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The anthropology of Franz Boas

essays on the centennial of his birth

by Walter Goldschmidt

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Published in [Menasha, Wis .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Issued as the American anthropologist, v. 61, no. 5, pt. 2.

Other titlesAmerican anthropologist.
StatementSponsoring editors: A. L. Kroeber [and] Robert H. Lowie
SeriesMemoir (American Anthropological Association) -- no. 89.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 165 p.
Number of Pages165
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24430847M
OCLC/WorldCa317806

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The Story Box: Franz Boas, George Hunt and the Making of Anthropology explores the hidden histories and complex legacies of one of the most influential books in the field of anthropology, Franz Boas’s The Social Organization and the Secret Societies of the Kwakiutl Indians (). Groundbreaking in its holistic detail, this portrait of a Native North American society was the result of Boas. Franz Boas (bō´ăz, –ăs), –, German-American anthropologist, , Germany; Ph.D. Univ. of Kiel, He joined an expedition to Baffin Island in and initiated his fieldwork with observations of the Central Eskimos. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Franz Boas (Boas, Franz, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available.. Boas, Franz, The Central Eskimo (page images at ) Boas, Franz, , ed.: Chinook Texts (English translations only) (HTML at ) Boas, Franz, Contributions to the Ethnology of the Kwakiutl (page images at .


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