A World Beyond Difference
Cultural Identity in the Age of Globalization
By (author) Ronald Niezen
Normal Price: $187.95
Your Price: $169.16 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $18.79! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $8.46 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
World Beyond Difference by Ronald Niezen
Book Description"A World Beyond Difference" unpacks the globalization literature and offers a valuable critique: one that is forthright, yet balanced, and draws on the local work of ethnographers to counter relativist and globalist discourses. This work: presents a lively conceptual and historical map of how we think about the emerging socio-political world, and above all how we think politically about human cultural differences; interprets, criticizes, and frames responses to world culture; draws from the work of recent major social theorists, comparing them to classical social theorists in an instructive manner; and, grounds critique of theory in years of ethnographic research.
Buy World Beyond Difference book by Ronald Niezen from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781405127370
(235mm x 157mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 20-Oct-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Ronald Niezen
Palaces of Hope, Hardback (January 2017)
This book assembles a range of work by researchers who have entered the social worlds of global organizations.
Public Justice and the Anthropology of Law, Hardback (October 2010)
Ronald Niezen examines the impact of public opinion on the processes by which human rights are defended in international law.
World Beyond Difference, Paperback (October 2004)» View all books by Ronald Niezen
Presents a conceptual and historical map of how we think about the emerging socio-political world, and above all how we think politically about human cultural differences. This book interprets, criticizes, and frames responses to world culture.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about World Beyond Difference book by Ronald Niezen and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Ronald Niezen
Ronald Niezen is Visiting Professor of Anthropology at McGill University and Guest Researcher at the Institut fur Europaische Ethnologie at Humboldt University in Berlin, and former Associate Professor of Anthropology and of Social Studies at Harvard University. He is the author of The Origins of Indigenism: Human Rights and the Politics of Identity (2003), Spirit Wars (2000), and Defending the Land (1998).
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687