Heady draws on both participant observation and interviews with older informants to trace the effects of recent exogenous technological and institutional changes, and the way local people have responded to them. His findings relate to such themes of recent history as nationalism, regionalism and anti-clericalism; and contribute to the theoretical debate on the relevance of structuralist anthropology to European societies.
About the Author :
Patrick Heady has contributed to The Hard People: Rivalry, Sympathy and Social Structure in an Alpine Valley as an author.
Peter Loizos is professor of anthropology at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Patrick Heady holds a Ph.D. in anthropology from the London School of Economics and works at the Office for National Statistics.
|Title:||The Hard People: Rivalry, Sympathy and Social Structure in an Alpine Valley||Publisher:||Routledge|
|Author:||Patrick Heady, Heady Patrick|
|No. of Pages:||254|
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