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Performing indigeneity : global histories and contemporary experiences
This engaging collection of essays discusses the complexities of "being" indigenous in public spaces. Laura R. Graham and H. Glenn Penny bring together a set of highly recognized junior and seniorExpand
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Objects of Culture: Ethnology and Ethnographic Museums in Imperial Germany
In the late 19th century, Germans spearheaded a worldwide effort to preserve the material traces of humanity, designing major ethnographic museums and building extensive networks of communication andExpand
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Worldly Provincialism: German Anthropology in the Age of Empire
Worldly Provincialism introduces readers to the intellectual history that drove the emergence of German anthropology. Drawing on the most recent work on the history of the discipline, theExpand
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Spirit and System: Media, Intellectuals, and the Dialectic in Modern German Culture
  • H. Penny
  • Sociology
  • Comparative Studies in Society and History
  • 29 June 2007
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Elusive Authenticity: The Quest for the Authentic Indian in German Public Culture
  • H. Penny
  • History
  • Comparative Studies in Society and History
  • 9 August 2006
The German fascination with the American Indian is legion, enduring, and much more than a current, post-modern enchantment with ‘the primitive.’ Indeed, the special and continuing relationshipExpand
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Latin American Connections: Recent Work on German Interactions with Latin America
  • H. Penny
  • History
  • Central European History
  • 1 June 2013
German interactions with Latin America have a long history. Indeed, early modern historians have demonstrated that people from German-speaking central Europe took part in all aspects of the EuropeanExpand
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Kindred by Choice: Germans and American Indians since 1800
How do we explain the persistent preoccupation with American Indians in Germany and the staggering numbers of Germans one encounters as visitors to Indian country? As H. Glenn Penny demonstrates,Expand
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