Tag Archives: John R. Bowen

Forthcoming title: Anthropology in our Times

The autumn of 2016 will see the publication of my edited anthology Anthropology in Our Times: From a Series in Public Anthropology on Palgrave MacMillan (New York and London. With an introduction by me and a preface by Prof Thomas Hylland Eriksen, the volume is based on a series in public anthropology featuring leading international scholars […]

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Texts and contexts in the work of Tariq Ramadan

Today we use the word only in its political sense, and how unfortunate for us. For I fear that those who see freedom solely as a political concept will never fully grasp its meaning. The political pursuit of freedom can lead to its eradication on a grand scale – or rather it opens the door […]

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