Chapter 7. The Gray Zone: Small Wars, Peacetime Crimes, and Invisible Genocides

  1. Athena McLean and
  2. Annette Leibing
  1. Nancy Scheper-Hughes

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692455.ch7

The Shadow Side of Fieldwork: Exploring the Blurred Borders Between Ethnography and Life

The Shadow Side of Fieldwork: Exploring the Blurred Borders Between Ethnography and Life

How to Cite

Scheper-Hughes, N. (2007) The Gray Zone: Small Wars, Peacetime Crimes, and Invisible Genocides, in The Shadow Side of Fieldwork: Exploring the Blurred Borders Between Ethnography and Life (eds A. McLean and A. Leibing), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692455.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 9 AUG 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405161305

Online ISBN: 9780470692455

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Keywords:

  • wars;
  • genocides;
  • violence;
  • stress disorder;
  • fundamentalist convictions

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Preamble: The View from the Barrio

  • Ground Zero

  • The Anthropology of Violence

  • Missing the Genocide

  • A Genealogy of Genocide

  • The Genocide Continuum

  • Sacrificial Violence and Invisible Suffering: The Case of Angel-Babies

  • Maternal Thinking and Military Thinking

  • The Gray Zone

  • Un-doing

  • Acknowledgments

  • Notes

  • References