By Laura Nader

Analyzing the workings of boundary upkeep within the parts of anthropology, strength, gender, and legislation, Nader contrasts dominant tendencies in academia with paintings that pushes the bounds of applicable equipment and theories. even though the choices illustrate the historical past of 1 anthropologist's paintings over part a century, the broader reason is to label a box as contrarian to bare unwritten ideas that usually prevent transformative thinking.

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