19952020

Research output per year

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Research Output

1995

Orientalists and Orientalism: William Robertson-Smith and Edward W. Said

Skinner, J., 1995, William Robertson Smith: Essays in Reassessment. Johnstone, W. (ed.). Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, p. 376-382 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1996

Contesting Nationalism: Overcoming the Politics of Nationality

Skinner, J., 1996, In : Belgrade Circle Journal. 1996/7, 3/4, 1/2, p. 162-171 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Teaching the Past, Protesting the Present, Altering the Future

Skinner, J., 1996, Alternative Futures and Popular Protest II. Barker, C. & Tyldesley, M. (eds.). Manchester: Manchester Metropolitan University, p. none given

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1998

Of elephants and men: the freak as Victorian and contemporary spectacle

Skinner, J., 1998, Varieties of Victorianism: The Uses of a Past. Day, G. (ed.). London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 250-262 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1999

Globalisation in an age of migration

Skinner, J., 1999, In : The Sociological Review. 47, 3, p. 603-608 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Island Migrations, Island Cultures

Skinner, J., 1999, In : Anthropology in Action. 6, 2, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2000

The eruption of Chances Peak, Montserrat, and the narrative containment of risk

Skinner, J., 2000, Risk Revisited. Caplan, P. (ed.). London: Pluto Press, p. 156-183 28 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2001

Licence revoked: when calypso goes too far

Skinner, J., 2001, An Anthropology of Indirect Communication. Hendry, J. & Watson, B. (eds.). London: Routledge: Taylor & Francis Group, p. 181-200 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Taking Conspiracy Seriously: Fantastic Narratives and Mr Grey the Pan-Afrikanist on Montserrat

Skinner, J., 2001, The Age of Anxiety: Conspiracy Theory and the Human Sciences. Parish, J. & Parker, M. (eds.). Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, p. 93-111 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Tourism, heritage and community

Skinner, J., 2001, Scotland’s Boundaries and Identities in the New Millennium. Skinner, J., Di Domenico, C., Law, A. & Smith, M. (eds.). Dundee: University of Abertay Press, p. 163-169 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Narrative on the Net: Bill and his hyper- lives, loves and texts

Skinner, J., 2002, In : Auto/Biography. X, 1-2, p. 21-29 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003

Anti-social “social development”? The DFID approach and the ‘indigenous’ of Montserrat

Skinner, J., 2003, Negotiated Development: Power and Identity in Development. Bicker, A., Sillitoe, P. & Pottier, J. (eds.). London: Pluto Press, p. 98-120 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Voyeurs, Voyagers and Disaster Tourism from Mount Chance, Montserrat

Skinner, J., 2003, Niche Tourism and Anthropology. Macleod, D. (ed.). Dumfries: University of Glasgow Crichton Publications, p. 129-144 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Popper in the “Open”: Science, Morality, Culture and The Open Society

Skinner, J., 2004, In : Anthropological Journal on European Cultures. 13, p. 133-150 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2005

Colonising Narratives, Double Consciousness and Barbarian Writing: Fergus and the Writers’ Maroon of Montserrat

Skinner, J., 2005, Caribbean Narratives of Belonging: Fields of Relations, Sites of Identity. Besson, J. & Fog Olwig, K. (eds.). Oxford: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 245-262 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Special Edition Introduction: Embodiment and Teaching and Learning in Anthropology

Skinner, J., 2005, In : Anthropology in Action. 12, 2, p. v-ix 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

Disaster creation in the Caribbean and planning, policy and participation reconsidered

Skinner, J., 2006, Environmental Planning in the Caribbean: context and case studies. Pugh, J. & Momsen, J. (eds.). London: Ashgate, p. 53-72 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Formal and Informal “Island” Relations on Colonial Montserrat and Gibraltar

Skinner, J. (ed.), 2006, Managing Island Life: Social, Economic and Political Dimensions of Formality and Informality in ‘Island’ Communities. Skinner, J. & Hills, M. (eds.). Dundee: University of Abertay Press, p. 181-205 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Introduction: Introducing Islands

Skinner, J. & Hills, M., 2006, Managing Island Life: Social, Economic and Political Dimensions of Formality and Informality in ‘Island’ Communities. Skinner, J. & Hills, M. (eds.). Dundee: University of Abertay Dundee Press, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Modernist anthropology, ethnic tourism and national identity: the contest for the commoditization and consumption of St. Patrick’s Day, Montserrat

Skinner, J., 2006, Tourism, Consumption and Representation: Narratives of Place and Self. Meethan, K., Miles, S. & Anderson, A. (eds.). London: CAB International, p. 253-271 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Trading On and Off Risk: A Review Essay

Skinner, J., 2006, In : Anthropology in Action. 13, 2, p. 99-103 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2007

Emotional baggage: the meaning/feeling debate amongst tourists

Skinner, J., 2007, Emotions: A Reader. Wulff, H. (ed.). Oxford: Berg, p. 339-353 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

From the Precolonial to the Virtual: The Scope and Scape of Land, Land Use, and Land Loss on Montserrat

Skinner, J., 2007, Caribbean Land and Development Revisited. Momsen, J. & Besson, J. (eds.). London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 219-232 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Leading Questions

Skinner, J., 2007, In : Anthropology News. 48, 2, p. 17-18 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

The Salsa Class: a complexity of globalization, cosmopolitans and emotions

Skinner, J., 2007, In : Identities. 14, 4, p. 485-506 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

When “Big Men” don’t see eye-to-eye: consequences for natives and tourists on Montserrat

Skinner, J., 2007, Practicing Anthropology. 3 ed. Vol. 29. p. 40-42 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2008

At the Electronic Evergreen: a computer-mediated ethnography of a newsgroup from Montserrat and afar

Skinner, J., 2008, Electronic Tribes: The Virtual Worlds of Geeks, Gamers, Shamans, and Scammers. Adams, T. & Smith, S. (eds.). Tucson: University of Texas Press, p. 124-140 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The “PB” and the aestheticization of violence in Northern Ireland

Skinner, J., 2008, In : Ethnography. 9, 3, p. 427-438 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Women Dancing Back - and Forth: Resistance and Self-Regulation in Belfast Salsa

Skinner, J., 2008, In : Dance Research Journal. 40, 1, p. 65-77 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009

A Natural Turn to the Anthropology of Dance

Skinner, J., 2009, What Anthropologists Do. Oxford: Berg, p. 147-148 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Cyber ethnography and the disembedded Electronic Evergreen of Montserrat’

Skinner, J., 2009, Ethnography and The Internet: An Exploration. Srinivasan, M. & Mathur, R. (eds.). Hyderabad: ICFAI University Press, p. 125-148 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mount Chance, Montserrat, and the media: global British journalism under local fire

Skinner, J., 2009, The Anthropology of News and Journalism: Global Perspectives. Bird, E. (ed.). Bloomington: Indiana University Press, p. 191-215 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Leading Questions and Body Memories: a Case of Phenomenology and Physical Ethnography in the Dance Interview

Skinner, J., 2010, The Ethnographic Self as Resource: Writing Memory and Experience Into Ethnography. Collins, P. & Gallinat, A. (eds.). Oxford: Berghahn, p. 111-128 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

'Live in fragments no longer'': Social dance and individual imagination in human nature

Skinner, J., 2010, Human Nature as Capacity: Transcending Discourse and Classification. Rapport, N. (ed.). Oxford: Berghahn, p. 207-230 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Suffering Syndromes and the (Anti-)Social Body

Skinner, J., 2010, In : Anthropology in Action. 17, 1, p. 66-72 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle