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The Cultural Dialectics of Knowledge and Desire

Nuckolls, Charles W.

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ISBN 10: 0299151247 / ISBN 13: 9780299151249
Published by The University of Wisconsin Press, 1996
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Title: The Cultural Dialectics of Knowledge and ...

Publisher: The University of Wisconsin Press

Publication Date: 1996

Book Condition:Fine

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Offering a cognitive and psychoanalytic approach, this work asks why culture is a problem that can never be solved. It develops a theory of cultural dialectics based on the concept of paradox, in which it shows how ambivalence and conflicts are at the heart of all cultural knowledge systems.

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Charles W. Nuckolls is assistant professor of anthropology at Emory University. He is the editor of The Cultural Construction of Diagnostic Categories: The Case of American Psychiatry and Siblings in South Asia: Brothers and Sisters in Cultural Context.

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