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Works and Lives

The Anthropologist as Author

by Clifford Geertz

  • 222 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Stanford University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Sociology,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7928685M
    ISBN 100804717478
    ISBN 109780804717472

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