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Culture

The Anthropologists’ Account

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PAPERBACK

$36.00 • £28.95 • €32.50

ISBN 9780674004177

Publication Date: 11/15/2000

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320 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

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  • Preface
  • Introduction: Culture Wars
  • I. Genealogies
    • 1. Culture and Civilization: French, German, and English Intellectuals, 1930–1958
    • 2. The Social Science Account: Talcott Parsons and the American Anthropologists
  • II. Experiments
    • 3. Clifford Geertz: Culture as Religion and as Grand Opera
    • 4. David Schneider: Biology as Culture
    • 5. Marshall Sahlins: History as Culture
    • 6. Brave New World
    • 7. Culture, Difference, Identity
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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