Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas

Anthropology of Emotions

Code

711001068

Academic unit

Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas

Department

Antropologia

Credits

6

Weekly hours

4

Teaching language

Portuguese

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Prerequisites

n.a.

Subject matter

Bibliography

ABU-LUGHOD, Lila l986 Veiled Sentiments. Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society. Berkeley, University of California Press.
BRIGGS, Jean L. 1970 Never in Anger. Portrait of an Eskimo family. Cambridge, Harvard University Press.
HOSCHILD, Arlie 1983 The managed heart. Commercialization of human feeling. Berkeley, University of California Press.
LUTZ, Catherine 1988 “Emotion, Thought and Estrangement: Emotion as a Cultural Category”, Cultural Anthropology 1, pp. 405-36.
LUTZ, Catherine 1988 Unnatural emotions. Everyday sentiments on a Micronesian atoll and their challenge to western theory. Chicago, University of Chicago Press.
LUTZ, Catherine; ABU-LUGHOD, Lila (eds.) 1990 Language and the politics of emotion. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press.
METCALF, Peter; HUNTINGTON, Richard 1991 Celebrations of Death. The Anthropology of Mortuary Ritual, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press.
ROSALDO, Renato 1984 “Grief and a Headhunter´s rage: on the cultural force of emotions” in E. Bruner Play, Text and Story. Proceedings of the 1983 meeting of the American ethnological Society, Washington D.C.

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