Study Guide for Anth 1002 - Authenticity what the vignette...

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Authenticity*** what the vignette will be on (essay question) Structural Violence Key figures: Farmer, Hinton, Scheper-Hughes and Bourgois Term belongs to Johan Galtung - a peace and conflict studies professor Who's definition: Structural violence, describes social structures - economic, political, legal, religious and cultural- that stop individuals and groups and societies from reaching their full potential. Paul Farmer's definition: structural violence's is the way by which social arrangements are constructed to put specific members of a population in harm's way Please elaborate on farmer's study on Haiti (stories of acephie and Chouchou), Hinton's study on genocide in Cambodia, Scheper-Hughe's study on motherhood in Brazil and Bourgeois study on drug dealing in East Harlem Significance: It is intended to limit agency and keep social hierarchy. It also leads to social structure since that is what causes the structural violence to occur because it is set up in a way that targets minorities and the venerable and prevents them from meeting their personal needs, thus causing them to have limited agency. Sexuality and Homosexuality Key figures: Halperin, Kulik, Foucault First and foremost, you have to address post structuralism. please pay attention to the methods of post structuralisms such as genealogy so what Foucault and Halperin trying to tell us? Homosexuality did not exist until the 19th century Certainly men had sexual relations Post-Structuralists (Foucault) rupture from structuralisms is not required but might get you extra credit Psychiatric Diagnosis Key figures: Murphy, Grinker Labeling theory: Is a popular trend of the 70s social sciences and it assumes deviance is a self- fulfilling prophecy. actually, not only deviance but all labeling theories DSM's change over time cross-cultural Post-structuralists were mostly active in anti psychiatry movement. what are the similarities and differences of Murphy and Grinker's wok with Foucault (history of madness) Lifeboat Ethics: Key figures: Garret Hardin, Nancy Shepert-Hughes Is a term to problematize the dilemmas Brazilian shanty-town mothers faced at the midst of poverty and sickness PROBLEMS WITH HUMANITARIANISM "who chooses who will live and die" (titanic example)
Please discuss terms of structural violence and essentialist views of motherhood. Also, death without weeping is a very short but challenging article. please read it Goffman (As discussed in Abu-Lughod) Key figures: Goffman and Abu Erving Goffman's contributions on Please discuss how Goffman's analogy of theatre applies to Awlad Ali women in their practice of hasham, especially in the example of Ghinniwas Key terms: Dramaturgy For Awlad Ali, the discourse of honor belongs in this public arena of everyday, ordinary language interactions. In this sphere individuals strive to portray themselves as conforming to the generally held ideas of the person "(Abu Lughod 1985) Hasham-Tasham

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