Local Knowledge: Further Essays in Interpretive Anthropology / Edition 2

Local Knowledge: Further Essays in Interpretive Anthropology / Edition 2

by Clifford Geertz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0465041620

ISBN-13: 9780465041626

Pub. Date: 02/28/1985

Publisher: Basic Books


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…  See more details below

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465041626
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
02/28/1985
Series:
Basic Books Classics Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.14(w) x 8.02(h) x 0.61(d)
Lexile:
1590L (what's this?)

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