The Resource Culture and waste : the creation and destruction of value, edited by Gay Hawkins and Stephen Muecke

Culture and waste : the creation and destruction of value, edited by Gay Hawkins and Stephen Muecke

Label
Culture and waste : the creation and destruction of value
Title
Culture and waste
Title remainder
the creation and destruction of value
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gay Hawkins and Stephen Muecke
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The international contributors to this collection ask us to pause and consider the complex ways in which value is created and destroyed. Their diverse approaches of ethics, philosophy, cultural studies, and politics are at the forefront of a new field of 'ecohumanites.'
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
306
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GN448.2
LC item number
.C847 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hawkins, Gay
  • Muecke, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economic anthropology
  • Value
  • Material culture
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
Label
Culture and waste : the creation and destruction of value, edited by Gay Hawkins and Stephen Muecke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-136) and index
Contents
Introduction: Cultural economies of waste / Gay Hawkins, Stephen Meucke -- Out of Australia / David M. Halperin -- Miasma / Michael Taussig -- Invidious distinction: waste, difference, and classy stuff / John Frow -- Down the drain: shit and the politics of disturbance / Gay Hawkins -- Decolonizing the discourse of environmental knowledge in settler societies / Deborah Bird Rose -- Psychic waste: Freud, Fechner, and the principle of constancy / Suzanne Raitt -- Hollywood's Pacific junk: the wreckage of colonial history in Six days and seven nights and Rapa Nui / Jonathan Gil Harris, Anna Neill -- Trash as archive, trash as enlightenment / Patricia Yaeger -- Devastation / Stephen Muecke
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 143 p.
Isbn
9780742519817
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2002010604
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u204480-01umb_inst
  • 942636
  • (OCoLC)50291008
Label
Culture and waste : the creation and destruction of value, edited by Gay Hawkins and Stephen Muecke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-136) and index
Contents
Introduction: Cultural economies of waste / Gay Hawkins, Stephen Meucke -- Out of Australia / David M. Halperin -- Miasma / Michael Taussig -- Invidious distinction: waste, difference, and classy stuff / John Frow -- Down the drain: shit and the politics of disturbance / Gay Hawkins -- Decolonizing the discourse of environmental knowledge in settler societies / Deborah Bird Rose -- Psychic waste: Freud, Fechner, and the principle of constancy / Suzanne Raitt -- Hollywood's Pacific junk: the wreckage of colonial history in Six days and seven nights and Rapa Nui / Jonathan Gil Harris, Anna Neill -- Trash as archive, trash as enlightenment / Patricia Yaeger -- Devastation / Stephen Muecke
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 143 p.
Isbn
9780742519817
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2002010604
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u204480-01umb_inst
  • 942636
  • (OCoLC)50291008

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