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Title Why America's top pundits are wrong : anthropologists talk back / edited by Catherine Besteman and Hugh Gusterson
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (282 pages)
Series California series in public anthropology ; 13
California series in public anthropology ; 13
Contents Seven deadly sins of Samuel Huntington / Hugh Gusterson -- Samuel Huntington, meet the Nuer : kinship, local knowledge, and the clash of civilizations / Keith Brown -- Haunted by the imaginations of the past : Robert Kaplan's Balkan Ghosts / Tone Bringa -- Why I disagree with Robert Kaplan / Catherine Besteman -- Globalization and Thomas Friedman / Angelique Haugerud -- On the Lexus and the Olive Tree, by Thomas L. Friedman / Ellen Hertz and Laura Nader -- Extrastate globalization of the illicit / Carolyn Nordstrom -- Class politics and scavenger anthropology in Dinesh D'Souza's Virtue of Prosperity / Kath Weston -- Sex on the brain : A Natural History of Rape and the dubious doctrines of evolutionary psychology / Stefan Helmreich and Heather Paxson -- Anthropology and The Bell Curve / Jonathan Marks
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-266) and index
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Subject Communication and society.
Common fallacies.
Communication in anthropology.
Communication -- Political aspects.
Mass media and anthropology.
Form Electronic book
Author Besteman, Catherine Lowe.
Gusterson, Hugh.
LC no. 2004014201
ISBN 0520938488 (electronic bk.)
9780520938489 (electronic bk.)
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(paperback; alk. paper)
(hbk. ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)