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Anthropology of Our Times

An Edited Anthology in Public Anthropology

  • Sindre Bangstad

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Back Matter
    Pages 209-216

About this book

Introduction

This anthology represents the culmination of a series of public discussions with some of the leading international anthropologists of today —organized by the editor, Sindre Bangstad—at the House of Literature in Oslo, Norway. Thus, it provides fresh and original insights into the lives and work of these leading scholars. It features conversations with Didier Fassin, Angelique Haugerud, Ruben Andersson, Claudio Lomnitz, David Price, Magnus Marsden, Richard Ashby Wilson, and Parvis Ghassem-Fachandi, in addition to an introduction by Sindre Bangstad and a preface by Thomas Hylland Eriksen. 

Keywords

Public anthropology South Africa Norway War On Terror Apartheid Counter-Insurgency Islamic Law Cosmopolitanism Policing Prisons Charlie Hebdo anthropology social science

Editors and affiliations

  • Sindre Bangstad
    • 1
  1. 1.KIFO, Institute For Church, Religion and Worldview ResearchVinderenNorway

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/978-1-137-53849-9
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2017
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Social Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-53848-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-53849-9
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