Anthropology between Scienc and Arts: Essays on Clifford Geertz

Yme Kuiper (Editor), Jan Willem Bakker (Editor), Jelle Miedema (Editor)

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    Abstract

    Clifford Geertz (*1926) is one of the most influential anthropologists of his generation. His most famous monographs and collection of essays are The Religion of Java, Agricultural Involution, Islam Observed, The Interpretation of Cultures, Local Knowledge, Negara: The Balinese Theatre State in Nineteenth Century Bali. In this book eight Dutch anthropologists analyse and evaluate his work. With an introduction of the editors.
    Translated title of the contributionAnthropology between Scienc and Arts: Essays on Clifford Geertz
    Original languageDutch
    Place of PublicationAmsterdam
    PublisherVU Boekhandel Uitgeverij
    Number of pages126
    ISBN (Print)90-6256-524-7
    Publication statusPublished - 1987

    Publication series

    NameAntropologische Studies VU
    Volume9

    Keywords

    • Clifford Geertz, Anthropology, Interpretations of Cultures, Religion, Indonesia, Cultural System

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