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The Anthropology of the State

A Reader (Blackwell Readers in Anthropology)

by Akhil Gupta

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Constitution: government & the state,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Political Science / General,
  • SOVEREIGNTY,
  • WORLD POLITICS,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • National state,
  • Political anthropology,
  • State, The

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAradhana Sharma (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages410
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8405263M
    ISBN 101405114673
    ISBN 109781405114677

    Acknowledgements. Organization of the Book. Introduction: Rethinking Theories of the State in an Age of Globalization. Part I: Theoretical Maps: The "Classics". Section Introduction. 1. Ideology and Ideological State Apparatuses (Notes Towards an Investigation): Louis Althusser. 2. Selections from the Prison Notebooks: Antonio Gramsci. 3.   The Anthropology of Islamic Law wastes a good title in pursuit of a disorganized, Islamist disinformation effort riddled with inaccuracies, falsehoods, and omissions. Cynthia Farahat, a Middle East Forum Writing Fellow and columnist for al-Maqal and al-Dustur newspapers, is currently at work on a book about the Muslim Brotherhood.

      Social control is of key concern to state leadership and is maintained through the formal methods mentioned above and informal methods such as psychological manipulation. Hegemony is the internalization of a dominant ideology (Gezen and Kottak ), which can happen through such things as the enculturation process and persuasion through.   Anthropology in the Margins of the State book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The very form and reach of the modern state /5.

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