Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Memory against Culture: Arguments and Reminders” as Want to Read:
Memory against Culture: Arguments and Reminders
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Memory against Culture: Arguments and Reminders

4.2 of 5 stars 4.20  ·  rating details  ·  5 ratings  ·  0 reviews
In Memory against Culture, the renowned anthropologist Johannes Fabian assesses the contemporary practice of anthropology and its emerging shape as a global discipline. In twelve essays ranging from theoretical reflections to re-examinations of past ethnographic work, Fabian addresses central theoretical debates within the discipline and throughout the social sciences—abou ...more
Paperback, 208 pages
Published November 5th 2007 by Duke University Press Books (first published 2007)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Memory against Culture, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Memory against Culture

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-22 of 22)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Aranya
Aranya marked it as to-read
May 15, 2015
Bibi Calderaro
Bibi Calderaro marked it as to-read
Jan 23, 2015
Connor
Connor marked it as to-read
Apr 03, 2014
Yang
Yang marked it as to-read
Jan 15, 2014
Jesse
Jesse marked it as to-read
Feb 12, 2013
Zianour
Zianour marked it as to-read
Jan 30, 2013
Amanda
Amanda marked it as to-read
Dec 20, 2012
Eli
Eli added it
May 23, 2012
Kim
Kim marked it as to-read
May 25, 2011
Emilia
Emilia marked it as to-read
May 06, 2010
Sophie
Sophie marked it as to-read
Apr 29, 2010
Tmcilwraith
Tmcilwraith marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2010
Sabrina Gavigan
Sabrina Gavigan marked it as to-read
Jul 05, 2009
Andrew
Andrew added it
Oct 01, 2009
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Time and the Other: How Anthropology Makes Its Object Out of Our Minds: Reason and Madness in the Exploration of Central Africa Remembering the Present: Painting and Popular History in Zaire Language and Colonial Power: The Appropriation of Swahili in the Former Belgian Congo 1880-1938 Moments of Freedom: Anthropology and Popular Culture

Share This Book