Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Locality and Belonging by Nadia Lovell

The issue of belonging is crucial to the study of identity within social anthropology. Locality and Belonging explores how territory can become intertwined with belonging and shape a sense of community, often through bodily images, imagined pasts and experienced space. Locality and Belonging provides an international overview of the relationship between locality and belonging, with the contributors presenting rigorous case studies from the Congo, Togo, Amazonia, Indonesia, Zanzibar, South Africa, Argentina and the United Kingdom. Contexts range from the use of 'natural' features of the environment to those of nationhood and post-colonial identity-making. The examination of notions of space, memory, ethnicity, the mnemonic use of objects, and mythologies of football and history feature as some of the themes which reveal and express the relationship between locality and belonging. Eduardo Archetti, University of Oslo, Norway, Kay Arhem, Goteborg University, Sweden, Anna Bohlin, University of Goteborg, Sweden, Filip De Boeck, University of Leuven, The

Buy Locality and Belonging by Nadia Lovell from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780415182829
ISBN-10: 0415182824
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 138mm x mm)
Pages: 232
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 3-Sep-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Locality and Belonging by Nadia Lovell

Book Reviews - Locality and Belonging by Nadia Lovell

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Locality and Belonging book by Nadia Lovell and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Nadia Lovell

Locality and Belonging by Nadia Lovell
Hardback, September 1998
$151.20