Anthropology/Introduction

Social and Cultural AnthropologyEdit

Key ThemesEdit

Influential ThinkersEdit

  • Lévy-Bruhl - rationality and relativism
  • Dilthey - Hermeneutics and the interpretation
  • Whorf - Linguistic relativity
  • Turner - Anthropology of change
  • Boas - Historical Anthropology
  • Gramsci - Hegemony and counter-hegemony
  • Bakhtin - The anthropology of performance
  • Lévi-Strauss - Structural anthropology
  • Bourdieu - Habitus and Practise Theory
  • Foucault - Discourse and power/knowledge
  • Harris - Cultural Materialism and scientific approach
  • Geertz - Symbolic anthropology