Notes on the Balinese Cockfight”. In his essay, he attempts to give insights on the Balinese culture and mainly focusing on the significance of Balinese cockfights within the Balinese culture. Throughout this paper, first, I will briefly summarize Geertz’s essay, then, I will discuss his use of ethnographic fieldwork and ethnocentrism in Bali and how it led him to the discovery of the Balinese culture. Finally, I will discuss cockfights and their meaning and significance within the Balinese culture.
the beginning of the lecture on the due date. (more instructions will be provided in tutorials) How does it work? You must write a 3-4 page critical summary of 1 (one) of the following required reading articles from weeks 1-6: Miner, Horace. “Body Ritual Among the Nacirema” Geertz, Clifford. “Deep Play: Notes on the Balinese Cockfight.” Rylko-Bauer, Barbra, Merrill Singer and John Van Willigan. “Reclaiming Applied Anthropology: Its Past Present and