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    • A Macat Analysis of Clifford Geertz The Interpretation of Cultures: Selected Essays

    • By: Abena Dadze-Arthur
    • Narrated by: Macat.com
    • Length: 1 hr and 57 mins
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    Clifford Geertz's first collection of essays, The Interpretation of Cultures (1973), made him a leading voice of anthropology's "symbolic" movement, which believed scholars should read the signs and symbols of a culture from the perspective of its natives. Geertz's approach helped anthropology reinvent itself as a scientific discipline that is still relevant today, making him - in the words of one critic - "a true giant of social and cultural theory."

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