Works and Lives: The Anthropologist as Author

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Works and Lives: The Anthropologist as Author - Geertz, Clifford

Clifford Geertz is known for his work on the interpretation of cultural forms. In this book he develops his view that anthropology should be understood as a kind of writing: doing good anthropology is like writing good literature. Drawing on Foucault and Barthes, Geertz discusses the relations between authors and their works. He then examines the ...

Works and Lives: The Anthropologist as Author 1998, Polity Press

ISBN-13: 9780745607597

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Works and Lives: The Anthropologist as Author 1989, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA

ISBN-13: 9780804717472

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Works and Lives: The Anthropologist as Author 1988, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA

ISBN-13: 9780804714280

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Works and Lives: The Anthropologist as Author 1988, Polity Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780745605692

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