By Nigel Rapport

Transcendent Individual argues for a reappraisal of where of the person in anthropolgical conception and ethnographic writing. A wealth of voices illustrate and tell the textual content, exhibiting ways that contributors creatively 'write', narrate and animate cultural and social lifestyles. this can be an anthropology imbued with a liberal morality that's keen to make price decisions over and opposed to tradition in favour of individuality.
Rapport attracts greatly on ethnographic and theoretic fabrics bringing into the talk various voices, between them Nietzsche, Wilde, George Steiner, Richard Rorty, John Berger and Anthony Cohen. In doing so he ways individuality by way of a variety of matters: organic integrity, recognition, supplier, democracy, discourse, globalism, wisdom and play.

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