The Interpretation of Cultures: Selected Essays
In The Interpretation of Cultures, the most original anthropologist of his generation moved far beyond the traditional confines of his discipline to develop an important new concept of culture. This groundbreaking book, winner of the 1974 Sorokin Award of the American Sociological Association, helped define for an entire generation of anthropologists what their field is ultimately about.
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Whose woods these are I think I know.
His house is in the village though;
He will not see me stopping here
To watch his woods fill up with snow.My little horse must think it queer
To stop without a farmhouse near
Between the woods and frozen lake
The darkest evening of the year.
He gives his harness bells a shake
To ask if there is some mistake.
The only other sound's the sweep
Of easy wind and downy flake.
The woods are lovely, dark and deep,
But I have promises to keep,
And miles to go before I sleep,
And miles to go before I sleep.
Thick Description Toward an Interpretive Theory of Culture
The Impact of the Concept of Culture on the Concept of Man
The Growth of Culture and the Evolution of Mind
Religion As a Cultural System
Ethos World View and the Analysis of Sacred Symbols
Ritual and Social Change A Javanese Example
After the Revolution The Fate of Nationalism in the New States
The Integrative Revolution Primordial Sentiments and Civil Politics in the New States
The Politics of Meaning
Politics Past Politics Present Some Notes on the Uses of Anthropology in Understanding the New States
The Cerebral Savage On the Work of Claude LeviStrauss
Person Time and Conduct in Bali
Deep Play Notes on the Balinese Cockfight