Reason and Morality

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Joanna Overing
Routledge, Dec 16, 2003 - Philosophy - 288 pages
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Contents

1 Introduction
1
2 Degrees of intelligibility
29
3 Social anthropology and the decline of Modernism
46
saying and believing
70
5 Is it rational to reject relativism?
84
or how to teach the Balinese to bark
103
7 Reason emotion and the embodiment of power
134
multiple worlds and classificatory confusion
150
the Berti myth male dominance and female power
179
10 The Brahmanical tradition and the technology of the intellect
198
an anthropological appraisal
223
12 Maori epistemologies
237
Name index
261
Subject index
266
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