On anthropological knowledge : three essays

@inproceedings{Sperber1985OnAK,
  title={On anthropological knowledge : three essays},
  author={Dan Sperber},
  year={1985}
}
What can be understood of other cultures? And what can we learn about people in general from the study of other cultures? In the three closely related essays that constitute this book and which have already created considerable controversy in their original French versions, and been rewritten and expanded for the present edition, Dan Sperber discusses these fundamental issues of anthropology. In the first essay he analyses the way in which anthropology is written and read. In the second, he… CONTINUE READING

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