- Words: 667
- Length: 2 Pages
- Topic: Anthropology
- Paper #: 69894980
Additionally, in terms of the study of culture within academia, Williams believes that cultural anthropology has come to reference studying cultural material productions, while history and cultural studies focus on the study of cultures as symbolic systems. But the cultural anthropologist Clifford Geertz's title of his book the Interpretation of Cultures suggests that cultures, like languages and texts are meant to be interpreted.
Cultural anthropology as a term has become