The Interpretation Of Cultures Text Only

Author: Clifford Geertz
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0008219478
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'One of the most articulate cultural anthropologists of this generation. Geertz has consistently attempted to clarify the meaning of 'culture' and to relate that concept to the actual behavior of individuals and groups.

Local Knowledge Text Only

Author: Clifford Geertz
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0008219451
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The noted cultural anthropologist and author of 'The Interpretation of Cultures' deepens our understanding of human societies through the intimacies of 'local knowledge.'

Historical Biblical Archaeology And The Future

Author: Thomas Evan Levy
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134937539
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Like interpretation of texts, the interpretation of culture requires knowledge of its
constituent features¦its lexicon, grammar, and ... These constitute the language of
the cultural text. The analogy of cultures and texts only goes so far, however.

Marxism And The Interpretation Of Culture

Author: Cary Nelson
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252014017
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Marxism has to recover a critical relationship to culture if it is not to surrender all
claims to history and responsibility. ... based on interpretive theories— Russian
formalism, Bakhtin's work, theories of the "open" text, deconstructionism— which,

Recovery Of The Measure

Author: Robert C. Neville
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791400999
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On an elementary level, hermeneutics sought to interpret the meaning of a
particular passage in light of the whole text, ... includes both organism and
environment, hermeneutics takes interpretation to be of a text only as in a cultural

Museum Gallery Interpretation And Material Culture

Author: Juliette Fritsch
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0415885752
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In the 1960s and 70s, when exhibitions of rural folk culture were increasingly
created, interpretation consisted generally of written texts. Only recently have
Italian museum professionals been considering the importance of communication
, and ...

Asian Theology On The Way

Author: Peniel Rajkumar
Publisher: SPCK
ISBN: 0281066728
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understanding the historical background and constructing the meaning of the
biblical text accordingly. ... Some peculiar usages of language and cultural
characteristics are incorporated only as illustrations and for the purpose of
effectively ...

And God Said Let S Babel

Author: Philip McCarty
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1475965583
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cultural. However, it is difficult for those using a culturally specific hermeneutic to
help others gain meaning from the Bible because a person has to learn about the
... God wants to speak to all people and has given us a text that does just that.

Whose Community Which Interpretation The Church And Postmodern Culture

Author: Merold Westphal
Publisher: Baker Academic
ISBN: 9781441206657
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Do we really want to assimilate the meaning of Moby-Dick or “Stopping by Woods
on a Snowy Evening” to the meaning of ... Only someone who failed Logic 101
can think that to deny that the author is the sole source of meaning in a text is to ...

A Theory Of Textuality

Author: Jorge J. E. Gracia
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791424681
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The first is that several persons can and often do understand texts without use of
an interpretation. ... which the texts are not historically contemporary with their
audiences but there are sufficient cultural bridges between the time and ... When
Pn requires an interpretation, she only requires one that looks like: I = T + T . 1 n