The Trouble with Community: Anthropological Reflections on Movement, Identity and Collectivity

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'Community' is one of social science's longest-standing concepts. The assumption, of much social science, has been that it is in communities -- and to communities -- that human individuals, as social and cultural beings, belong. Communities are said to embody that interactive environment from which individuals' identities and senses of self derive, and in which they continue to dwell. The trouble with 'community' is that this is not necessarily so; the personal social networks of individuals' actual experience crosscut ...

The Trouble with Community: Anthropological Reflections on Movement, Identity and Collectivity 2002, Pluto Press (UK), London, England

ISBN-13: 9780745317465

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