The value of comparison /Series: The lewis henry morgan lectures Published by : Oxford University Press, (Oxford : ) Physical details: xii, 192 p. : 24 cm. ISBN:9780822361589 (pbk.).
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-182) and index.
The fragment and the whole -- The comparative advantage of anthropology -- Market and money: a critique of rational choice theory -- Civilization and comparison -- Keeping the Muslims out: concepts of civilization, civility, and civil society in India, China, and Western Europe -- The afterlife of images -- Comparing exclusion -- Lost in the mountains: notes on diversity in the Southeast Asian mainland massif -- Who cares? Care arrangements and sanitation for the poor in India and elsewhere.