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The Resource A Companion to Moral Anthropology

A Companion to Moral Anthropology

Label
A Companion to Moral Anthropology
Title
A Companion to Moral Anthropology
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Companion to Moral Anthropology is the first collective consideration of the anthropological dimensions of morals, morality, and ethics. Original essays by international experts explore the various currents, approaches, and issues in this important new discipline, examining topics such as the ethnography of moralities, the study of moral subjectivities, and the exploration of moral economies. Represents the first collection to provide a broad picture of a new field of research, moral anthropology, that includes the ethnography of moralities, the study of moral subjectivities and the explorati
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Fassin, Didier
Dewey number
306
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN27 .C647 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • handbooks
Series statement
Wiley-Blackwell Companions to Anthropology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anthropology
  • Anthropology
  • Globalization
  • Social Science
Label
A Companion to Moral Anthropology
Instantiates
Publication
Note
NARRATIVE - FROM MEANING TO BEING TOGETHER WITH
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
  • A Companion to Moral Anthropology; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: Toward a Critical Moral Anthropology; THE TROUBLE WITH MORALS; PHILOSOPHICAL AFFINITIES; OPENING TERRITORIES; CONCLUSION; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; Part I Legacies; 1 Durkheim and the Moral Fact; DETERMINATION BY "SANCTION"; HOW DURKHEIM'S THINKING IS RELATED TO KANT'S; THE SACRED; THE INDIVIDUAL, THE IDEAL OF THE PERSON; VALUE JUDGMENTS; SOCIETY IN ACTUALITY AND SOCIETY IN ACTION; 2 Weber and Practical Ethics; ETHICAL SCIENCE AND THE SCIENCE OF ETHICS; THE SOCIAL SCIENCES AND THEOLOGY
  • ETHICS AND ETHOS: THE "RATIONALITY" OF ACTIONETHICS, CAUSALITY, AND CULPABILITY; CONCLUSION; 3 E.P. Thompson and Moral Economies; EARLY LIFE ON THE LEFT; THOMPSON'S "ANTHROPOLOGIES" AND ANTHROPOLOGISTS' NEGLECT; THE MORAL ECONOMY; THE "MIGRATION" OF MORAL ECONOMY; CONCLUSION; 4 Foucault and the Genealogy of Ethics; TOWARD ETHICS; TOWARD ATHENS; THE GROUNDS AND PARAMETERS OF THE ETHICAL DOMAIN; THE CARE OF THE SELF; PARRHESIA AND THE GOVERNANCE OF OTHERS; CODA: A GENEALOGY OF THE ETHICS OF THE FUTURE; 5 Relativism and Universalism; MORAL UNIVERSALISM: THE STANDARD CHARACTERIZATION
  • DESCRIPTIVE WORK IN MORAL ANTHROPOLOGY: A SUMMARY OF FINDINGS AND LIMITSBACK TO MONTAIGNE: ON BEING SLOW TO JUDGE LITTLE-KNOWN OTHERS; MORAL JUDGMENT IN TWO TEMPLE TOWNS; MORAL PLURALISM AS UNIVERSALISM WITHOUT THE UNIFORMITY (IN BRIEF); CONCLUSION; 6 Anthropology and Ethics; DO NO HARM; FRAGMENTS OF HISTORY; DEBATES ABOUT CODES; INDIGENOUS COLLEAGUES, OFTEN OVERLOOKED; COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH: FROM RESEARCH "SUBJECTS" TO "PARTICIPANTS"; INFORMED CONSENT AS A PROCESS OF MORAL ENGAGEMENT WITH PARTICIPANTS; IS SECRET OR CLANDESTINE RESEARCH IMMORAL?
  • A PUBLIC MORAL SYSTEM FOR ANTHROPOLOGY: CULTURAL RELATIVISM AND UNIVERSAL RIGHTSCONCLUSION; Part II Approaches; 7 Cultural Values; CULTURAL VALUES AND MORALITY; ETHNOGRAPHIES OF VALUE AND THE MORALITY OF REPRODUCTION; ON VALUE INTEGRATION, PLURALISM, AND MORALITY; CONCLUSION; 8 Ordinary Ethics; MORAL LIFE, RULES, CUSTOMS, AND HABITS; DETECTING THE HUMAN; THEN, WHAT ABOUT GOOD AND EVIL?; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; 9 Moral Sentiments; MORAL SENTIMENTS AND MORAL SENSE THEORY IN PHILOSOPHY; ON BEING INTERNALLY DIVIDED; ANTHROPOLOGY AND MORAL SENTIMENTS; TOWARD A CULTURAL PHENOMENOLOGY OF MORAL EXPERIENCE
