Exotics at Home: Anthropologies, Others, American Modernity. Micaela di Leonardo.

Exotics at Home: Anthropologies, Others, American Modernity

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998. Hardcover. xvi, 445, [1] p.: illustrations; 23 cm. Blue cloth with silver spine title. Black endpapers. Illustrated dust jacket. Part of the series Women in Culture and Society, edited by Catharine R. Stimpson. "In this pathbreaking study, Micaela di Leonardo reveals the face of power within the mask of cultural difference. Focusing on the intimate and shifting relations between popular portrayals of exotic Others and the practice of anthropology . . . she casts new light on gender, race, and the public sphere in America's past and present." -- dust jacket. Book is in Very Good Condition: a few page corners creased; minor ink notations on 3 pages; otherwise, clean and tight. Dust jacket is in Fine Condition: clean and bright. Very Good / fine. Item #007198
ISBN: 0226472639

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