Works and Lives: The Anthropologist as Author

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Stanford University Press, 1988 - Social Science - 157 pages
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'America's most renowned cultural anthropologist...analyzes the literary forms of several anthropologist notables.'-Richard A. Scweder, The New York Times Book Review

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In this groundbreaking study, noted anthropologist Geertz focuses on the writing of anthropologists, specifically enthnographers. He argues that what makes readers take an account of field work ... Read full review

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