The Interpretation of Cultures: Selected Essays

Author : Geertz lifford.
"""Description:New York: Basic Books Inc., 1973. 470 p. ISBN: 0465097197, 9780465097197.In The Interpretation of Cultures, the most original anthropologist of his generation moved far beyond the traditional confines of his discipline to develop an important new concept of culture. This groundbreaking book, winner of the 1974 Sorokin Award of the American Sociological Association, helped define for an entire generation of anthropologists what their field is ultimately about.Thick Description: Toward an Interpretive Theory of CultureThe Impact of the Concept of Culture on the Concept of ManThe Growth of Culture and the Evolution of MindReligion As a Cultural SystemEthos, World View, and the Analysis of Sacred SymbolsRitual and Social Change: A Javanese Example""Internal Conversion"" in Contemporary BaliIdeology As a Cultural SystemAfter the Revolution: The Fate ofNationalism in the New StatesThe Integrative Revolution: Primordial Sentiments and Civil Politics in the New StatesThe Politics of Meaning 12/ Politics Past, Politics Present: Some Notes on the Uses of Anthropology in Understanding the New StatesThe Cerebral Savage: On the Work of Claude Lvi-StraussPerson, Time, and Conduct in BaliDeep Play: Notes on the Balinese Cockfight"""
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Language : English
N° Of Pages : [478]
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