Primitive America : the ideology of capitalist democracy /

"One of the most confounding aspects of American society—the one that perhaps most frequently perplexes observers both domestic and foreign—is the vast contradiction between what anthropologists might term the “hot” and “cold” elements in the culture. The hot encompasses the dynamic and progres...

Πλήρης περιγραφή

Κύριος συγγραφέας: Smith, Paul, 1954 Nov. 23-
Μορφή: Βιβλίο
Γλώσσα: English
Έκδοση: Minneapolis, MN : University of Minnesota Press, c2007.
Θέματα:
Πίνακας περιεχομένων:
  • 1. "We" and "you"
  • 2. Dialectics
  • 3. Freedom, equality, democracy
  • 4. Love and contradiction
  • 5. What is not allowed to be said
  • 6. Narcissistic symbols
  • 7. Narcissistic refraction
  • 8. Subject of value
  • 9. Historical fictions
  • 10. Primitive
  • 11. Fetishism
  • 12. Atavism
  • 13. Primitive accumulation
  • 14. Imperial power
  • 15. Meaningless politics
  • 16. Ideologues
  • 17. Fascism
  • 18. Legal matters
  • 19. Animals
  • 20. Human rights
  • 21. Precarious politics.