Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2016

240 Pages | 30 b/w Illus.

8.5 x 5.37 inches

ISBN: 9780719085055

Bookseller Code (06)

Beyond text?

Critical practices and sensory anthropology

edited by Rupert Cox, Andrew Irving, and Christopher Wright

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Explores the relationship between anthropological understandings of the world, sensory perception and aesthetic practices
  • Argues for a more sensorially-grounded, critically aware and creative approach to cultural analysis, media production and field research
  • Combines thematic essays with audio and video media on a DVD and linking commentaries
  • Brings together leading figures in anthropology, visual, sound and film studies to explore how knowledge, sensation and embodied experiences can be researched and represented by combining different visual, aural, and textual forms

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