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This innovative reader brings together classic theoretical textsand cutting-edge ethnographic analyses of specific stateinstitutions, practices, and processes and outlines ananthropological framework for rethinking future study of “thestate”.
Focuses on the institutions, spaces, ideas, practices, andrepresentations that constitute the “state”.
Promotes cultural and transnational approaches to thesubject.
Helps readers to make anthropological sense of the state as acultural artifact, in the context of a neoliberalizing,transnational world.