Life and Words: Violence and the Descent Into the Ordinary

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Life and Words: Violence and the Descent Into the Ordinary - Das, Veena, and Cavell, Stanley (Foreword by)

In this powerful, compassionate work, one of anthropology's most distinguished ethnographers weaves together rich fieldwork with a compelling critical analysis in a book that will surely make a signal contribution to contemporary thinking about violence and how it affects everyday life. Veena Das examines case studies including the extreme ... Read More

Life and Words: Violence and the Descent Into the Ordinary 2006, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520247451

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Life and Words: Violence and the Descent Into the Ordinary 2006, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520247444

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