Book 2015

Rethinking Ethnography in Central Europe

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ISBN: 978-1-349-57126-0 (Print) 978-1-137-52449-2 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vii

  2. Introduction: On Rethinking Ethnography in Central Europe: Toward Cosmopolitan Anthropologies in the “Peripheries”

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      Pages 1-20

      Introduction: On Rethinking Ethnography in Central Europe: Toward Cosmopolitan Anthropologies in the “Peripheries”

  3. Mobilities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 21-21

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      Pages 23-40

      Othering the Self: National Identity and Social Class in Mobile Lives

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      Pages 41-57

      Renegotiating Symbolic Capital, Status, and Knowledge: Polish Physicians in Sweden

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      Pages 59-73

      Mobile Entrepreneurs: Transnational Vietnamese in the Czech Republic

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      Pages 75-88

      Pavlivka Iodine Spring Water: Transnational Entrepreneurship in Post-Transition Contexts

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      Pages 89-111

      Giving Birth in Berlin: Reproductive Experiences of Polish Migrant Women

  4. Contesting Transition: Activisms and Expert Knowledge

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 113-113

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      Pages 115-130

      New Urban Activism in Slovakia: The Case of Banská Bystrica

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      Pages 131-145

      Feminist and Queer Sex Therapy: The Ethnography of Expert Knowledge of Sexuality in Poland

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      Pages 147-171

      Civil Society and EU Integration of Serbia: Toward a Historical Anthropology of Globalizing Postsocialist Europe

  5. Postsocialist Modernities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 173-173

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      Pages 175-193

      On the Road: Polish Modernization from the Perspective of the Anthropology of the Motorway

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      Pages 195-215

      Ethnography of Postsocialist Rural Change: Social Memory, Modernity, Local Empowerment, and Internal Displacement

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      Pages 217-239

      Dalai-Lamaism: An Orientalist Construction of Postsocialist Consciousness

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      Pages 241-245

      Afterword

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 247-267