Toward an anthropology of the will / edited by Keith M. Murphy and C. Jason Throop.

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Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c2010.
Description
vi, 227 p. ; 24 cm.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Willing contours : locating volition in anthropological theory / Keith M. Murphy and C. Jason Throop -- In the midst of action / C. Jason Throop -- Moral willing as narrative re-envisioning / Cheryl Mattingly -- By the will of others or by one's own action? / Linda C. Garro -- Willful souls : dreaming and the dialectics of self-experience among the Tzotzil Maya of highland Chiapas, Mexico / Kevin P. Groark -- Transforming will, transforming culture / Jeanneatte Mageo -- How can will be expressed and what role does the imagination play? / Pamela J. Stewart and Andrew Strathern -- Emil Kraepelin on pathologies of the will / Byron J. Good -- Afterword : willing on context / Douglas W. Hollan.
ISBN
  • 9780804768870 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0804768870 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN
2009025678
OCLC
421533411
Other standard number
  • 3141534
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