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The interpretation of cultures : selected essays, by Clifford Geertz

Label
The interpretation of cultures : selected essays
Title
The interpretation of cultures
Title remainder
selected essays
Statement of responsibility
by Clifford Geertz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Geertz, Clifford
Index
index present
LC call number
GN315
LC item number
.G36
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
GN 315
NLM item number
G298i 1973
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnology
  • Culture
  • Ethnologie
  • Culturele antropologie
  • Ethnology
  • Kulturanthropologie
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Kulturphilosophie
  • Ethnologie
Label
The interpretation of cultures : selected essays, by Clifford Geertz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Thick description : toward an interpretive theory of culture -- The impact of the concept of culture on the concept of man -- The growth of culture and the evolution of mind -- Religion as a cultural system -- Ethos, world view, and the analysis of sacred symbols -- Ritual and social change : a Javanese example -- "Internal conversion" in contemporary Bali -- Ideology as a cultural system -- After the revolution : the fate of nationalism in the new states -- The integrative revolution : primordial sentiments and civil politics in the new states -- The politics of meaning -- Politics past, politics present : some notes on the uses of anthropology in understanding the new states -- The cerebral savage : on the work of Claude Lévi-Strauss -- Person, time, and conduct in Bali -- Deep play : notes on the Balinese cockfight
Control code
ocm00737285
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 470 p.
Isbn
9780465097197
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
73081196
System control number
(OCoLC)737285
Label
The interpretation of cultures : selected essays, by Clifford Geertz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Thick description : toward an interpretive theory of culture -- The impact of the concept of culture on the concept of man -- The growth of culture and the evolution of mind -- Religion as a cultural system -- Ethos, world view, and the analysis of sacred symbols -- Ritual and social change : a Javanese example -- "Internal conversion" in contemporary Bali -- Ideology as a cultural system -- After the revolution : the fate of nationalism in the new states -- The integrative revolution : primordial sentiments and civil politics in the new states -- The politics of meaning -- Politics past, politics present : some notes on the uses of anthropology in understanding the new states -- The cerebral savage : on the work of Claude Lévi-Strauss -- Person, time, and conduct in Bali -- Deep play : notes on the Balinese cockfight
Control code
ocm00737285
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 470 p.
Isbn
9780465097197
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
73081196
System control number
(OCoLC)737285

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