Quotes by Clifford Geertz

About Clifford Geertz:

Clifford James Geertz is remembered mostly for his strong support for and influence on the practice of symbolic anthropology, and who was considered "for three decades...the single most influential cultural anthropologist in the United States." He served until his death as professor emeritus at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton.

Author Bio

  • NameClifford Geertz
  • DescriptionAmerican anthropologist
  • BornAugust 23, 1926
  • DiedOctober 30, 2006
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionAnthropologist