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Brazilian Serialities. Personhood and Radical Embodied Cognition

Pina-Cabral, Joao (2016) Brazilian Serialities. Personhood and Radical Embodied Cognition. Current Anthropology, 57 (3). pp. 247-260. ISSN 0011-3204. (doi:10.1086/686300) (KAR id:58541)

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Abstract

This paper investigates the relationship between personhood and family in light of the impact that radical embodied

among siblings and cohabiting cousins in Brazil, where it became clear that interruption of the series is more

paper argues that this kind of interrupted seriality amounts to a narrative strategy of triangulation that fosters the

of personhood by diverging from the established representationist theories of cognition that remain dominant in

anthropological circles.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1086/686300
Uncontrolled keywords: Names, persons, ontogeny, Brazil, radical embodied cognition
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Human and Social Sciences > School of Anthropology and Conservation
Depositing User: Joao de Pina Cabral
Date Deposited: 10 Nov 2016 16:41 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:39 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/58541 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Pina-Cabral, Joao: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7180-4407
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