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Published: 27 August 2015

304 Pages


ISBN: 9780199398973

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Thank You for Dying for Our Country

Commemorative Texts and Performances in Jerusalem

Chaim Noy

Oxford Studies in the Anthropology of Language

  • The first ethnography to examine the visitor book as a communication medium
  • Examines how visitors' public performances are presented, and where acts of participation are authored and composed
  • Combines ethnographic, semiotic, and performative approaches