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Unformatted text preview: the trick as an anthropologist? o interaction of West and non-west reflection of our desires o cultural colonization impetus to this process: 1. logic of capitalism [need to expand, to find cheap labor, more resources, new markets] 2. logic of Modernity [progress/achieved status] o profoundly interwined [see Weber] Cannibal Tours how is search for authenticity manifest? o Search for primitive art o Preoccupation w/ idea of cannibalism where is abiding concern w/ progress evident? o Paternalism: we must help them Dont really live; more like vegetating fate of [formerly?] colonized world o integrated into global capitalism as commodity producers minerals, agricultural goods, cultural experiences...
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- Spring '06