alibris logo

The Logic of Practice


"Our usual representations of the opposition between the 'civilized' and the 'primitive' derive from willfully ignoring the relationship of distance our social science sets up between the observer and the observed. In fact, the author argues, the relationship between the anthropologist and his object of study is a particular instance of the relationship between knowing and doing, interpreting and using, symbolic mastery and practical mastery--or between logical logic, armed with all the accumulated instruments of ...

  • Book Details
  • Seller
The Logic of Practice
1992, Stanford University Press

ISBN-13: 9780804720113

Trade paperback

The Logic of Practice
1992, Polity Press

ISBN-13: 9780745610153

Trade paperback

Logic of Practice
1990, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA

ISBN-13: 9780804717274


Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency