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Culture and dignity : dialogues between the Middle East and the West, Laura Nader

Label
Culture and dignity : dialogues between the Middle East and the West
Title
Culture and dignity
Title remainder
dialogues between the Middle East and the West
Statement of responsibility
Laura Nader
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nader, Laura
Dewey number
303.4825601821
Index
index present
LC call number
DS36.8
LC item number
.N324 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization, Arab
  • Ethnology
  • Arabs
  • East and West
  • Western countries
  • Arab countries
Label
Culture and dignity : dialogues between the Middle East and the West, Laura Nader
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction
  • Rifa' ah al-Tahtawi and France
  • Hundred Years Later: Edward Said
  • Concluding Comments
  • 3.
  • Ethnography as Theory: On the Roots of Controversy in Anthropology
  • Introduction
  • Unstated Consensus
  • Defining Ethnographic Worth: 1896-2000
  • Ethnographic Audiences
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Outsider Looking In on Anthropology's Ethnography
  • Concluding Comments
  • 4.
  • Orientalism, Occidentalism, and the Control of Women
  • Cultural Hierarchy and Processes of Control
  • Specificity of Eastern and Western Grids
  • Positional Superiority, Thought Systems, and Other Cultures
  • Ways of Seeing and Comparing - East and West
  • Controlling Role of Ideas
  • Use of Revolution in Gender Control
  • 1.
  • Multiple Systems of Female Subordination
  • Colonialism, Development, Religion, and Gender Control
  • Conclusion: The Need to Separate Identities
  • 5.
  • Corporate Fundamentalism: Constructing Childhood in the United States and Elsewhere
  • Introduction
  • Manufacturing Culture Bit by Bit
  • Fundamentalisms: Corporate and Religious
  • Marketing and Children: The United States
  • Drugs, Commercialism, and the Biomedical Paradigm: An American Example
  • Introduction
  • When Corporate Profits and Education Meet: The Educational Testing Industry
  • Fundamentalisms: Economic, Religious, Political
  • Back to Corporate Fundamentalism: Future Directions
  • 6.
  • Culture and the Seeds of Nonviolence in the Middle East
  • Introduction
  • Disharmonic Westernization and Pilgrimage
  • Between the Stereotype and Reality
  • Little Worlds in the International Grip
  • Culture and Nonviolence: Who Stands to Gain From Peace?
  • Indignities
  • Dignity Becomes Reality
  • 7.
  • Normative Blindness and Unresolved Human Rights Issues: The Hypocrisy of Our Age
  • Introduction
  • Early Constraints
  • Unresolved Issues
  • Nonstate Human Rights Effort
  • Health and Human Rights
  • Human Rights and Commercialism
  • Concluding Remarks
  • Naturalizing Difference and the Great Transformation
  • 8.
  • Breaking the Silence: Politics and Professional Autonomy
  • Introduction
  • Silence and Dominant Hegemonies
  • Desensitization
  • Mistakes Repeated in the Iraq Invasion
  • 9.
  • Lessons
  • Lessons Learned
  • Strategies of Subordination - In Reverse
  • Comparison, Ethnography, and History
  • Macro-histories
  • 2.
  • From Rifa' ah al-Tahtawi to Edward Said: Lessons in Culture and Dignity
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 240 p.
Isbn
9781118319000
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2867936-01umb_inst
  • 2696449
  • (Sirsi) i9781118319017
  • (OCoLC)795852359
Label
Culture and dignity : dialogues between the Middle East and the West, Laura Nader
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction
  • Rifa' ah al-Tahtawi and France
  • Hundred Years Later: Edward Said
  • Concluding Comments
  • 3.
  • Ethnography as Theory: On the Roots of Controversy in Anthropology
  • Introduction
  • Unstated Consensus
  • Defining Ethnographic Worth: 1896-2000
  • Ethnographic Audiences
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Outsider Looking In on Anthropology's Ethnography
  • Concluding Comments
  • 4.
  • Orientalism, Occidentalism, and the Control of Women
  • Cultural Hierarchy and Processes of Control
  • Specificity of Eastern and Western Grids
  • Positional Superiority, Thought Systems, and Other Cultures
  • Ways of Seeing and Comparing - East and West
  • Controlling Role of Ideas
  • Use of Revolution in Gender Control
  • 1.
  • Multiple Systems of Female Subordination
  • Colonialism, Development, Religion, and Gender Control
  • Conclusion: The Need to Separate Identities
  • 5.
  • Corporate Fundamentalism: Constructing Childhood in the United States and Elsewhere
  • Introduction
  • Manufacturing Culture Bit by Bit
  • Fundamentalisms: Corporate and Religious
  • Marketing and Children: The United States
  • Drugs, Commercialism, and the Biomedical Paradigm: An American Example
  • Introduction
  • When Corporate Profits and Education Meet: The Educational Testing Industry
  • Fundamentalisms: Economic, Religious, Political
  • Back to Corporate Fundamentalism: Future Directions
  • 6.
  • Culture and the Seeds of Nonviolence in the Middle East
  • Introduction
  • Disharmonic Westernization and Pilgrimage
  • Between the Stereotype and Reality
  • Little Worlds in the International Grip
  • Culture and Nonviolence: Who Stands to Gain From Peace?
  • Indignities
  • Dignity Becomes Reality
  • 7.
  • Normative Blindness and Unresolved Human Rights Issues: The Hypocrisy of Our Age
  • Introduction
  • Early Constraints
  • Unresolved Issues
  • Nonstate Human Rights Effort
  • Health and Human Rights
  • Human Rights and Commercialism
  • Concluding Remarks
  • Naturalizing Difference and the Great Transformation
  • 8.
  • Breaking the Silence: Politics and Professional Autonomy
  • Introduction
  • Silence and Dominant Hegemonies
  • Desensitization
  • Mistakes Repeated in the Iraq Invasion
  • 9.
  • Lessons
  • Lessons Learned
  • Strategies of Subordination - In Reverse
  • Comparison, Ethnography, and History
  • Macro-histories
  • 2.
  • From Rifa' ah al-Tahtawi to Edward Said: Lessons in Culture and Dignity
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 240 p.
Isbn
9781118319000
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2867936-01umb_inst
  • 2696449
  • (Sirsi) i9781118319017
  • (OCoLC)795852359

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