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Perilous states

conversations on culture, politics, and nation

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnology,
  • Anthropologists -- Interviews

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementGeorge E. Marcus, editor.
    SeriesLate editions,, 1
    ContributionsMarcus, George E.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN320 .P44 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 381 p. :
    Number of Pages381
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1228529M
    ISBN 100226504468, 0226504476
    LC Control Number94229710
    OCLC/WorldCa31075450

    The first in a series of planned annual meditations on the fin de siecle, this volume consists of conversations between cultural anthropologists of a mostly post-modernist bent and a variety of literary, intellectual, and political figures in the former communist world. And what hopeful new forms of cultural creation arise out of the rubble of an exhausted modernity? Shamanism, Russian.   Building the Transcontinental Railroad: Stanford historian’s book shines light on Chinese workers in California They helped complete the American dream of conquering the West.

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