By Jonathan Xavier Inda
This publication brings jointly more than a few anthropological writings which are encouraged by means of the French thinker Michel Foucault and look at Foucault’s contribution to present theories of modernity.
- Treats modernity as an ethnographic item via concentrating on its concrete manifestations.
- Tackles problems with wide curiosity: from colonialism and globalization to struggle, genetics, and AIDS.
- Draws on paintings from North and South the United States, Europe, Africa, and South and Southeast Asia.
- Contributors contain James Ferguson, Akhil Gupta, Aihwa Ong, Paul Rabinow, and Rayna Rapp.
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