Ethnic groups and boundaries: the social organization of culture difference

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Waveland Press, 1998 - Social Science - 153 pages
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This classic is regarded as the seminal text from which stems much current anthropological thinking about ethnicity. This text opens with Barth's invaluable thirty-page essay that introduces readers to important theoretical issues in the analysis of ethnic groups.

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A truly seminal work which presaged many of the tenets of social constructivism, this book is a brilliant repudiation of cultural essentialism. Instead of viewing cultures as being static, internally ... Read full review

Review: Ethnic groups and boundaries: the social organization of culture difference

User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

A truly seminal work which presaged many of the tenets of social constructivism, this book is a brilliant repudiation of cultural essentialism. Instead of viewing cultures as being static, internally ... Read full review

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Preface 1998
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Harald Eidheim
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Gunnar Haaland
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