23. Europe at the Crossroads of Rights and Culture(s)

  1. Ullrich Kockel3,
  2. Máiréad Nic Craith3 and
  3. Jonas Frykman4
  1. Valdimar Tr. Hafstein1 and
  2. Martin Skrydstrup2

Published Online: 23 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118257203.ch23

A Companion to the Anthropology of Europe

A Companion to the Anthropology of Europe

How to Cite

Hafstein, V. Tr. and Skrydstrup, M. (2012) Europe at the Crossroads of Rights and Culture(s), in A Companion to the Anthropology of Europe (eds U. Kockel, M. Nic Craith and J. Frykman), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118257203.ch23

Editor Information

  1. 3

    University of Ulster, UK

  2. 4

    Lund University, Sweden

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Iceland, Iceland

  2. 2

    University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405190732

Online ISBN: 9781118257203

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Keywords:

  • Europe, crossroads of rights and culture(s);
  • Somali diaspora of London, burqa, “individual woman's right”;
  • narrative of liberation and liberalization;
  • cultural rights, political economy and human dignity;
  • topographies of cultural rights;
  • cultural heritage, technology of governmentality;
  • Intangible Heritage Convention, points about cultural rights;
  • Taylor and “cultural rights,” liberal vision of “individual freedom”;
  • cultural rights, notions of loss and alienation;
  • ethnography and how it operates, “cultural rights”

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Topographies of Cultural Rights

  • Mapping the Conceptual Terrain

  • Cultural Rights and Losses

  • Europe and Cultural Rights

  • References