The interpretation of cultures: Selected essays

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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.

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'One of the most articulate cultural anthropologists of this generation. Geertz has consistently attempted to clarify the meaning of 'culture' and to relate that concept to the actual behavior of individuals and groups.' -Elizabeth Colson, Contemporary Sociology

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Clifford Geertz is arguably the most distinguished anthropologist of our time. First published in 1973, his 'The Interpretation of Cultures has become an established classic.

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Published by Hutchinson, London (1975)
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Book Description Hutchinson, London, 1975. hardcover. Book Condition: Good. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP62579919

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