Search Results

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 12 items for :

  • "cultural values" x
  • Open access x
Clear All
Open access

Zooming in on COVID

The Intimacies of Screens, Homes and Learning Hierarchies

Adam Roth, Niroshnee Ranjan, Grace King, Shamim Homayun, Rebecca Hendershott, and Simone Dennis

the structurally, hierarchically distinct positions of ‘teacher’ and ‘learner’. Each experienced and encountered the institution from a particular structurally given position that enabled differential access to cultural values, practices, narratives

Open access

Whose Reality Counts?

Emergent Dalitbahujan Anthropologists

Reddi Sekhara Yalamala

were Indian peoples’ ideas. India experienced two centuries of British regulation of its cultural values and the imposition of foreign values with Dalitbahujans often the target of this regulation. For example, the British conceptualised the body

Open access

Hege Høyer Leivestad and Johanna Markkula

life” ( Narotzky and Besnier 2014: 54–55 ). We insist here on an understanding of “the economy” that puts social relations, cultural values, and meaning-making practices front and center in studying the production and reproduction of global capitalism

Open access

The ‘Frame’ at Adab

American Archaeological Misbehaviour in Late Ottoman Iraq (1899–1905)

Jameel Haque

objects of cultural value out of the Ottoman Empire. As noted above, between 1899 and 1905, both American archaeological sites in Ottoman Iraq were scrutinised and regulated by the Ottoman government. The conflict between Ottoman regulators and American

Open access

The Pope's Public Reason

A Religious yet Public Case for Welcoming Refugees

Aurélia Bardon

welcome refugees; that terrorists were hiding among them, thus letting refugees into Europe was a serious threat to security; and that the religious or cultural values and practices of these refugees were incompatible with European culture. Such claims are

Open access

Experiencing Graduated Intimacies during Lockdown (Fengcheng)

A Reflexive and Comparative Approach to the COVID-19 Pandemic in Urban China

Junjie Chen

cultural values, hegemonic government policies, evolving social differences (embodied through power, wealth and connections), as well as national and transnational geo-biopolitics – at the local, national and global levels. Linking ethnographic comparisons

Open access

Hinemihi o te Ao Tawhito

How a Māori Meeting House in England cultivated relationships and understanding

Michael Upchurch

development for Māori self-determination? Will we see other former colonial institutions take the decolonizing lead from the National Trust? Cultural value is not static; new and different values can be derived from Hinemihi' s carvings being back with her

Open access

The Anthropologist's Video Camera as Stage

Forced Displacement and Production of Audio-visual Witnessing in Northern Sudan

Valerie Hänsch

male-dominated. Men would approach a camera quite differently than women, who, according to social norms and cultural values, are expected to act in a modest way. This means that affordances are not to be reduced to the function of an object. Graeme

Open access

Amy Binning

boat. That the philosophy and religion and cultural values that would lead to these kind of outputs … something was wrong, something was deeply flawed. So that led to an exploration, starting into Asian philosophies. (Interview, 25 August 2016) Ray

Open access

Eleanor Sterling, Tamara Ticktin, Tē Kipa Kepa Morgan, Georgina Cullman, Diana Alvira, Pelika Andrade, Nadia Bergamini, Erin Betley, Kate Burrows, Sophie Caillon, Joachim Claudet, Rachel Dacks, Pablo Eyzaguirre, Chris Filardi, Nadav Gazit, Christian Giardina, Stacy Jupiter, Kealohanuiopuna Kinney, Joe McCarter, Manuel Mejia, Kanoe Morishige, Jennifer Newell, Lihla Noori, John Parks, Pua’ala Pascua, Ashwin Ravikumar, Jamie Tanguay, Amanda Sigouin, Tina Stege, Mark Stege, and Alaka Wali

society. The “traditional economy,” as it has come to be called in Vanuatu, is governed by shared cultural values and rules that dictate control over available resources ( Regenvanu 2010 ). Unlike the economy valued in monetary terms, there are imposed