A forum for conversations about the concepts and contributions of Clifford Geertz to anthropology.
Latest Activity: Jan 3
New article on Geertz and Foucault.
The concept of the interpretation of cultures in anthropology is associated with the work of Clifford Geertz during what has been termed the “interpretive” or “literary’ turn in contemporary…Continue
Started by Neil Turner. Last reply by Neil Turner Apr 19, 2010.
Traditionally, the practice of anthropology required leaving one’s home country for long periods of time, learning a new language, immersing oneself deeply in another culture for the purpose of…Continue
Started by Neil Turner Dec 30, 2009.
For the better part of this week, I have been reading posts from many of the groups and discussions that attract my interests and have found many of the forums interesting and exciting. It is against…Continue
Started by Neil Turner Dec 5, 2009.