The concept of neo-liberalism has become an obstacle to the anthropological understanding of the twenty-first century: 2012 debate of the Group for Debates in Anthropological Theory

Soumhya Venkatesan, James Laidlaw, Thomas Hylland Eriksen, Keir Martin, Jonathan Mair

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Abstract

The following discussion developed from a debate held on the motion: ‘The concept of neoliberalism has become an obstacle to the anthropological understanding of the twenty-first century’, held at the 2012 meeting of the Group for Debates in Anthropological Theory (GDAT) at the University of Manchester. The debate was organized and edited for publication by Soumhya Venkatesan. A full transcription of the debate is hosted on the JRAI website: http://www.jrai.net; a full podcast of the debate can be heard at the Talking Anthropology website: http://www.talkinganthropology.com/2013/01/18/ta45-gdat1-neoliberalism/#t=2:49:40.219.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)911
Number of pages923
JournalJournal of the Royal Anthropological Institute
Volume21
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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