5 found
Order:
  1.  4
    James G. Carrier (1979). Misrecognition and Knowledge. Inquiry 22 (1-4):321 – 342.
    Explanation and knowledge have traditionally been guided by and judged in terms of the ideal of the neutral reflection of reality. Kuhn's work on the sciences, and Bourdieu's and Kenneth Burke's discussions of knowledge and society, suggest that this ideal and the implicit epistemology that goes with it are in error. Their writings suggest instead that such an ideal masks the inadequacy of its own implicit epistemology by misrecognizing the effects of that inadequacy. That is, their writings suggest a sort (...)
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  2. James G. Carrier & Don Kalb (eds.) (2015). Anthropologies of Class: Power, Practice, and Inequality. Cambridge University Press.
    Rising social, political and economic inequality in many countries, and rising protest against it, has seen the restoration of the concept of 'class' to a prominent place in contemporary anthropological debates. A timely intervention in these discussions, this book explores the concept of class and its importance for understanding the key sources of that inequality and of people's attempts to deal with it. Highly topical, it situates class within the context of the current economic crisis, integrating elements from today into (...)
    No categories
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  3. James G. Carrier (2004). Confronting Environments Local Understanding in a Globalizing World.
    No categories
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  4. James G. Carrier (1992). History and Tradition in Melanesian Anthropology. Monograph Collection (Matt - Pseudo).
  5. James G. Carrier (1995). Occidentalism Images of the West. Monograph Collection (Matt - Pseudo).
    No categories
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography