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The Anthropology of Cultural Performance - a book by Lewis, J. Lowell

The Anthropology of Cultural Performance

The Anthropology of Cultural Performance( )
Author: Lewis, J. Lowell
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $95.00
Book Description:

Contemporary life in most nation-states is not truly cultural, but rather "culture-like," especially in large-scale societies. Beginning with a distinction between special events and everyday life, Lewis examines fundamental events including play, ritual, work, and carnival and connects personal embodied habits and large-scale cultural practices.

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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural & Social
Social Science / Folklore & Mythology
Social Science / Customs & Traditions
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 0.5 Inches
Book Weight:0.843 Pounds

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