By Shahnaz R. Nadjmabadi

ISBN-10: 1845456262

ISBN-13: 9781845456269

In the course of fresh years, makes an attempt were made to maneuver past the Eurocentric point of view that characterised the social sciences, particularly anthropology, for over one hundred fifty years. A debate at the ''anthropology of anthropology'' was once wanted, one who could examine different kinds of information, modalities of writing, and political and highbrow practices. This quantity undertakes that problem: it's the results of discussions held on the first prepared stumble upon among Iranian, American, and ecu anthropologists because the Iranian Revolution of 1979. it really is thought of an incredible first step in overcoming the dichotomy among ''peripheral anthropologies'' as opposed to ''central anthropologies.'' The individuals research, from a severe point of view, the ancient, cultural, and political box during which anthropological study emerged in Iran at the start of the 20th century and during which it maintains to advance this present day

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