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The SAGE Handbook of Social Anthropology is a contemporary landmark volume that defines the field and outlines new directions in research. Divided into four sections, each edited by leading figures in social anthropology, this exhaustive Handbook covers interfaces, places, methodologies and futures. Within each section authors at the leading edge of the discipline contribute in-depth chapters on the central principles and latest developments in their area of expertise.
Chapter 1.14: Anthropology and Gender Studies
Anthropology and Gender Studies
My aim in this chapter is not to provide an overview of the study of gender in anthropology, but to make an intervention in a debate, to demonstrate once again that battles over terms are always about specific engagements with ethics and politics. Indeed, they are part of larger struggles over the conventions, ...