Sherry B. Ortner is Distinguished Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Los Angeles. She is author of New Jersey Dreaming: Capital, Culture, and the Class of '58, also published by Duke University Press; Life and Death on Mt. Everest: Sherpas and Himalayan Mountaineering; Making Gender: The Politics and Erotics of Culture; and High Religion: A Cultural and Political History of Sherpa Buddhism. She has received numerous awards, including a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Fellowship and the J. I. Staley Prize.
CiteAnthropology and Social Theory: Culture, Power, and the Acting SubjectBy: Sherry B. OrtnerDOI: https://doi.org/10.1215/9780822388456ISBN (print): 978-0-8223-3811-6ISBN (electronic): 978-0-8223-8845-6Publisher: Duke University PressPublished: 2006
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