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Within a relatively short time, urban anthropology has emerged as one of the most vital fields of anthropology. During its formative period, however, it has lacked intellectual coherence. Exploring the Cityis a bold first attempt to provide just such a coherent and unified theoretical understanding of urbanism. Hannerz draws upon the urban perspectives of other disciplinesWithin a relatively short time, urban anthropology has emerged as one of the most vital fields of anthropology. During its formative period, however, it has lacked intellectual coherence. Exploring the Cityis a bold first attempt to provide just such a coherent and unified theoretical understanding of urbanism. Hannerz draws upon the urban perspectives of other disciplines as well, such as history, sociology, and geography, to bring intellectual unity to the history and development of urban anthropology....

Title : Exploring the City: Inquiries Toward an Urban Anthropology
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ISBN : 9780231083768
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 378 Pages
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  • Alice Jennings
    2019-07-16 03:05

    Explains how to study urban life in general. Useful, but the chapters are long and the whole book is a bit boring and hard to get through.