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The culture cult : designer tribalism and other essays, Roger Sandall

Label
The culture cult : designer tribalism and other essays
Title
The culture cult
Title remainder
designer tribalism and other essays
Statement of responsibility
Roger Sandall
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Extended critique of the concept of "culture" in anthropology and the romantic 'primitive' as an interpretative framework; includes limited discussion of Australian Aboriginal peoples - Marlo Morgan's Mutat Message Down Under, the Hindmarsh Island dispute and bilingual education in Arnhem Land
Cataloging source
DLC
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Sandall, Roger
Dewey number
306/.1
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HQ2042
  • HQ2042
LC item number
  • .S36 2001
  • .S36 2000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Berlin, Isaiah
  • Polanyi, Karl
  • Popper, Karl R. (Karl Raimund)
  • Alternative lifestyles
  • Primitivism
  • Hunting and gathering societies
  • Civilization, Modern
Label
The culture cult : designer tribalism and other essays, Roger Sandall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-207) and index
Contents
Romantic primitivism: the anthropological connection -- The New Stone Age: the New Age meets the Aborigines, sacralization in California, the Hindmarsh Island affair, Rousseau in Arnhem Land, primitivism versus literacy -- Designer tribalism -- Enter the noble savage -- The triumph of the litterateur -- Academic primitivism: the political implications -- The book of Isaiah -- Karl Popper in New Zealand -- Civilization and its malcontents : the economic and cultural implications -- Appendix: the four stages of noble savagery
Control code
000021685631
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 214 p.
Isbn
9780813338637
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Lccn
00043704
Label
The culture cult : designer tribalism and other essays, Roger Sandall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-207) and index
Contents
Romantic primitivism: the anthropological connection -- The New Stone Age: the New Age meets the Aborigines, sacralization in California, the Hindmarsh Island affair, Rousseau in Arnhem Land, primitivism versus literacy -- Designer tribalism -- Enter the noble savage -- The triumph of the litterateur -- Academic primitivism: the political implications -- The book of Isaiah -- Karl Popper in New Zealand -- Civilization and its malcontents : the economic and cultural implications -- Appendix: the four stages of noble savagery
Control code
000021685631
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 214 p.
Isbn
9780813338637
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Lccn
00043704

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