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At Home in the World - 95 edition

At Home in the World (ISBN10: 0822325381; ISBN13: 9780822325383)
ISBN13: 978-0822325383
ISBN10: 0822325381

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0822315612
ISBN10: 0822315610

Summary: Ours is an era of uprootedness, with fewer and fewer people living out their lives where they are born. At such a time, in such a world, what does it mean to be ''at home''? Perhaps among a nomadic people, for whom dwelling is not synonymous with being housed and settled, the search for an answer to this question might lead to a new way of thinking about home and homelessness, exile and belonging. First published by Duke University Press in 1995, At Home in the World is the story of ...show morejust such a search, chronicling Jackson's experience among the Warlpiri of the Tanami Desert in Central Australia where he lived, worked, and traveled intermittently over three years. Blending narrative ethnography, empirical research, philosophy, and poetry, Jackson construes the meaning of home existentially, as a metaphor for the balance people try to strike between the world they call their own and the world they see as ''other''. Home is never a stable essence, therefore, but a constantly negotiated relationship between being,closed and open, acting and being acted upon. At once a moving depiction of an aboriginal culture, and a meditation on the practice of anthropology, At Home in the World is a timely reflection on how, in defining home, we continue to define ourselves. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 95
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Duke University Press
Published: 01/28/1995
International: No



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