The Category Of The Person
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

The Category Of The Person

3.25 of 5 stars 3.25  ·  rating details  ·  4 ratings  ·  1 review
0521277574|9780521277570. The Category of the Person Anthropology. Philosophy. History published in the year 1985 was published by Cambridge University Press. The author of this book is Michael Carrithers. We have a dedicated page displaying collection of Michael Carrithers books here. This is the Paperback version of the title "The Category of the Person Anthropology. Phi...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published December 27th 1985 by Cambridge University Press
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-21 of 25)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Stuart
Jan 19, 2008 Stuart rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Andre Bourne
This in an excellent introduction to the thicket of problems which surround the most fundamental assumptions about the nature of self and our moral positionality in society.
Ilya Benjamin
Ilya Benjamin marked it as to-read
Feb 19, 2014
Felicia
Felicia marked it as to-read
Jan 26, 2014
Dave Pier
Dave Pier marked it as to-read
Jan 23, 2014
Will Lloyd
Will Lloyd marked it as to-read
Oct 24, 2013
Reed
Reed marked it as to-read
Sep 27, 2013
Andrej Zhaňač
Andrej Zhaňač marked it as to-read
May 30, 2013
Intime Âme
Intime Âme marked it as to-read
May 18, 2013
Laura
Laura marked it as to-read
Jul 02, 2012
Eric
Eric added it
May 08, 2012
Elie
Elie added it
Jul 25, 2011
Nancy
Nancy added it
Jul 25, 2011
Sarah
Sarah marked it as to-read
Oct 23, 2010
Seth
Seth marked it as to-read
Sep 09, 2008
Donna
Donna added it
Apr 29, 2008
Rachel Dowty
Rachel Dowty marked it as to-read
Jun 04, 2007
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
My most recent ethnographic interest has been public culture in Germany, particularly East Germany. This goes with a more general, theoretical, concern with how cultural, social and political changes come about -- or, to put that more exactly: what must generally be true for human social life to be so changeable as it is?

In an earlier round of this theoretical question I proposed that we think of...more
More about Michael Carrithers...
Buddha: A Very Short Introduction Why Humans Have Cultures: Explaining Anthropology and Social Diversity The Forest Monks Of Sri Lanka: An Anthropological And Historical Study The Assembly of Listeners: Jains in Society Der Buddha

Share This Book