Dialectical Anthropology

, Volume 23, Issue 2, pp 111–129

Consuming the Maya

  • K. Anne Pyburn

DOI: 10.1023/A:1006903830430

Cite this article as:
Pyburn, K.A. Dialectical Anthropology (1998) 23: 111. doi:10.1023/A:1006903830430


(T)he problem is a failure to be conscious of essentialism, whether it springs from the assumptions with which we approach our subjects or the goals that motivate our writing.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Anne Pyburn
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of AnthropologyIndiana UniversityBloomington