Culture in Practice: Selected Essays
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BeschreibungA collection of essays that span the career of a prominent anthropologist and address the fundamental questions of the field.
PortraitMarshall Sahlins is the Charles F. Grey Distinguished Service Professor of Anthropology Emeritus at the University of Chicago. His books include Stone Age Economics, Culture and Practical Reason, Islands of History, and How "Natives" Think: About Captain Cook, For Example.
Pressestimmen"A publication that has value both as an historical record of changing Western intellectual fortunes and as an authoritative compendium of observations on those cultures whose beliefs are so often marginalized." Robert Pepperell Leonardo " Culture in Practice, a beautifully produced collection of essays from four decades, provides a synoptic view of the work that has made Sahlins one of the most important anthropologists in America." T. M. Luhrmann TLS
Untertitel: Empfohlen ab 18 Jahre. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: ZONE BOOKS
Erscheinungsdatum: August 2005
Seitenanzahl: 646 Seiten