There is a sort of uprising. When there is a moment of crisis the peasants went and
burned the evidence of their debts. This becomes a threat to the revolution itself.
National Assembly cant get things done with this.
renounces their feudal
Hegemony- dominance (huh.gemonee.)
Anthropology vs. postmodernism
Postmodernism as new way to critique academic disciplines
Historicism of the west
= historicism of anthropology
Create concept of west
create concept of other
Prerequisites for takeoff
comes largely from agricultural surplus
expansion: must have large population to drive this kind of
development. Mortality rates falling and fertility rates growing. In 1800 ab
figure of speech
- subgroups have different ways of talking about certain contexts and subjects
The Gods Must Be Crazy
Out of Africa
Passage to India
White Mans Burden
Hegemony is how people
Anthropology used to be the study of a primitive society.
Now needs to either be on one level with all telling story
keep studying primitive societies, you become an alchemist.
Geography of Imagination
- there are no real maps of the west and the rest.
E.P- History and Anthropology
- State of
Agricultural Revolution: the potato
to Europe by Spanish during the conquest of Peru in mid-1500s
used as food for slaves, it became a staple among the lower class
introduced by English into Ireland
o cause disease at first, it
This distinction between Active and Passive citizenship annoys many.
to bring nation together in the way that it needs to survive.
Some important accomplishments remain. Ultimately doomed due to King,
but did accomplish some things.