After introductory lectures about the origins ofpolitical anthropology and the meanings of essential concepts, we will proceedto focus on aspects of local politics in their broader national andinternational setting, paying attention to changing anthropological approaches.Below are essential readings that provide a background to the lecture course asa whole, illuminating the relationship between power, forms of governance andthe nature of the state in various contexts.

    Teacher: Picture of Mukulika BanerjeePicture of Andrea ElsikPicture of Deborah JamesPicture of Insa KochPicture of Megan LawsPicture of Mathijs PelkmansPicture of Dave RobinsonPicture of Anna Tuckett