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By Clifford Geertz

In essays overlaying every little thing from paintings and customary feel to air of mystery and structures of the self, the eminent cultural anthropologist and writer of The Interpretation of Cultures deepens our realizing of human societies in the course of the intimacies of "local knowledge." A spouse quantity to The Interpretation of Cultures, this e-book keeps Geertz’s exploration of the that means of tradition and the significance of shared cultural symbolism. With a brand new advent by means of the author.

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