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Culture, Power and Difference

Discourse Analysis in South Africa

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Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Discourse analysis,
  • Political structure & processes,
  • Sociology,
  • 1961-,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Social conditions,
  • Republic of South Africa,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Social Science / General,
  • South Africa,
  • Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAnn Levett (Editor), Amanda Kottler (Editor), Erica Burman (Editor), Ian Parker (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8996665M
    ISBN 101856494721
    ISBN 109781856494724

    The good news is that we have Culture, Leadership, and Power: The Keys to Organizational Change 33 learned a lot about what culture is; we now have some good instruments for measuring it. The bad news--and the harsh reality--is that we have also learned that it cannot be changed easily or by: Get this from a library! Privilege, power, and difference. [Allan G Johnson] -- This brief book is a groundbreaking tool for students and non-students alike to examine systems of privilege and difference in our society. Written in an accessible, conversational style, Johnson.

      Power itself is an integral element of culture, therefore, culture and power are inextricably related to one another., difficult to separate it out. Power achieved through culture, retained through culture and maintained through culture and even t. The Suppressed in the Modern Urbanscape: Cultural Difference and Film in Singapore “City of Whores”: Nationalism, Development, and Global Garment Workers in Sri Lanka Cultural Politics Now.

      IGE Encountering Difference: Culture and Power Books & Articles Search this Guide SEARCH. IGE Encountering Difference: Culture and Power. Welcome; Background Research; OneSearch allows you to search for books, articles, and media on Author: Sally Romero. The Culture, Power and Politics Section promotes the study of cultural politics and of culture in/of relations of power in a broad sense as well as of the politics and power of/in culture. It is a space for the exchange and debate between different positions, as well as for the development of collaborative relations among its members.


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Anthropology has traditionally relied on a spatially localized society or culture as its object of study. The essays in Culture, Power, Place demonstrate how in recent years this anthropological convention and its attendant assumptions about identity and cultural difference have undergone a series of important challenges.

In light of increasing mass migration and the transnational cultural Author: Akhil Gupta. With the eyes of the world watching South Africa, this book provides a unique window on the transition to democracy through an analysis of the practice of power in language. The book shows how discourse perspectives can provide a framework for critical intervention and radical political engagement.

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In light of increasing mass migration and the transnational cultural. Culture, Power, and the State book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In the early twentieth century, the Chinese state made /5.

I’m pretty sure that many of these suggested books about cultural differences will also have an Electronic (Kindle) version available. The first books are the ones that I’ve Power and Difference book myself.

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If power is defined solely in personalized terms (status, personal prestige), then cultural differences in power concepts cannot be observed. Yet, we expect such cultural differences to manifest themselves in beliefs about how power should be distributed and used in the culture, attitudes toward objects that symbolize powerFile Size: KB.

Cultural Differences In my research on power and influence, I studied the sources of power and the use and effectiveness of different influence techniques in forty-five countries around the world.

I discovered that there are many similarities in the uses of power and influence but also some significant differences. Culture is a means to increase power, and power is the way to influence culture. Institutions that have the power to influence culture (large media conglomerates, universities, cinema producers etc.) hold a significant degree of power in society.

Culture, Difference, & Power can be both a virtual database of progressive multicultural education resources for theorists and teacher educators and a primary text for multicultural education, social justice education, sociology of education, anthropology of education, or social foundations of education courses.

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CULTURE AND POWER. The history of the part of the world that dates back to the Greek-Christian mould provides us with a demonstration of the fact that culture ó in the most elevated sense of the word ó flourishes in places of power, and withers in places that power has abandoned.

the cultural differences Literature has the capacity to provide insight into cultures from around the world. In the books one reads and the stories one hears, glimpses of different worlds become.

Anthropology has traditionally relied on a spatially localized society or culture as its object of study. The essays in Culture, Power, Place demonstrate how in recent years this anthropological convention and its attendant assumptions about identity and cultural difference have undergone a series of important challenges.

In light of increasing mass migration and the transnational cultural. Culture and Concepts of Power. cultural differences in the power-status relationship qualify prior conclusions regarding established effects of power and status on one downstream consequence.

Reviewed by Sigrun Biesenbach-Lucas Review of Culture, Difference, and Power Language Learning & Technology 28 Nonetheless, most of the activities at the end of Ideas sections are application activities that invite readers to reflect on their own cultural assumptions and practices.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. The final in our series on cross-cultural communication issues looks at the concept of 'power distance'. Power distance refers to the way in which power is distributed and the extent to which the less powerful accept that power is distributed unequally.

Put simply, people in some cultures accept a higher degree of unequally distributed power than do people in other cultures. A powerful culture fuels an organization to achieve greatness. When a new book by Chris Dyer titled The Power of Company Culture: How any business can build a culture that improves productivity, performance and profits hit my desk, I was interested to see the author’s view of culture and his interpretation of the latest research.

Chris didn’t disappoint. Brown (, p 66) states that “a power culture has a single source of power from which rays of influence spread throughout the organisation”. This means that power is centralised and organisational members are connected to the centre by functional and specialist strings (Harrison, ).

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China Daily. Retrieved on March 20th, Reviews: DIFFERENCE IS NOT THE PROBLEM Ignoring privilege keeps us in a state of unreality by promoting the illusion that difference by itself is the problem. In some ways, of course, it can be a problem when people try to work together across cultural divides that set groups up to think and do things their own 12 Privil£ge, Oppression, and Difference File Size: KB.This study explores the connection between culture and power by providing a critical review of theorising about the two domains, in particular in the field of Cultural Anthropology.

Usually, the domains of culture and power are studied by different academic disciplines.