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The Anthropology of Time

Cultural Constructions of Temporal Maps and Images (Explorations in Anthropology)

by Alfred Gell

  • 196 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Berg Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Psychology,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Time (chronology),
  • Time,
  • Sociology,
  • Human Geography,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Social Science / Human Geography,
  • Cross-cultural studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages341
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8300205M
    ISBN 100854968903
    ISBN 109780854968909

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