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The Anthropology of Friendship

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Published by Berg Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Social groups & communities,
  • Social, group or collective psychology,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Anthropology - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSandra Bell (Editor), Simon Coleman (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8623285M
    ISBN 101859733158
    ISBN 109781859733158

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The Anthropology of Friendship. Friendship is usually seen as a vital part of most people's lives in the West. From our friends, we hope to derive emotional support, advice and material help in times of need. In this pioneering book, basic assumptions about friendship are examined from a /5(6).

Friendship is usually seen as a vital part of most people's lives in the West. From our friends, we hope to derive emotional support, advice and material help in times of need. In this pioneering book, basic assumptions about friendship are examined from a cross-cultural point of : Paperback.

The anthropology of friendship: enduring themes and future possibilities / Sandra Bell and Simon Coleman --People who can be friends: selves and social relationships / James G. Carrier --Friendship: the hazards of an ideal relationship / Robert Paine --The importance of friendship in the absence of states, according to the Icelandic sagas / E.

Paul Durrenberger and Gisli Pálsson --Building affinity. Book Review: The Anthropology of Friendship. Henk Driessen. Anthropological Theory 1: 1, Download Citation. If you have the appropriate software installed, you can download article citation data to the citation manager of your choice.

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Publication year:Author: H.G.G.M. Driessen. About the Author. Amit Desai is Lecturer in the Department of Anthropology at the London School of Economics and Political Science.

His research explores the connections between Hindu religious experience and nationalist identification among people in central India, and this has led him to consider questions of religious subjectivity, Format: Hardcover. Friendship, Anthropology of. Friendship has frequently been juxtaposed to the relationships that constitute the ‘structuring structures’ of social life, be they the kin and descent relations of small-scale societies or the institutionalized forms of modernity.

About the Author. Amit Desai is Lecturer in the Department of Anthropology at the London School of Economics and Political Science.

His research explores the connections between Hindu religious experience and nationalist identification among people in central India, and this has led him to consider questions of religious subjectivity, moral practice, Format: Hardcover.

Daniel Miller (born in ) is an anthropologist who is closely associated with studies of human relationships to things and the consequences of theoretical work was first developed in Material Culture and Mass Consumption and is summarised more recently in his book is concerned to transcend the usual dualism between subject and object and to study how social.

The Anthropology of Friendship by Sandra Bell,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Anthropology of Friendship: Sandra Bell: /5(6). Book description: Friendship, descent and alliance are basic forms of relatedness that have received unequal attention in social anthropology.

Offering new insights into the ways in which friendship is conceptualized and realized in various sub-Saharan African settings, the contributions to this volume depart from Pages: A Talent for Friendship Rediscovery of a Remarkable Trait John Edward Terrell.

Challenges the Enlightenment "Hobbesian" view of human nature--that we are fundamentally violent and selfish creatures--and proposes one based on agreement and cooperation. The AAA/CASCA events at Vancouver are for all of us: presenters, organizers, prize-winners and prize-givers, and those who are just there to soak up the ideas, atmosphere and to meet old friends and new, especially at Café Europa, which has become an SAE Murphy (Gettysburg College, Program Chair), and Dace Dzenovska (U.

of Oxford, Program Chair-Elect), have put together. Friendship is an essential part of human experience, involving ideas of love and morality as well as material and pragmatic concerns. Making and having friends is a central aspect of everyday life in all human societies.

Yet friendship is often considered of secondary significance in comparison to domains such as kinship, economics and :   Because the bonds of friendship are often marked by supportive reciprocal actions, friendship itself has been discussed in terms of the economy of a relationship.

Hruschka outlines three existing theories that are guided by the notion that friendly relationships are inclined towards balance: "a norm of reciprocity, an urge to balance favors. "Receiving the Gift of Friendship is a deeply learned book, and yet reading it is a most moving experience It should find its place in postgraduate reading lists, particularly those whose theological concern is for ethics, and where the question of theological anthropology is not Pages: The Anthropology of Friendship Paperback – 1 Dec.

by Sandra Bell (Editor), Simon Coleman (Editor) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsFormat: Paperback. About this book This book tells the remarkable story of the friendship between Liria Hernández, a Roma woman from Madrid, and Paloma Gay y Blasco, a non-Roma anthropologist.

In this unique reciprocal experiment, the former informant returns the gaze to write about the. Human beings are not the only social animals, according to Aristotle.

He doesn’t even think they are the only political animals. And in the beginning of book 8 of the Nicomachean Ethics, he suggests that non-human animals can also be friends with each other: most of them entertain friendships with their young, as well as with other members of their own species. 1 So, is friendship not.

The anthropology of Islam / Gabriele Marranci. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. This book is the result of my discussions and debates with students and colleagues challenges and curiosity about the anthropology of Islam.

Among my friends and colleagues, I would like to express particular thanks.The Psychology of Friendship Edited by Mahzad Hojjat and Anne Moyer. Chapters reflect contemporary developments and research around friendship; Features content on friendship and social media, friendship with past romantic partners, the role of friendship in romantic relationships, friendship among co-workers, mentors and animals as friends, and more.A necessary condition of friendship, according to most views, is that the friends care about the other for his or her sake.

Such caring involves both sympathy and action on the friend's behalf. Friendship differs from other interpersonal relationships, such as relationships among colleagues, because it is a more intimate relationship.