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Power and its disguises : anthropological perspectives on politics, John Gledhill

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Power and its disguises : anthropological perspectives on politics
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Power and its disguises
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anthropological perspectives on politics
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John Gledhill
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Anthropology, culture, and society
Power and its disguises : anthropological perspectives on politics, John Gledhill
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Power and its disguises : anthropological perspectives on politics, John Gledhill
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt18fs65g
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-258) and index
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  • ""Contents""; ""PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION""; ""1. Locating the political: a political anthropology for today ""; ""How not to use the West as a point of departure ""; ""The distinctiveness of the modern state ""; ""Wider implications of historical discontinuity ""; ""Political anthropology reconstituted ""; ""2. The origins and limits of coercive power: the anthropology of stateless societies ""; ""The externalization of the political as the negation of power ""; ""Sexual politics in stateless societies ""; ""Civilization, mother of barbarism ""
  • ""'Stateless societies' under the modern state """"3. From hierarchy to surveillance: the politics of agrarian civilizations and the rise of the Western national state ""; ""Political systems in theories of European development ""; ""A specifically European dynamic? ""; ""Agrarian civilization outside Europe ""; ""4. The political anthropology of colonialism: a study of domination and resistance ""; ""Structural- functionalist political anthropology as a child of its time ""; ""The colonial process as an object of analysis ""; ""Cracks in the structures: the anthropology of resistance ""
  • ""5. Post- colonial states: legacies of history and pressures of modernity """"Regime variation in post- independence Africa ""; ""Deep politics: the state and civil society ""; ""Power relations in the shadow state ""; ""'Democratization' in Latin America ""; ""Mexico: democratization versus the shadow state and militarization ""; ""Indigenous peoples and the state in Mexico and Guatemala ""; ""6. From macro- structure to micro- process: anthropological analysis of political practice ""; ""Getting at structure through events ""; ""Politics as the activity of political men ""
  • ""The autonomy of the political field and its symbolic practices """"Insidious strategies of power ""; ""7. Political process and global disorder : perspectives on contemporary conflict and violence ""; ""Expanding capitalism, declining empires ""; ""Cultural globalization and power ""; ""From the fantasies of Senderology to the roots of political violence in Peru ""; ""Sri Lanka: constructing new orders through violence ""; ""8. Society against the modern state? The politics of social movements ""; ""Social movements theory: the need for scepticism ""; ""Alternative Modernities ""
  • ""Cultural politics and political constructions of culture """"Popular politics and the politicization of gender ""; ""9. Anthropology and politics: commitment, responsibility and the academy ""; ""The politics of anthropological knowledge production: some initial ""; ""Acting on the basis of knowledge ""; ""Commitment at the grassroots ""; ""From knowledge to wisdom? ""; ""Power and its disguises ""; ""Bibliography ""; ""Index""; ""AbélÃ?s, M., ""; "" 20-1""; "" 145-7""; ""academic politics 220-1""; ""advocacy and participation, possible forms of 236-7""; ""agrarian civilizations""
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