“Culture and Identity is the most lucid and up-to-date introduction to psychological anthropology available and provides an indispensible bridge between anthropology and psychology.” Robert A. LeVine, Professor Emeritus of Education and Human Development and Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, Harvard University “An important intellectual synthesis and a superb teaching text.” Steven Parish, Professor of Anthropology, University of California, San Diego “A useful and wide-ranging introduction to psychological anthropology. ” Arthur Kleinman, Esther and Sidney Rabb Professor and Chair, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University “Balanced, insightful, and comprehensive.” Naomi Quinn, Professor of Cultural Anthropology, Duke University “Lindholm provides sophisticated and readable coverage of both the history of psychological anthropology and contemporary research in the areas of cognition, self and emotion, and mental illness.” Cyndi Dunn, Professor of Anthropology, University of Northern Iowa “Culture and Identity offers a broad spectrum of key concepts that anyone who studies and teaches social and cultural anthropology with psychological emphasis must include in their course reading list.” Sonia Ryang, Associate Professor of Anthropology and International Studies, University of Iowa
Culture and Identity
The History, Theory, and Practice of Psychological Anthropology
CULTURE AND IDENTITY A Oneworld Book First published in the United States of America by McGraw-Hill, 2001 This revised and updated edition published by Oneworld Publications, 2007 Copyright © Charles Lindholm 2001, 2007 All rights reserved Copyright under Berne Convention A CIP record for this title is available from the British Library ISBN-13: 978–1–85168–528–8 Cover design by Mungo Designs Printed and bound in the United States of America Oneworld Publications 185 Banbury Road Oxford OX2 7AR England...