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Anthropology as social critique : its public role in the globalized world / editors, Petr Skalník, Marcin Brocki.

Other author/creatorSkalník, Peter, 1945- editor.
Other author/creatorBrocki, Marcin, editor.
Other author/creatorAnthropology in the World Conference (2012 : London, England)
Format Book and Print
EditionFirst edition.
Publication Info Kraków : Jagiellonian University Press, 2018.
Description159 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Jagiellonian studies in cultural anthropology
Jagiellonian studies in cultural anthropology. ^A1373425
Summary This book contains chapters based on presentations and debates that were held during a panel session entitled 'Anthropology as Opinion-Maker: A Dilemma of Analysis versus Application' as part of the 'Anthropology in the World' conference in London (June 8-10, 2012). The aim of this book is to discuss the relevance of anthropological findings beyond disciplinary boundaries and to examine means of making these findings accessible and useful for a wider public, including decision makers. The book is founded on the belief that the world would benefit greatly from the application of anthropological knowledge and anthropological opinions and the concern that anthropologists are not doing enough to make their expertise heard and understood.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references.
ISBN8323343705 paperback
ISBN9788323343707 paperback

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