Chapter 18 - Thick Descriptions

  1. author?
    Clifford Greetz
  2. argument?
    culture was essentially a system of inherited symbols and meanings that shape our attitudes + actions
  3. thick descriptions
    specifices many details, conceptual structures and meaning
  4. semiotic codes
    the study of signs and symbols and their use of interpretations (signifies/signifiers)
  5. ethnography
    is a practice of observing symbols, codes, systems of signs, people's customs, practices and behaviours
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