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The Resource The anthropology of the state : a reader, edited by Aradhana Sharma and Akhil Gupta

The anthropology of the state : a reader, edited by Aradhana Sharma and Akhil Gupta

Label
The anthropology of the state : a reader
Title
The anthropology of the state
Title remainder
a reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Aradhana Sharma and Akhil Gupta
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This innovative reader brings together classic theoretical texts and cutting-edge ethnographic analyses of specific state institutions, practices, and processes and outlines an anthropological framework for rethinking future study of 'the state'
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
GN492
LC item number
.A54 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sharma, Aradhana
  • Gupta, Akhil
Series statement
Blackwell readers in anthropology
Series volume
9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political anthropology
  • State, The
  • Nation-state
  • Sovereignty
  • World politics
Label
The anthropology of the state : a reader, edited by Aradhana Sharma and Akhil Gupta
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Governmentality
  • Michel Foucault
  • Governing 'advanced' liberal democracies
  • Nikolas Rose
  • Society, economy, and the state effect
  • Timothy Mitchell
  • Finding the man in the state
  • Wendy Brown
  • Blurred boundaries : the discourse of corruption, the culture of politics, and the imagined state
  • Akhil Gupta
  • Bureaucracy
  • Cities, people, and language
  • James C. Scott
  • The anti-politics machine
  • James Ferguson
  • Making war at home in the United States : militarization and the current Crisis
  • Catherine Lutz
  • Cultural logics of belonging and movement : transnationalism, naturalization, and US immigration politics
  • Susan Bibler Coutin
  • The Public/private mirage : mapping homes and undomesticating violence work in the South Asian Immigrant community
  • Anannya Bhattacharjee
  • Max Weber
  • Popular culture and the state
  • Stuart Hall
  • The banality of power and the aesthetics of vulgarity in the postcolony
  • Achille Mbembe
  • State and civil society
  • Antonio Gramsci
  • Ideology and ideological state apparatuses (notes towards an investigation)
  • Louis Althusser
  • Notes on the difficulty of studying the state
  • Philip Abrabs
Control code
ocm60393486
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
x, 410 p.
Isbn
9781405114677
Lccn
2005013799
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The anthropology of the state : a reader, edited by Aradhana Sharma and Akhil Gupta
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Governmentality
  • Michel Foucault
  • Governing 'advanced' liberal democracies
  • Nikolas Rose
  • Society, economy, and the state effect
  • Timothy Mitchell
  • Finding the man in the state
  • Wendy Brown
  • Blurred boundaries : the discourse of corruption, the culture of politics, and the imagined state
  • Akhil Gupta
  • Bureaucracy
  • Cities, people, and language
  • James C. Scott
  • The anti-politics machine
  • James Ferguson
  • Making war at home in the United States : militarization and the current Crisis
  • Catherine Lutz
  • Cultural logics of belonging and movement : transnationalism, naturalization, and US immigration politics
  • Susan Bibler Coutin
  • The Public/private mirage : mapping homes and undomesticating violence work in the South Asian Immigrant community
  • Anannya Bhattacharjee
  • Max Weber
  • Popular culture and the state
  • Stuart Hall
  • The banality of power and the aesthetics of vulgarity in the postcolony
  • Achille Mbembe
  • State and civil society
  • Antonio Gramsci
  • Ideology and ideological state apparatuses (notes towards an investigation)
  • Louis Althusser
  • Notes on the difficulty of studying the state
  • Philip Abrabs
Control code
ocm60393486
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
x, 410 p.
Isbn
9781405114677
Lccn
2005013799
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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