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dc.contributor.authorKnight, Daniel M.
dc.date.accessioned2019-03-01T00:37:27Z
dc.date.available2019-03-01T00:37:27Z
dc.date.issued2017-03-01
dc.identifier.citationKnight , D M 2017 , ' Fossilized futures : topologies and topographies of crisis experience in Central Greece ' , Social Analysis , vol. 61 , no. 1 , pp. 26-40 . https://doi.org/10.3167/sa.2017.610102en
dc.identifier.issn0155-977X
dc.identifier.otherPURE: 241560065
dc.identifier.otherPURE UUID: cccf7a02-69e0-499f-915e-5119ea615589
dc.identifier.otherScopus: 85014169064
dc.identifier.otherWOS: 000398543600002
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10023/17175
dc.description.abstractDrawing on ethnography from western Thessaly, this paper reassesses notions of time and temporality in light of the Greek economic crisis. People experience the past as a folded assemblage of often linearly distant and sometimes contradictory moments that currently help them make sense of a period of extensive social change. It is the responsibility of anthropologists to embrace the paradoxes of (poly)temporality and address the topological (and topographical) experience of time and history. In an era of severe uncertainty, in central Greece temporality is often discussed through material objects such as photovoltaic panels and fossils as people articulate their situation vis-à-vis the past, present, and future. Multiple moments of the past are weaved together to explain contemporary crisis experience, provoking fear of returning to times of hardship or hope that the turmoil can be overcome.
dc.language.isoeng
dc.relation.ispartofSocial Analysisen
dc.rights© 2016 Berghahn Books. This work is made available online in accordance with the publisher’s policies. This is the author created, accepted version manuscript following peer review and may differ slightly from the final published version. The final published version of this work is available at https://doi.org/10.3167/sa.2017.610102en
dc.subjectTemporalityen
dc.subjectHistorical consciousnessen
dc.subjectEconomic crisisen
dc.subjectAssemblageen
dc.subjectTopologyen
dc.subjectTopographyen
dc.subjectAffecten
dc.subjectAffective objectsen
dc.subjectEnergy practiceen
dc.subjectDF Greeceen
dc.subjectGN Anthropologyen
dc.subject.lccDFen
dc.subject.lccGNen
dc.titleFossilized futures : topologies and topographies of crisis experience in Central Greeceen
dc.typeJournal itemen
dc.description.versionPostprinten
dc.contributor.institutionUniversity of St Andrews.Social Anthropologyen
dc.identifier.doihttps://doi.org/10.3167/sa.2017.610102
dc.description.statusPeer revieweden
dc.date.embargoedUntil2019-03-01


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