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The anthropology of moralities, Monica Heinz

Label
The anthropology of moralities
Title
The anthropology of moralities
Statement of responsibility
Monica Heinz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Anthropologists have been keenly aware of the tension between cultural relativism and absolute norms, and nowhere has this been more acute than with regards to moral values. Can we study the Other's morality without applying our own normative judgments? How do social anthropologists keep both the distance required by science and the empathy required for the analysis of lived experiences? The plurality of moralities has not received an explicit and focused attention until recently, when accelerated globalization often resulted in the collision of different value systems. Observing, describing a
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heintz, Monica
Dewey number
170.9
Index
index present
LC call number
GN345.5 .A57 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cultural relativism
  • Social values
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Cultural relativism
  • Social values
  • Sittlichkeit
  • Sozialanthropologie
  • Culturele antropologie
  • Interculturele vergelijking
  • Moraal
  • Sittlichkeit
  • Sozialanthropologie
Label
The anthropology of moralities, Monica Heinz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Anthropology of Moralities; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; Chapter 1. INTRODUCTION: WHY THERE SHOULD BE AN ANTHROPOLOGY OF MORALITIES; Chapter 2. NORM AND SPONTANEITY: ELICITATION WITH MORAL DILEMMA SCENARIOS; Chapter 3. LIFE HISTORY AND PERSONAL EXPERIENCE: THE MORAL CONCEPTIONS OF A MUSCOVITE MAN; Chapter 4. MORALITY, VALUE AND RADICAL CULTURAL CHANGE; Chapter 5. ACCELERATED GLOBALISATION AND THE CONFLICTS OF VALUES SEEN THROUGH THE LENS OF TRANSNATIONAL ADOPTION: A COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE; Chapter 6. MORALITY, SELF AND POWER: THE IDEA OF THE MAHALLA IN UZBEKISTAN
  • Chapter 7. MORALISING FEMALE SEXUALITY: THE INTERSECTIONS BETWEEN MORALITY AND SEXUALITY IN RURAL VIETNAMChapter 8. NARRATIVE ETHICS: THE EXCESS OF GIVING AND MORAL AMBIGUITY IN THE LAO VESSANTARA-JATAKA; Chapter 9. ADOPTING AN OBLIGATION: MORAL REASONING ABOUT BOUGAINVILLEAN CHILDREN'S ACCESS TO SOCIAL SERVICES IN NEW IRELAND; Chapter 10. BETWEEN FACTS AND NORMS: TOWARDS AN ANTHROPOLOGY OF ETHICAL PRACTICE; REFERENCES; NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS; INDEX
Control code
693761143
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (230 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781845459383
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j0mnn
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)693761143
Label
The anthropology of moralities, Monica Heinz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Anthropology of Moralities; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; Chapter 1. INTRODUCTION: WHY THERE SHOULD BE AN ANTHROPOLOGY OF MORALITIES; Chapter 2. NORM AND SPONTANEITY: ELICITATION WITH MORAL DILEMMA SCENARIOS; Chapter 3. LIFE HISTORY AND PERSONAL EXPERIENCE: THE MORAL CONCEPTIONS OF A MUSCOVITE MAN; Chapter 4. MORALITY, VALUE AND RADICAL CULTURAL CHANGE; Chapter 5. ACCELERATED GLOBALISATION AND THE CONFLICTS OF VALUES SEEN THROUGH THE LENS OF TRANSNATIONAL ADOPTION: A COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE; Chapter 6. MORALITY, SELF AND POWER: THE IDEA OF THE MAHALLA IN UZBEKISTAN
  • Chapter 7. MORALISING FEMALE SEXUALITY: THE INTERSECTIONS BETWEEN MORALITY AND SEXUALITY IN RURAL VIETNAMChapter 8. NARRATIVE ETHICS: THE EXCESS OF GIVING AND MORAL AMBIGUITY IN THE LAO VESSANTARA-JATAKA; Chapter 9. ADOPTING AN OBLIGATION: MORAL REASONING ABOUT BOUGAINVILLEAN CHILDREN'S ACCESS TO SOCIAL SERVICES IN NEW IRELAND; Chapter 10. BETWEEN FACTS AND NORMS: TOWARDS AN ANTHROPOLOGY OF ETHICAL PRACTICE; REFERENCES; NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS; INDEX
Control code
693761143
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (230 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781845459383
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j0mnn
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)693761143

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