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Cosmopolitans and Locals in World Culture
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Transnational Connections: Culture, People, Places
This work provides an account of culture in an age of globalization. Ulf Hannerz argues that, in an ever-more interconnected world, national understandings of culture have become insufficient. HeExpand
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Cultural Complexity: Studies in the Social Organization of Meaning
A rich, witty, and accessible introduction to the anthropology of contemporary cultures,Cultural Complexity emphasizes that culture is organized in terms of states, markets, and movements. HannerzExpand
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Being there... and there... and there!
Multi-site, or multilocal, field work has become increasingly practiced and acknowledged in anthropology since the 1980s. Drawing on several field studies by anthropologists at Stockholm UniversityExpand
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Exploring the City: Inquiries Toward an Urban Anthropology
Within a relatively short time, urban anthropology has emerged as one of the most vital fields of anthropology. During its formative period, however, it has lacked intellectual coherence. ExploringExpand
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Soulside: Inquiries into Ghetto Culture and Community
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Two Faces of Cosmopolitanism: Culture and Politics
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Gossip, networks and culture in a black American ghetto*
As anthropologists have turned increasingly to the study of informal social relations, their interest in the phenomenon of gossip has grown. What follows is a discussion of some of the social andExpand
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Reflections on varieties of culturespeak
This article discusses the various uses of culture concepts in contemporary public discourse. It notes that 'culture' is now often referred to in contexts of conflict, and that assumptions ofExpand
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Scenarios for Peripheral Cultures
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