  • MORAL SENSIBILITIES IN YAPAN ENCOUNTER WITH SUFFERING; MORAL BREAKDOWN, SENTIMENTS, AND ETHICS OF SUFFERING; CONCLUSION; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; 10 Moral Reasoning; MORAL REASONING ABOUT THE SOCIAL GOOD: ANTHROPOLOGY'S BLACK BOX; COMMONPLACE CONTRADICTIONS: MORAL REASON, MORAL ECONOMY, AND THE GOOD; CONCLUSION; 11 Virtue; A PRACTICE APPROACH TO THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF VIRTUE; CLEARING THE GROUND: CONCEPTUAL OBSTACLES; VIRTUE IN TERMS OF ARTFUL AGENCY AND SKILL; PHILOSOPHICAL CONSIDERATIONS; THE UNIVERSALITY OF VIRTUE AND THE PARTICULARS OF ETHNOGRAPHY; CONCLUSION; 12 Narratives
Control code
804664144
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (666 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118290590
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)804664144
Label
A Companion to Moral Anthropology
Publication
Note
NARRATIVE - FROM MEANING TO BEING TOGETHER WITH
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
  • A Companion to Moral Anthropology; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: Toward a Critical Moral Anthropology; THE TROUBLE WITH MORALS; PHILOSOPHICAL AFFINITIES; OPENING TERRITORIES; CONCLUSION; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; Part I Legacies; 1 Durkheim and the Moral Fact; DETERMINATION BY "SANCTION"; HOW DURKHEIM'S THINKING IS RELATED TO KANT'S; THE SACRED; THE INDIVIDUAL, THE IDEAL OF THE PERSON; VALUE JUDGMENTS; SOCIETY IN ACTUALITY AND SOCIETY IN ACTION; 2 Weber and Practical Ethics; ETHICAL SCIENCE AND THE SCIENCE OF ETHICS; THE SOCIAL SCIENCES AND THEOLOGY
  • ETHICS AND ETHOS: THE "RATIONALITY" OF ACTIONETHICS, CAUSALITY, AND CULPABILITY; CONCLUSION; 3 E.P. Thompson and Moral Economies; EARLY LIFE ON THE LEFT; THOMPSON'S "ANTHROPOLOGIES" AND ANTHROPOLOGISTS' NEGLECT; THE MORAL ECONOMY; THE "MIGRATION" OF MORAL ECONOMY; CONCLUSION; 4 Foucault and the Genealogy of Ethics; TOWARD ETHICS; TOWARD ATHENS; THE GROUNDS AND PARAMETERS OF THE ETHICAL DOMAIN; THE CARE OF THE SELF; PARRHESIA AND THE GOVERNANCE OF OTHERS; CODA: A GENEALOGY OF THE ETHICS OF THE FUTURE; 5 Relativism and Universalism; MORAL UNIVERSALISM: THE STANDARD CHARACTERIZATION
  • DESCRIPTIVE WORK IN MORAL ANTHROPOLOGY: A SUMMARY OF FINDINGS AND LIMITSBACK TO MONTAIGNE: ON BEING SLOW TO JUDGE LITTLE-KNOWN OTHERS; MORAL JUDGMENT IN TWO TEMPLE TOWNS; MORAL PLURALISM AS UNIVERSALISM WITHOUT THE UNIFORMITY (IN BRIEF); CONCLUSION; 6 Anthropology and Ethics; DO NO HARM; FRAGMENTS OF HISTORY; DEBATES ABOUT CODES; INDIGENOUS COLLEAGUES, OFTEN OVERLOOKED; COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH: FROM RESEARCH "SUBJECTS" TO "PARTICIPANTS"; INFORMED CONSENT AS A PROCESS OF MORAL ENGAGEMENT WITH PARTICIPANTS; IS SECRET OR CLANDESTINE RESEARCH IMMORAL?
  • A PUBLIC MORAL SYSTEM FOR ANTHROPOLOGY: CULTURAL RELATIVISM AND UNIVERSAL RIGHTSCONCLUSION; Part II Approaches; 7 Cultural Values; CULTURAL VALUES AND MORALITY; ETHNOGRAPHIES OF VALUE AND THE MORALITY OF REPRODUCTION; ON VALUE INTEGRATION, PLURALISM, AND MORALITY; CONCLUSION; 8 Ordinary Ethics; MORAL LIFE, RULES, CUSTOMS, AND HABITS; DETECTING THE HUMAN; THEN, WHAT ABOUT GOOD AND EVIL?; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; 9 Moral Sentiments; MORAL SENTIMENTS AND MORAL SENSE THEORY IN PHILOSOPHY; ON BEING INTERNALLY DIVIDED; ANTHROPOLOGY AND MORAL SENTIMENTS; TOWARD A CULTURAL PHENOMENOLOGY OF MORAL EXPERIENCE
  • MORAL SENSIBILITIES IN YAPAN ENCOUNTER WITH SUFFERING; MORAL BREAKDOWN, SENTIMENTS, AND ETHICS OF SUFFERING; CONCLUSION; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; 10 Moral Reasoning; MORAL REASONING ABOUT THE SOCIAL GOOD: ANTHROPOLOGY'S BLACK BOX; COMMONPLACE CONTRADICTIONS: MORAL REASON, MORAL ECONOMY, AND THE GOOD; CONCLUSION; 11 Virtue; A PRACTICE APPROACH TO THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF VIRTUE; CLEARING THE GROUND: CONCEPTUAL OBSTACLES; VIRTUE IN TERMS OF ARTFUL AGENCY AND SKILL; PHILOSOPHICAL CONSIDERATIONS; THE UNIVERSALITY OF VIRTUE AND THE PARTICULARS OF ETHNOGRAPHY; CONCLUSION; 12 Narratives
Control code
804664144
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (666 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118290590
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)804664144

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