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By George E. Marcus,Michael M. J. Fischer

ISBN-10: 0226504484

ISBN-13: 9780226504483

ISBN-10: 0226504506

ISBN-13: 9780226504506

Using cultural anthropology to research debates that reverberate in the course of the human sciences, George E. Marcus and Michael M. J. Fischer glance heavily at cultural anthropology's earlier accomplishments, its present predicaments, its destiny course, and the insights it has to supply different fields of analysis. the result's a provocative paintings that's very important for students attracted to a serious method of social technology, paintings, literature, and historical past, in addition to anthropology. This moment variation considers new demanding situations to the sector that have arisen because the book's unique publication.

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