Local Knowledge: Further Essays in Interpretive Anthropology

Voorkant
Basic Books, 1983 - 244 pagina's
In essays covering everything from art and common sense to charisma and constructions of the self, the eminent cultural anthropologist and author of The Interpretation of Cultures deepens our understanding of human societies through the intimacies of "local knowledge." A companion volume to The Interpretation of Cultures, this book continues Geertz’s exploration of the meaning of culture and the importance of shared cultural symbolism. With a new introduction by the author.

Vanuit het boek

Wat mensen zeggen - Een review schrijven

We hebben geen reviews gevonden op de gebruikelijke plaatsen.

Inhoudsopgave

Introduction
3
The Refiguration of Social
19
On the Social History
36
Copyright

7 andere gedeelten niet weergegeven

Overige edities - Alles weergeven

Veelvoorkomende woorden en zinsdelen

Over de auteur (1983)

Clifford Geertz, the author of many books, is Harold F. Linder Professor of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey.

Bibliografische gegevens