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In Culture and AuthenticityCharles Lindholm calls amd anthropological case studies from different cultures, historical material, and comparative philosophy, to explore how notions of authenticity develop, what forms it takes, and how it changes over time.
Examines the idea of authenticity and i Authenticity is taken-for-granted as an absolute value in contemporary life.
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Examines the idea of authenticity and its role in modern culture Explores society’s preoccupation with authenticity and the search for ‘real’ experiences Looks at how the concept of authenticity intersects with questions about religion, ethnicity, and race Investigates authenticity in the context of fields such as dance, cuisine, travel, and the modern marketplace Hardcover1stpages.
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Lindholm’s writing is accessible and engaging, so even readers outside of the social sciences can appreciate his informative and balanced approaches to many paradoxical attempts at rediscovery, revitalization, or preservation of authenicity cultural products.
The structure of this book is simple, perhaps obvious, but effective in demonstrating the diverse manifestations of au This book is cultur excellent introduction to problems within various claims of authenticity, cultural ownership, and identity. The structure of this book is simple, perhaps obvious, but effective in demonstrating the diverse manifestations of authenticity discourse: Although Lindholm devotes sufficient attention to each topic for what is clearly an introductory overview, my primary research interests include perspectives on musical origins and ownership, so I would have liked to see, at the aauthenticity least, more references to authors who deal with authenticity and music in more detail.
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Authenticity is a cultural creation. As such, the varieties of desires for authenticity are often complex and paradoxical. Lindholm takes us on a tour of many kinds of authenticity from the really real country music to identifying the core of one’s ethnicity through DNA testing to the complexities of seeing through the veil of authenticity itself. This book is very much worth the read. It’ll have you reevaluate your identity and will simultaneously give you an appreciation for the cultural compl Authenticity is a cultural creation.
It’ll have you reevaluate your identity and will simultaneously give you an appreciation for the cultural complexities of the world. Feb 21, Luke Brennan rated it it was amazing Shelves: If I could I would give this book 6 stars.
Culture and Authenticity
Superlative anthropological and philosophical work which gets bonus marks for being aware of the tendency of social science to reduce all things to mere power relations and status climbing, which I myself in my own opinion don’t fully follow. Krista O’Connell rated it really liked it Jul 13, Rui Cordeiro rated it lindhokm liked it Jan 26, Dongjin He rated it it was amazing Oct 06, Araam Borhanian rated it really liked it Jun 04, SY rated it really liked it Nov 06, Yazmin rated it really liked it May 16, Ingeborg rated it it was amazing Dec 28, David rated it liked it May 30, Johan Knutsen rated it liked it Jan 23, Myra Wanst rated it really liked it Oct 18, Marissa rated it liked it Jun 11, Julia rated it liked it Jul 31, Ashley autyenticity it it was amazing Feb 25, Kelley Duff rated it really liked it Oct 06, Heinz is currently reading it Feb 23, Keith marked it as to-read Mar 24, Jur marked it as to-read Dec 30, Yang added it Sep 22, Andrew Rothmund added it May 05, January Carey is currently reading it Sep 24, Brandon marked it as to-read Jan 18, Bailey Miller marked it as to-read Apr culturre, Shannon added it Jun 29, Danielle marked it as to-read Oct 01, Krissy added it Nov 07, Jay marked it as to-read Feb 12, Joanne Payton marked it as to-read Apr 22, Anaise marked it as to-read Jun 18, Lauren marked it as to-read May 28, Rachel marked it as to-read Jan 19, Lareina Assoum added it Mar linxholm, Nano marked it as to-read Apr 01, Alex Stroshine marked it as to-read May 06, Ann-marie marked it as to-read Jun 24, New Atlantis marked it as to-read Dec 10, Gery Germanova marked it as to-read Jun 23, Sami Serhan marked it as to-read Jul 22, Aly marked it as to-read Jul 22, Dylan Groves marked it as to-read Nov 13, Thao Nguyen added it Dec 31, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
Professor Lindholm is an anthropologist with a strong interest in social theory and psychology, as well as area interests in the Middle East, South Asia, and the United States. He did his original fieldwork in Northern Pakistan among one of the largest tribal groups in the world: He researched the relationship between social organization and emotion, a B.
He researched the relationship between social organization and emotion, as well as politics, kinship, and the role of religion in this strongly Muslim society. His work led to an ethnographic study, Generosity and Jealousyand to a collection of essays entitled Frontier Perspectives He has also published Charismaas well as a number of articles on charismatic leadership and romantic love, and Culture and Identity: His most recent book Middle East: Tradition and Change argues that the Middle East, like the United States, is characterized by a pervasive ethic of equality, rendering actual relationships of authority especially fraught with tension.
His current interests include anthropology of performance and the social construction of authenticity. Books by Charles Lindholm. Trivia About Culture and Authe No trivia or quizzes yet. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.