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” Don’t 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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This note was uploaded on 10/06/2010 for the course ANTH 2 taught by Professor Unknown during the Spring '06 term at UC Merced.
- Spring '06