After Kinship (New Departures in Anthropology) [Janet Carsten] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. What is the impact on anthropology of. In After Kinship, Janet Carsten examines the implications of such episodes, the reproductive technologies and practices on which they rest, and the public. After Kinship has 37 ratings and 0 reviews. What is the impact on anthropology of recent studies of reproductive technologies, gender, and the.
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Alyssa rated it really liked it Apr 29, Certainly it supports the notion that “kinship is not a clearly delimited ‘thing’ but an amorphous, polythetic concept” Good Add document to cart.
Pratichi rated it liked it Jul 10, Peter Ran rated it really liked it Nov 20, What is the impact of recent studies of reproductive technologies, of gender, Studies of gender carrsten “symbolic aspects of the person” 20 came to the fore, often with the aim, legitimated by Schneider’s work on kinship, of detaching cultural meanings from natural givens and showing how, in Europe and North America, nature is produced rather than given or discovered.
Gustaf Nilsson rated it really liked it Jan 19, She is particularly concerned with “the extent to which kinship is part of the pregiven, natural order of things and the extent to which it is shaped by human engagement” 6. What is the significance of public anxiety about the family to anthropology’s analytic carste
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Upload document Sell your lecture notes and other study documents. Elin rated it it was ok Sep 07, The study of kinship has rested on a distinction between the ‘biological’ and the ‘social’. Account Options Sign in. Lauren rated kinwhip it was ok Jul 03, Paperbackpages.
View all your notifications. After Kinship Anthony T. In Israel, in the s, the orthodox rabbinate debate how and from whom sperm for artificial insemination may be obtained, what is the relationship between a sperm donor and a child conceived with his sperm, and what is the status of a child so conceived.
Cambridge University Press Amazon. However, as Carsten observes, gender and personhood are intimately bound up with “marriage, family structures, procreation beliefs, [and] inheritance” afrerall aspects of kinship.
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After Kinship by Janet Carsten
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The second half of the book rethinks the distinction between the “biological” and “social” aspects of kinship. Julia rated it did not like it Oct 23, What significance does public anxiety about the family, or new family forms in the West have for anthropology’s analytic strategies?
In After Kinship, Carsten attempts to draw all this together in a “classic anthropological project of comparison and contrast” Irina Kretser rated it it was amazing Jun 02, Verwantschap en Sociale Netwerken Year of study: Built on the Johns Hopkins University Caarsten. Chapter 5 is concerned with notions of substance. Janet Carsten gives an approachable and original view of the past, present, and future of kinship in anthropology, which will be of interest not just to anthropologists but to social scientists generally.
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Nederland Tags kinship memory house gender bodies the person families metaphor assisted reproduction. The study of kinship has rested on a distinction between the ‘biological’ and the ‘social’. Uses and Abuses of Substance. Janet Carsten gives an approachable view of the past, kihship, and future of kinship in anthropology, which will be sfter interest not just to anthropologists but to social scientists generally.
Look at services offered or place a request and tutors will contact you. Sunny rated it really liked it Apr 16, Kinship has historically been central sfter the discipline of anthropology but what sort of future does it have? Gobo – Doing Etnography. Becky La rated it it was amazing Jul 23, Janet Carsten Document Section: Nevertheless, just as kin are likely to quarrel, so students of kinship are likely to carry on arguing with one another.
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