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Professor Dame Henrietta L Moore FBA
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This approach, however, captures only the social aspect of community, without addressing the symbolic dimension of political discourses and their national and local effects. Using data from Newham, London, this article argues that a narrow focus on social capital obfuscates the complexity of community dynamics, leading to misconceptions about the causes of social fragmentation. In the case of Newham, we show that while survey data on social capital suggests that diversity is detrimental to community life, a more nuanced analysis reveals that it is in fact an important part of community cohesion.
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- Soins relationnels. Soins palliatifs: Unité denseignement 4.2 et 4.7 (French Edition);
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Henrietta L. Article information. Article Information Volume: 37 issue: 4, page s : Article first published online: December 9, ; Issue published: November 1, Nikolay Mintchev , Henrietta L. Email: n. Abstract Full Text Abstract. Keywords ethnic identity , happiness , immigration , social cohesion , wellbeing. Sign Out. Email required Password required Remember me Forgotten your password?
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Your Access Options. Forgotten your password? Article available in:. In this challenging and philosophically minded enquiry, she demonstrates the limits and dangers of the dialectics of subjugation and resistance which have dominated social science thinking in the recent past.
By taking up what we might mean by, and what we can learn from, the analysis of hopes, desires, and satisfactions, Moore provides alternative ways of approaching some of the major challenges facing social theory. Developing a theory of the ethical imagination, she explores how ideas about the human subject, and its capacities for self-making and social transformation, should underpin new theoretical thinking in the social sciences.airtec.gr/images/como/1496-ubicar-mi.php
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Still Life explores how the ideas of social analysts and ordinary people intertwine and diverge, and argues for an ethics of engagement based on an understanding of the human need to engage with cultural problems and seek social change. This is a timely volume that will provide for valuable debates on epistemology in anthropology. Its generous readings of recent ethnography and social theory are noteworthy for their emphasis on inventiveness and hope, in contrast to the dark visions that mark many familiar accounts of globalization.
Most welcome is the plea for a more forward-looking notion of culture and more interest in people's creativity as inspired by new technical and politico-economic developments. The book addresses some major new challenges for anthropology and social science in general. Its originality and its masterful handling of a broad range of theories and ethnographies make it a true source of inspiration. Help Centre.
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