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Sometimes the ideas get a little repetitive, but overall there is enough freshness in each essay that they are able to captivate you. Books by Pierre Clastres. Essentially the book repeats its message in different essays, on different topics and in different formats ranging from personal travel narrative, to polemic, to academic essay.

Some of the ppierre memorable essays are: Clastres does indeed come across as defensive of these societies, but he is defending them against the academic arrogance that allows people to consider them “pre-civilized,” when in reality their societies seem to be almost as sophisticated, just in another direction.

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The message is basically that “primitive societies” were not underdeveloped along the path is argued to inevitably lead to the state-form, but that they consciously choose to develop in its very being and mythology practices that ward off the formation and power of the state as political power or power separated from the social body in general. There is a continual breaking off, breaking away, insuring the existence of multiple worlds outside of the tribe, killing off of warriors who would assume power by obligating them seek arquwologia to the point of death, clsatres off of chiefs who would assume power over the tribe or lead them in combat, etc etc.


Jaime Glynn rated it really liked it Aug 05, The introduction was so full of jargon I eventually skipped it claetres I also skipped his criticism on Marxist anthropology, simply since it wasn’t giving me anything. It sho The Western illusion of human nature as either grim and savage bad or noble and harmonious good still has not recovered from the violnia of Pierre Clastres’ work.

Fabio Luiz rated it really liked it Oct 01, If he abuses his authority, he may be violently removed by his people, and the institution of “spokesperson” is never allowed to transform itself into a separate institution of authority.

Since this is a collection of articles they are not all as informative but at least two of them blew my mind one on Ethnocide. Pierre Clastres,was a French anthropologist and ethnographer.

Arqueologia da violência: ensaio de antropologia política – Pierre Clastres – Google Books

One can see how this does not fit nicely into any existing position in the above mentioned debate. Preview — Archeology of Violence by Pierre Clastres. But according to Clastres, it is not because these societies are inherently peaceful or angel-likeit is because they are organized against tyranny: Ian O rated it really liked it Nov 29, Every society from the “primitive” kingships of Africa to the most totalitarian Nazi Reich including our democracies have been this “divided” society, a society with a State, where people voluntarily give up their freedom.

What seems essential to all is that “primitive societies” are societies for war, which has many functions, but which creates an environment too influx in terms of how power is distributed for power to become separated from the society as a whole. Always thought-provoking and intellectually stimulating, and with a clear writing style a rarity in the world of academe. Too much tension and uncertainty, and he never even comes close to suggesting that we should return to such a way of life.


Be the first to ask a question about Archeology of Violence. Pierre Clastres’ theory thus was an explicit criticism of vulgar Marxist theories of economic determinism, in that he considered an autonomous sphere of politics, which existed in stateless societies as the active conjuration of authority. Return to Book Page. Clastres main premise here is that war is not just a part of these primitive societies, it is inseparable from their existence.

Clastres talks about the “infinite task” and the escalation of the exploit: Vanessa rated it liked it Jan 13, Dec 27, Siggi added it.

Archeology of Violence

Marianna Borges rated it it was amazing Jul 14, Also see de Castro’s very stimulating introduction. The essential question which Clastres sought to answer was: The two viokncia essays, the title one and the ravishingly titled ‘Sorrows of the Savage Warrior’, make up his start on a work about primitive war, unfortunately lost to us. It is not only the effect, but the goal: As always with Clastres, political independence.