Anthrohistory: Unsettling Knowledge, Questioning Discipline

Stretching back to the 1950s, interdisciplinary work between anthropology and history has taken diverse expressions Yet it has developed with coherence since the 1980s, largely in response to the declining promise of global modernity and the rise of poststructuralism and deconstructionism Through a critical and contemporary engagement with this wave of scholarship,Stretching back to the 1950s, interdisciplinary work between anthropology and history has taken diverse expressions Yet it has developed with coherence since the 1980s, largely in response to the declining promise of global modernity and the rise of poststructuralism and deconstructionism Through a critical and contemporary engagement with this wave of scholarship, this volume challenges readers to think of work at the crossroads of anthropology and history as transdisciplinary and anthrohistorical, moving beyond a partial integration of the disciplines as it critically evaluates their assumptions and trajectories.This approach permits Anthrohistory Unsettling Knowledge, Questioning Discipline to present a broader perspective that unsettles the constraints of existing academic practice The volume does not offer a blueprint for fulfilling this goal, but rather a variety of positions taken by anthrohistorians who work in diverse contexts Adopting an innovative and accessible style, Anthrohistory opens a provocative window into broader questions of interdisciplinarity, representation, epistemology, methodology, and social commitment.Edward Murphy is Assistant Professor of History and Global Urban Studies at Michigan State University.David William Cohen is Professor Emeritus of Anthropology and Professor Emeritus of History, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, University of Michigan.Chandra D Bhimull is Assistant Professor in the Department of Anthropology and the African American Studies Program at Colby College.Fernando Coronil is Presidential Professor at the Graduate Center at the City University of New York and Professor Emeritus of Anthropology and Professor Emeritus of History, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, University of Michigan.Monica Eileen Patterson is Postdoctoral Fellow at the Centre for Ethnographic Research and Exhibition in the Aftermath of Violence at Concordia University in Montreal.Julie Skurski is Distinguished Lecturer in Anthropology at the Graduate Center at the City University of New York.Cover art Paul Klee, Tightrope Walker 1923 , Artists Rights Society ARS , New York VG Bild Kunst, Bonn
Anthrohistory Unsettling Knowledge Questioning Discipline Stretching back to the s interdisciplinary work between anthropology and history has taken diverse expressions Yet it has developed with coherence since the s largely in response to the decl

  • Title: Anthrohistory: Unsettling Knowledge, Questioning Discipline
  • Author: Edward L. Murphy David William Cohen Fernando Coronil Julie Skurski Chandra Bhimull Monica Eileen Patterson
  • ISBN: 9780472051359
  • Page: 378
  • Format: Paperback
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