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  1. Knowledge for use : anthropology and community-centered substance abuse research : Anthropology in a multidisciplinary field : substance abuse.

    Article - En anglais

    The anthropological world has changed.

    The ethnographic Other is no longer available and pliant, awaiting anthropological representation, but has acquired a voice of his/her own.

    As a result, anthropology is faced with a dilemma.

    What is to be the anthropological role in this transformed world?

    Two alternatives are examined.

    The fisrt, postmodernism, stresses the development of experimental ethnographic texts that inscribe the voice of the transformed Other.

    Noting the weaknesses of the postmodern « solution, » this paper proposes community-centered research as a more appropriate response to contemporary social realities.

    In this approach, the anthropologist seeks collaboration with the Other in the struggle for self-determination.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Toxicomanie, Minorité, Anthropologie, Alcoolisme, Prévention, Ethnie, Traitement communautaire, Homme, Organisation santé, Porto ricain, Hispanique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Drug addiction, Minority, Anthropology, Alcoholism, Prevention, Ethnic group, Community treatment, Human, Public health organization

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0499788

    Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199406.