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Title Toward an anthropology of the will / edited by Keith M. Murphy and C. Jason Throop

Publ Info Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  BF611 .T69 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  BF611 .T69 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript vi, 227 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Willing contours : locating volition in anthropological theory / Keith M. Murphy and C. Jason Throop -- In the midst of action / C. Jason Throop -- Moral willing as narrative re-envisioning / Cheryl Mattingly -- By the will of others or by one's own action? / Linda C. Garro -- Willful souls : dreaming and the dialectics of self-experience among the Tzotzil Maya of highland Chiapas, Mexico / Kevin P. Groark -- Transforming will, transforming culture / Jeanneatte Mageo -- How can will be expressed and what role does the imagination play? / Pamela J. Stewart and Andrew Strathern -- Emil Kraepelin on pathologies of the will / Byron J. Good -- Afterword : willing on context / Douglas W. Hollan
LC subject Will -- Anthropological aspects
Act (Philosophy)
Cognition and culture
Personality and culture
Add Author Murphy, Keith M
Throop, C. Jason
ISBN 9780804768870 (cloth : alk. paper)
0804768870 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN/ISSN 3141534