Global Context

References and readings

Eriksen, T.H. 1995. Small places, large issues : an introduction to social and cultural anthropology (Anthropology, culture, and society. Chicago, Ill.: Pluto Press.

Badiou, A. 2002. Ethics: An Essay on the Understanding of Evil. Verso: London

Barnard, A. & J. Spencer (eds) 1996. Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Anthropology. London: Routledge

Barnes John, ‘Some Ethical problems in fieldwork’ in the British Journal of Sociology 1963, 14: 11-134

Clifford, James. 1986. “Introduction: Partial Truths”, in James Clifford and George Marcus (eds.), Writing Culture: The Poetics and Politics of Ethnography. Los Angelese: University of California Press: 1-26

Clifford, James and Marcus 1986.George eds. Writing Culture:th poetics of politics and ethnography. Los Angelese: University of California Press

Clifford Geertz. 1973. “Thick Description: Towards an Interpretive Theory of Culture”, in C. Geertz, The Interpretation of Cultures (pp.3-32). New York: Basic Books

Gardner, Katy. 1991. Songs at the River’s Edge: Stories from a Bangladeshi Village, Virago.
(reprinted, Rupa Press, New Delhi, 1992; reprinted with new forward, Pluto Press, London, 1997)

Kulick, D. 1995. ‘Introduction: The Sexual Life of Anthropologists: erotic subjectivity and ethnographic work’, in Kulick and Wilson ed. Taboo: Erotic subjectivity and anthropological fieldwork. London: Routledge

Lindisfarne, N. 2000. Postscript: The Pirates’ Socks. Dancing in Damascus. State University of New York: Albany: 123-168.

Malinowski. 1922. Argonauts of the Western Pacific: An Account of Native Enterprise and Adventure in the Archipelagoes of Melanesian New Guinea. (Introduction: The Subject, Method and Scope of this Inquiry).

Marcus, G. 1998. Ethnography through Thick and Thin. Princeton: Princeton University Press. (esp. Chapter 1: Imagining the Whole: Ethnography’s Contemporary Efforts to Situate itself, pp.33-56)

Mookherjee, Nayanika. 2009. ‘Debates on Ethical Practice: A Perspective from the Association of Social Anthropologists’ in Anthropology News (American Anthropological Association) Vol 50, issue 6. Co-authored article with Dr. Ian Harper. September 09: 10-11.

Mookherjee, Nayanika. 2009. Editor. ‘Ethics of Apology: A Set of Commentaries’. Critique of Anthropology: 24.3, September 2009. Contributions by Dr. Nayanika Mookherjee, Prof. Nigel Rapport, Prof. Lisette Josephides, Prof. Gillian Cowlishaw, Prof. Ghassan Hage, Dr. Lindi Todds: 345-366.

Mookherjee, Nayanika. 2009. The Ethics of Apology Open Meeting at the joint international conference of the ASA, the ASAANZ and the AAS, Auckland, 9 December 2008. Anthropology Today. June 2009, Vol 25,3: 29.

Mookherjee, Nayanika. 2008. ‘Friendships and ethnographic ‘encounters within left-liberal politics in Bangladesh’ in H. Armbruster and A. Laerke eds. Taking Sides: Politics and Ethnography. (A Nancy Lindisfarne Fetschcrift). Oxford: Berghahn: 65-87.

Mookherjee, Nayanika. 2003. ‘Ethical Issues Concerning Representation of Narratives of Sexual Violence’. Women and War – activist website seeking to raise funds for war- affected women of 1971,

Pletsch, Carl. 1981. ‘The Three Worlds or the Division of Social Scientific Labour, circa 1950-1975’, in Comparative Studies in Society and History, vol 23, no. 4, October 1981

Robertson, Roland. 1995. “Glocalization: Time-Space and Homogeneity/Heterogeneity.” In Mike Featherstone, Scott Lash and Roland Robertson eds., Global Modernities. London: Sage Publications: 25-44


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