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Culture Trumps Scientific Fact

‘Race’ in US American Language

Augustine Agwuele

. “ Racisms .” Pp. 3 – 17 in Anatomy of Racism , ed. David T. Goldberg . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . Appiah , Kwame A. 1992 . In My Father’s House: Africa in the Philosophy of Culture . New York : Oxford University Press

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Anna Bara and Sveta Yamin-Pasternak

publications on Chukotka and Russian Arctic (a total of eighty-nine published between 1979 and2015). Of the former, one captures her core philosophy and lists the annotated references to the key pieces of legislation that focus on resolving the current land

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Overcoming the Quantity-Quality Divide in Economic Anthropology

Sandy Ross, Mario Schmidt, and Ville Koskinen

Georg Simmel’s ([1907] 2011: 195–196) The Philosophy of Money : “The unity of the sum of money that is paid for an object incorporates the values of all the elements of its uses, extending perhaps over a long period of time, as well as the particular

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Stephan Dudeck

Siberian bear ceremonial traditions with a screening of Lennart Meri’s famous film on the Khanty bear ceremony, The Sons of Torum ( Meri 1989 ). At the core of Khanty and Forest Nenets culture is the philosophy of the bear. There is no clear boundary

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Marilyn Strathern

kinspersons as more or less self-contained beings. The distinction is found in modern philosophy where it has its own complex trajectory, but from which I retain a simple difference between the relativity of internal relations (relations and relata being

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The Anti-Help

Accusations, Mutual Help and the Containment of Ugly Feelings in the Gusii Highlands, Kenya

Teodor Zidaru-Bărbulescu

, are not unheard of in the anthropology and philosophy of the twentieth century ( Wilce 2009: 157 ). By contrast, the accusations that feature in Nyakongo's exposition not only go beyond the issue of witchcraft but are voiced in a register that

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The Incredible Edible Movement

People Power, Adaptation, and Challenges in Rennes (France) and Montreal (Canada)

Giulia Giacchè and Lya Porto

by IE. In Rennes, there is another association, Jardins (ou) Verts, that aims to promote permaculture philosophy, nature, and agriculture within the city. The president of this association was one of the first to be interested in the IE movement. He

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A General Introduction

Roxana Moroşanu and Felix Ringel

, Evangelical, and Punctuated Time . American Ethnologist 34 ( 3 ): 409 – 21 . 10.1525/ae.2007.34.3.409 Harvey , D. 1990 . The Condition of Postmodernity . Oxford : Blackwell . Serres , M. 1982 . Hermes: Literature, Science, Philosophy

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Thomas Hylland Eriksen

to social change and often speak each other’s language when they meet, as a polite gesture. There are other traditions of cosmopolitan politesse as well, which have arisen independently of European social philosophy and social organisation, and I

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Weapons for Witnessing

American Street Preaching and the Rhythms of War

Kyle Byron

rhythmanalysis, the study of spatiality and temporality must proceed in tandem through the examination of rhythms, that is, the form of cyclical and linear movements through time and space. Part process philosophy, part Marxist critique, and part embodied