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Department
Anthropology
Course
ANTH 2423
Professor
All Professors
Semester
Winter

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Ethnoscapes RevisitedConcept put forth by anthropologist Arjun Appadurai in book Modernity at Large Idea that communities use their imagination as a social process to construct their identityRethinks the idea of place in terms that people can have communities that identify with a home without being thereYou can carry your folklore wherever you goTransnational EthnographyImmigrants exiles iterant people who moveImagined lives are apart o f how people construct their realityCultures have a repertoire of fantasy symbols and possibilitiesCreative expression of this repertoire contains folkloreImagined CommunitiesBenedict Anderson coined the term by print media helping people create idea of community and nationIdeat
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