Reviewed in the United States on August 31, 2010. A revised and updated edition of this unique best-selling guide to social and cultural anthropology. This page works best with JavaScript. Unlike other texts on the subject, Small Places, Large Issues incorporates the anthropology of complex modern societies. This book goes through the theoretical basis in a lot of social anthropology and was a good base for my course in social anthropology. Chapter 1: Anthropology: Comparison and Context. May 12, 2014 - Explore 秋月's board "建筑" on Pinterest. This was the core reading for one of the modules in my first term but was able to apply the theory and ideas to my other modules too. Perhaps, psychologically speaking, we have just left the cave: in terms of the history of our species, we have but spent a moment in modern societies. Using reviews of key works to illustrate his argument, Thomas Hylland Eriksen's lucid and accessible overview remains an established introductory text in anthropology. Using reviews of key works to illustrate his argument, Thomas Hylland Eriksen's lucid and accessible overview remains an established introductory text in anthropology. Summary: Small Places, Large Issues An introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology. Eriksen finished his dr. polit.-degree in 1991, and was made professor in 1995, at the age of 33. thanks. However, sometimes it tends to be overwhelming and tiring with all that amount of information and theories on so many different levels. Small Places, Large Issues Third Edition: An Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology (Anthropology, Culture and Society) Thomas Hylland Eriksen. wrong book, right author. Συμπεράσματα στα οποία καταλήγει κανείς ολοκληρώνοντας το βιβλίο του Εριξεν: This concise introduction to social and cultural anthropology has become a modern classic, revealing the rich global variation in social life and culture. (The city calls itself the Cherry Capital of the World.) His fields of research include identity, nationalism, globalisation and identity politics. See all details for Small Places, Large Issues: An Introduction to Social and Cultural... © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Also, I only ever read the chapters on our curriculum at the time because I couldn't stand to read anything anthropological in my spare time. It was a dense read, but super informative. Small cities are not as interesting and beautiful as big ones, but they still have something special to offer. I believe apart from being informative, it is a highly stimulative book catapulting the reader with food for thought. i had to read it for my school and i was sceptical about its size (the other anthropological books were smaller) but all my fears were vanished as soon as i read the first chapter. "Small Places, Large Issues" is an introductory textbook on the topic of Social Anthropology: the comparative study of humans in a social and cultural context. Reviewed in the United States on January 6, 2009. the whole book is full of markings... luckily, it helped me in studying for my exams. Many people strive to live in a big city these days, but there are many amazing benefits of living in a small city. It offers a broad, but very useful introduction to anthropological theory as well as a short chapter on anthropological practice, that is, fieldwork. Using reviews of key monographs to illustrate his argument, Eriksen's lucid and accessible text remains an established introductory text in anthropology. Eriksen nie je multi-kulti pozitívny a zdôvodňuje to, viac argumentov ponúka ale vo svojich iných prácach. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I'd go on talking about it, but for now let's just say I really enjoyed reading this book. We’d love your help. Was debating giving it a 3 or a 4 but seeing as I am not that convinced with the field as a whole I leaned towards a 3. Nemluvě o tom, že je v překladu hromada nepřesností a některé pojmy jsou tam špatně vysvětlené. 4.3 out of 5 stars 26. I would buy from this user again. In the years 1993-2001 he was editor o. Thomas Hylland Eriksen (born 6 February 1962) is professor of social anthropology at the University of Oslo. Small places, Large Issues Summary I reduced the book Small places, Large Issues to this document. This book is currently being utilized by my daughters' 11th grade IB Antropology class. Book: Small Places Large Issues . I really loved this book! It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Essential reading to explain anthropological questions for the budding anthropologist. interesting book, definitely one I'd like to buy to keep as a reference. 5 reviews ... Guaranteed quality through customer reviews. I enjoyed reading it. In comparison to the course literature I have read this is in the upper half in terms of readability. 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