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Interpreting cultures : a symposium, April 10, 1998

Print Book, English, ©1999
Dept. of Anthropology, Indiana University, Bloomington, ©1999
Conference papers and proceedings
vii, 54 pages ; 23 cm
Preface / Paula L. Wagoner and Mindy J. Morgan
1. Coming home to what?: the poetics of non-meaning in Martin, South Dakota / Paula L. Wagoner
2. High stakes modernity: cockfighting vs. casinos / Carolyn R. Anderson
3. After the fact and after the fall: "National" dances in post-Soviet Uzbekistan / Mary M. Doi
4. Ritual and cultural revitalization: the case of Yuchi funeral ceremonies / Jason Baird Jackson
5. A blessing or an offering: incorporating culture in the tribal college / Mindy J. Morgan
6. No visa required: journalism's journey across Anthropology's borders / Barbara Zang
Afterword / Clifford Geertz
"Commemorating the twenty-fifth anniversary of the publication of Clifford Geertz's The interpretation of cultures, and the fiftieth anniversary of the founding of the Department of Anthropology, Indiana University."