The vanishing subject : the many faces of subjectivity
  • Amélie Oksenberg Rorty
  • The experiential basis of subjectivity : how individuals change in the context of societal transformation
  • Arthur Kleinman and Erin Fitz-Henry
  • The subject of mental illness : psychosis, mad violence, and subjectivity in Indonesia
  • Byron J. Good, Subandi, and Mary-Jo DelVecchio Good
  • The "Other" of culture in psychosis : the ex-centricity of the subject
  • Ellen Corin
  • Hoarders and scrappers : madness and the social person in the interstices of the city
  • Anne M. Lovell --
  • Part II. Political subjects.
  • Hamlet in purgatory
  • Stephen Greenblatt
  • America's transient mental illness : a brief history of the self-traumatized perpetrator
  • Allan Young
  • Violence and the politics of remorse : lessons from South Africa
  • Nancy Scheper-Hughes
  • Part III. Madness and social suffering.
  • João Biehl
  • Epilogue :
  • to live with what would otherwise be unendurable : return(s) to subjectivities
  • Michael M.J. Fischer
  • Part IV. Life technologies.
  • Whole bodies, whole persons? : cultural studies, psychoanalysis, and biology
  • Evelyn Fox Keller
  • The medical imaginary and the biotechnical embrace : subjective experiences of clinical scientists and patients
  • Mary-Jo DelVecchio Good
  • "To be freed from the infirmity of (the) age" : subjectivity, life-sustaining treatment, and palliative medicine
  • Eric L. Krakauer
  • A life : between psychiatric drugs and social abandonment
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 464 p.
Isbn
9780520247932
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060374 82
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)76183525
  • (OCoLC)76183525

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