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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

ANT2005: Current Debates in Anthropology: Practice

This module descriptor refers to the 2023/4 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Burr, R. 2002. Shaming of the Anthropologist: Ethical Dilemmas during and in the Aftermath of the Fieldwork Process. Anthropology Matters, 4(1).

Chouliaraki, Lilie (2008) Symbolic power of transnational media: managing the visibility of suffering. Global Media and Communication, 4 (3). pp. 329-351.

Giri, A. K. 2006. Cosmopolitanism and beyond: Towards a multiverse of transformations. Development and Change, 37(6): 1277-1292.

Graeber, David (2011) “Consumption,” Current Anthropology 52 (4): 489-511.

Pachirat, Timothy. 2013. Every Twelve Seconds: Industrialized Slaughter and the Politics of Sight. Yale Agrarian Studies Series. New Haven, Conn.: Yale Univ. Press.

Sahlins, M. 1999. Two or Three Things that I Know about Culture, The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, Vol.5 (3), p.399-421