On Secrecy, Disclosure, the Public, and the Private in Anthropology

@article{Manderson2015OnSD,
  title={On Secrecy, Disclosure, the Public, and the Private in Anthropology},
  author={Lenore Manderson and Mark David McGregor Davis and Chip Colwell and Tanja Ahlin},
  journal={Current Anthropology},
  year={2015},
  volume={56},
  pages={S183 - S190}
}
Anthropology and cognate disciplines have long addressed the complex and troubled relations of public and private life, supplying insight into such matters as identity, politics, and civic life. In the multiple, interconnected settings of an intricately globalized and mediatized twenty-first century, how secrets are made, maintained, and broken remains vitally important to social science and its publics. The special issue we introduce here brings together anthropologists and social scientists… 
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