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Clifford Geertz by His Colleagues

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Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social theory,
  • Social Science,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Social Scientists & Psychologists,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Anthropologists,
  • Asia,
  • Biography,
  • Congresses,
  • Geertz, Clifford,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRichard A. Shweder (Editor), Byron Good (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9570379M
    ISBN 100226756092
    ISBN 109780226756097

      Clifford Geertz published his famous work, The Interpretation of Cultures, in It influenced a generation of not only anthropologists but also other scholars and intellectuals. His most recent book is After the Fact: Two Countries, Four Decades, One Anthropologist. He is currently a faculty member at the Institute for Advanced Study 5/5(1). Defending Scientific Study of the Social: Against Clifford Geertz (and His Critics) Show all authors. In his book, The Taming of Chance, Ian Hacking writes as follows: “The two terrains of moral science, historicist and numerical, diverged briskly in the early nineteenth century. Clifford Geertz by his colleagues. Chicago and London Cited by: 6.

    Clifford Geertz, one of the most influential thinkers of our time, here discusses some of the most urgent issues facing intellectuals today. In this collection of personal and revealing essays, he explores the nature of his anthropological work in relation to a broader public, serving as the foremost spokesperson of his generation of scholars, those who came of age after World War II. Clifford Geertz. Clifford Geertz's books -which include The Interpretation of Cultures, Local Knowledge, Works and Lives, After the Fact, Available Light, Islam Observed, Negara, The Religion of Java, and Meaning and Order in Moroccan Society-have received the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Fukuoka Asian Cultural Prize, and awards from the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the.

    Clifford James Geertz (/ˈɡɜːrts/ (listen); Aug – Octo ) was an American anthropologist who is remembered mostly for his strong support for and influence on the practice of symbolic anthropology, and who was considered "for three decades the single most influential cultural anthropologist in the United States." He served until his death as professor emeritus at.   Clifford Geertz () Robert each year, Cliff seemed to have read everything. Moreover, he read at a prodigious speed, extracting the essence of a book along with a vast amount of detail, which he blended with information derived from other books, so that trails of evidence criss-crossed in unexpected patterns from one subject to.


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Clifford Geertz is the most influential American anthropologist of the past four decades. His writings have defined and given character to the 1/5(1). Clifford Geertz is the most influential American anthropologist of the past four decades.

His writings have defined and given character to the intellectual agenda of a meaning-centered, nonreductive interpretive social science and have provoked much excitement and /5. Clifford Geertz by His Colleagues compiles the twelve speeches given then by a distinguished panel of social scientists along with a concluding piece by Geertz in which he responds to each speaker and reflects on his own career.

These edited speeches cover a broad range of topics, including Geertz’s views on morality, cultural critique. Get this from a library. Clifford Geertz by his colleagues. [Clifford Geertz; Richard A Shweder; Byron Good;] -- Clifford Geertz is the most influential American anthropologist of the past four decades.

His writings have defined and given character to the intellectual agenda. Clifford Geertz by His Colleagues compiles the twelve speeches given then by a distinguished panel of social scientists along with a concluding piece Clifford Geertz by His Colleagues book Geertz in which he responds to each speaker and reflects on his own career.

These edited speeches cover a broad range of topics, including Geertz's views on morality, cultural critique Pages: Clifford Geertz by His Colleagues compiles the twelve speeches given then by a distinguished panel of social scientists along with a concluding piece by Geertz in which he responds to each speaker.

Clifford Geertz is the most influential American anthropologist of the past four decades. His writings have defined and given character to the intellectual agenda of a meaning-centered, nonreductive interpretive social science and have provoked much excitement and debate about the nature of human understanding.

As part of the American Anthropological Association's centennial 3/5(1). Clifford Geertz is the most influential American anthropologist of the past four decades. His writings have defined and given character to the intellectual agenda of a meaning-centered, nonreductive interpretive social science and have provoked much excitement and.

Clifford Geertz is the most influential American anthropologist of the past four decades. His writings have defined and given character to the intellectual agenda of a meaning-centered, non-reductive interpretive social science and have provoked much excitement and.

In his book “Local Knowledge: Further Essays in Interpretive Anthropology” (Basic Books, ), Mr. Geertz also addressed the question of whether someone from one culture can objectively Author: Andrew L.

Yarrow. Clifford James Geertz (Aug – Octo ) was an American is known for his strong support for and influence on the practice of symbolic was considered for 30 years one of the most important cultural anthropologists in the United States. He was also a retired professor at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, until his mater: Antioch College (B.A.), Harvard.

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This book includes Geertz's unflinching meditations on Western academia's encounters with the non-Western world, and on the shifting and clashing places of societies in the world generally. Clifford Geertz by his colleagues Geertz Clifford. Geertz, Clifford Geertz, Clifford C. Contents Preface Richard A.

Shweder and Byron Good 1 Cliff Notes: The Pluralisms of Clifford Geertz Richard A. Shweder 2 Passing Judgment: Interpretation, Morality, and Cultural Assessment in the Work of Clifford Geertz Lawrence Rosen 3 Celebrating Geertzian Interpretivism Jerome Bruner 4 Coded Communications: Symbolic Psychological Anthropology.

From the s to his death, Geertz wrote more theoretical and essayistic pieces, including book reviews for the New York Review of Books. As a result, most of his books of the period are collections of essays, including Local Knowledge (), Available Light () and Life Among The Anthros (published posthumously in ).Alma mater: Antioch College (B.A.) Harvard University (Ph.D.).

The Clifford Geertz Prize in the Anthropology of Religion seeks to encourage excellence in the anthropology of religion by recognizing an outstanding recent book in the field.

The Prize is named in honor of the late Professor Clifford Geertz, in recognition of his many distinguished contributions to the anthropological study of religion. Noted anthropologist Clifford Geertz analyzes the writings of anthropologists, specifically ethnographers.

What makes a reader take an account seriously, he argues, is the ability of the researcher to capture on paper the experience of having been to a place, not just his ability to report by:   Clifford Geertz by His Colleagues Clifford Geertz by His Colleagues Burke, Peter Her vision of the minds and brains of animals casts current folklore about regions of the brain and what they do into simple, digestible form.

In her chapter on animal aggression, we learn that there are two types of aggression, located in different parts of a mammalâ s head, namely the Author: Burke, Peter. Clifford Geertz by his colleagues - Shweder, Richard A.

& Byron Good Article in Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 12(1) March with 11 Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Steve Ferzacca.

Clifford Geertz fidgets on the bright orange couch in his office at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, N.J., twirling his horn rims in one hand and staring at the seashells dangling Author: David Berreby. Clifford Geertz; Clifford Geertz (primary author only) Author division.

Clifford Geertz is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author. Includes. Clifford Geertz is composed of 11 names. You can examine and separate out names. Combine with. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Author of The religion of Java, Agricultural involution, Islam observed, Local knowledge, Peddlers and princes, Negara, The interpretation of cultures, The social history of an Indonesian town by Clifford Geertz 9 editions - first.

And within this field perhaps the most persuasive voice since the s has been that of Clifford Geertz. The cover notes on the latest collection of Geertz's essays say that the book "treats the reader to an analysis of the American intellectual climate .