Problems with the distinction between biologically determined and learnt behaviour. Ambiguities in some common applications of it. Conceptions of culture. Accounts in early anthropology of stages of civilisation.
Tracing Informality in Southeast and Northeast Europe: Anthropological Perspectives
Themes in social anthropology. Societies considered as organisms. The significance of kinship and the study of kinship systems. The significance of gift-giving and the study of gift economies. Studying ourselves.
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Examples in more recent an anthropology of studies of our own everyday and specialised practices and competences. The status of cultural anthropology. Differences between the natural and human sciences. Whether cultural anthropology can or should be regarded as a science. Field work and the technique of participant observation. Language and meaning. The relationship between language and cultural practices.
Understanding cultures as systems of meanings. Cultural relativism. Following Iris Young, structural injustice occurs when a myriad of institutional and individual actions leads to outcomes that unfairly disadvantage many people Young, Mapping and militant research from recent knowledge-based struggles to current migrant movements The seminar outlined the strategies and forms of occupation of recent protest movements, focusing on the university movements and migrant movements of the last decade.
Her analysis on precariousness and precarity are key nowadays, when we are witnessing an unsettling and dangerous rise of fascistic discourses. Vulnerability is, then, a key concept for this project. To the Northwest! Rijeka, Croatia, July Call for Papers Since the end of the First World War, cities and regions in Europe, particularly in the eastern half of the continent, witnessed frequent changes in borders.
However, forms of normativity not necessarily connected with verbal or written language emerge in the social reality. Critique is necessary of any activity, be it artistic, political, or scientific.
Venue: Croatian National Theatre Ivan pl. Metamorphosis of Labour. The language of the lectures and the discussion is English. On the occasion, Madam Rector, Prof. In design and architecture practices, the visual communication and the built environment transmit rules and shape behaviour in a variety of, arguably, understudied ways. How to understand the normative nature of a picture?
While classical realists focus on the individual dimension of political actors and their freedoms and responsibilities, many contemporary realists adopt broadly liberal values for political institutions. How Long is Now? The Re-Radicalization of Critical Thinking. The conference investigated the concept of testimony, notably war testimony, from different perspectives, i.
Targeted Killing with Drones? She earned her D. CAS SEE fellows have published or are about to publish an impressive list of publications in the period between and Benli, A. Diacritica Vol. Sites of memory and the criminalization of authoritarian pasts: Interrogating Goli Otok in a regional and transnational frame.
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Truth in Politics According to Spinoza, rights of individuals or groups are identical to their physical or psychical capabilities. Does it matter for excluded Roma whether water is public or private?
Architecture as Ideology: the perspectives of critical theory Benjamin and Adorno. Adorno, will be outlined. Robert D. In other words, are there normative reasons against intending harm and other bad effects which are not derived from reasons against harming or bringing those effects?
The term is problematic in many ways. It is pronounced from aloof and entails the suggestion that politics is a matter of expertise, not to be soiled by the people. Zajc in Rijeka was a great motive for another collaboration of scientific and art institutions in Rijeka. I divided the presentation into three parts, namely the three point of views of my approach to the issue of the wall.
Social Inequalities on the Urban Periphery?
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- James Joyce: Interviews and Recollections.
- Colloquial Vietnamese (Colloquial Series);
- La Fontaines Complete Tales in Verse: An Illustrated and Annotated Translation;
- Roads in Anthropology: Some Thoughts.
In the past forty years we have been witnessing a decline of public institutions in various areas. First, decline of institutions of welfare state. Second, decline of democratic institutions. There has been much talk recently of democratic deficit, particularly at EU level. In big societies, institutions also offer information regarding what others do or tend to do.
Some theories of democratization argue that quality of democracy and social equality are interrelated.
Life in Common: An Essay in General Anthropology (European Horizons Series)
Of the myriad terrorist organizations that emerged in the late s and s, those supporting the destruction of socialist Yugoslavia and the establishment of an independent Croatia were among the most active. Architecture and Anthropocene On the occasion of Prof. The Metaphysis of Gender.
- Gary Ferraro (Author of Cultural Anthropology).
- Life in Common: An Essay in General Anthropology (European Horizons).
Not Simply a Woman or a Man. Is a metaphysically sound objectivist account of sexed identity possible? Do gender categories exist because we recognize real distinctions in the world or because we agree to use gender terms while according to them categorical force?