Drawing Culture: an architectural agenda

dc.contributor.author Goché, Peter
dc.contributor.author Goché, Peter
dc.contributor.department Architecture
dc.date 2018-12-14T04:18:52.000
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-29T23:43:23Z
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dc.date.copyright Tue Jan 01 00:00:00 UTC 2008
dc.date.embargo 2014-09-14
dc.date.issued 2008-01-01
dc.description.abstract <p>Anthropology is the science that studies peoples past and present, their cultures, and their histories as groups. When anthropologists undertake a study of an unfamiliar culture, they typically write ethnography. Ethnographic studies look at the patterns of interpretation that members of a cultural group invoke as they go about their daily lives.</p> <p>An ethnography is a highly descriptive overview of a group’s knowledge, its beliefs, its social organization, how it reproduces itself, and the material world in which it exists.3 In short, ethnography is a process referred to by Clifford Geertz as “Writing Culture”. The purpose for preparing ethnographic field reports is not only to describe and explain, but also to unfold a view of the world in which cultural alternatives can be measured against one another and used as a guide for the production of space (i.e. Design).</p>
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dc.subject.disciplines Architecture
dc.subject.disciplines Social and Cultural Anthropology
dc.title Drawing Culture: an architectural agenda
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