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Description - The Body Impolitic by Michael Herzfeld

"The Body Impolitic" is a critical study of tradition, not merely as an ornament of local and national heritage, but also as a millstone around the necks of those who are condemned to produce it.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780226329147
ISBN-10: 0226329143
Format: Paperback
(231mm x 156mm x 13mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: University of Chicago Press
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Publish Date: 2-Dec-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Michael Herzfeld

Michael Herzfeld is a professor of anthropology at Harvard University. He is the author, most recently, of "Portrait of a Greek Imagination: An Ethnographic Biography of Andreas Nenedakis, " published by the University of Chicago Press, and "Anthropology: Theoretical Practice in Society and Culture."

Books By Michael Herzfeld

Social Production of Indifference by Michael Herzfeld
Hardback, January 1992
Place in History by Michael Herzfeld
Paperback, October 1991
Anthropology through the Looking-Glass by Michael Herzfeld
Paperback, August 1989
Poetics of Manhood by Michael Herzfeld
Paperback, November 1988