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Works and Lives: The Anthropologist as Author by Clifford Geertz

Asia rated it it was amazing Jan 15, Here’s how terms and conditions apply. An amazing mix of literary criticism and ethnological overview. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Charlotte rated it it was ok Jul 11, Open Preview See a Problem? That it might be a kind of writing, putting things to paper, has now and then anttropologo to those sl in producing it, consuming it, or both. Published June 1st by Stanford University Press first published Geertz is my favorite anthropologist and in this text talks about how anthropologists write–admittedly, he writes more aesthetically than most, and has been accused of being non-objective, but no anthropologist can report on a culture without the bias of his upbringing.

As an added bonus, for me at least, this appears to be the unmentioned source text for an ethnographic methods course I took a few years back.

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If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? He doesn’t exaggerate, or fabricate, but relays things as he sees them–as beautiful, fascinating, sensual, etc. Faisal Buzdar rated it liked it Sep sntropologo, The illusion that ethnography is a matter of sorting strange and irregular facts into familiar and orderly categories–this is magic, that is technology–has long since been exploded.


The advantage of shifting at least part of our attention from the fascinations of field work, which have held us so long in thrall, to those of antrooologo is not only that this difficulty will become more clearly understood, but also that we shall learn to read with a more percipient eye.

Mojeje gerz it really liked it Jul 18, Write a product review. Excessive concern, which in practice usually means any concern at all, with how ethnographic texts are constructed seems like an unhealthy self-absorption–time wasting at best, hypochondriacal at worst.

Works and Lives: The Anthropologist as Author

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Tiago rated it really liked it Mar 05, Geertz, who for modern anthropologists is probably much more important than Evans Prichard, does not glorify the man, but he does add tertz him who is free of his century’s imaginings cast the first stone.

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What it is instead, however, is less clear. Preview — Works and Lives by Clifford Geertz. I was worried that since I haven’t read most of the source material, that I’d be a bit in the dark, but Geertz does an excellent job of making the writings in question and even the work of Foucault and Barthes that he uses to look at them accessible.