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Title Across anthropology : troubling colonial legacies, museums, and the curatorial / edited by Margareta von Oswald and Jonas Tinius
Published Leuven (Belgium) : Leuven University Press, 2020
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Description 1 online resource (300 pages)
Summary How can we rethink anthropology beyond itself? In this book, twenty-one artists, anthropologists, and curators grapple with how anthropology has been formulated, thought, and practised elsewhere and otherwise. They do so by unfolding ethnographic case studies from Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, and Poland, and through conversations that expand these geographies and genealogies of contemporary exhibition making. This collection considers where and how anthropology is troubled, mobilised, and rendered meaningful. 'Across Anthropology' charts new ground by analysing the convergences of museums, curatorial practice, and Europe's reckoning with its colonial legacies. Situated amid resurgent debates on nationalism and identity politics, this book addresses scholars and practitioners in fields spanning the arts, social sciences, humanities, and curatorial studies
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Subject Anthropological ethics.
Anthropological museums and collections.
Postcolonialism.
Anthropological ethics
Anthropological museums and collections
Postcolonialism
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural
Form Electronic book
Author Oswald, Margareta von, editor
Tinius, Jonas, editor.
ISBN 9461663188
9789461663184