Anthropology: a practice of theory


  • Michael Herzfeld

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      Michael Herzfeld is Professor of Anthropology at Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA. email: The author of The Social Production of Indifference (1992) and Cultural Intimacy: Social Poetics in the Nation-State (1997), he has written extensively on anthropological and semiotic theory, the ethnography of Southern Europe, local politics, nationalism, and the reproduction of social knowledge. He is editor of American Ethnologist. The Editor wishes to thank Professor Herzfeld for his invaluable assistance as editorial advisor for this issue of the ISSJ.