Biosocial becomings : integrating social and biological anthropology [E-Book] / edited by Tim Ingold and Gisli Palsson.
Ingold, Tim, (editor)
Gísli Pálsson, (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013
1 online resource (viii, 281 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • 1. Prospect Tim Ingold
  • 2. Ensembles of biosocial relations Gisli Palsson
  • 3. Blurring the biological and social in human becomings Agustin Fuentes
  • 4. Life-in-the-making : epigenesis, biocultural environments and human becomings Eugenia Ramirez-Goicoechea
  • 5. Thalassemic lives as stories of becoming : mediated biologies and genetic (un)certainties Aglaia Chatjouli
  • 6. Shedding our selves : perspectivism, the bounded subject and the nature-culture divide Noa Vaisman
  • 7. Reflections on a collective brain at work : one week in the working life of an NGO-team in urban Marocco Barbara Elisabeth Götsch
  • 8. The habits of water : marginality and the sacralization of non-humans in North-Eastern Ghana Gaetano Mangiameli
  • 9. 'Bringing wood to life' : lines, flows and materials in a Swazi sawmill Vito Laterza, Bob Forrester and Patience Mususa
  • 10. Humanity and life as the perpetual maintenance of specific efforts: a reappraisal of animism Istvan Praet
  • 11. Ravelling/unravelling : being-in-the-world and falling-out-of-the-world Hayder Al-Mohammad
  • 12. Retrospect Gisli Palsson.