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History of Anthropology #8: Volksgeist as Method and Ethic: Essays on Boasian Ethnography and the German Anthropological Tradition

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Franz Boas, the major founding figure of anthropology as a discipline in the United States, came to America from Germany in 1886. This volume in the highly acclaimed History of Anthropology series is the first extensive scholarly exploration of Boas' roots in the German intellectual tradition and late nineteenth-century German anthropology, and offers a new perspective on the historical development of ethnography in the United States.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780299145545
Editor:
Stocking, George W., Jr.
Publisher:
University of Wisconsin Press
Editor:
Stocking, George W., Jr.
Author:
Stocking, George W., Jr.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Anthropology - General
Subject:
Sociology - General
Edition Description:
1
Series:
History of Anthropology
Series Volume:
8
Publication Date:
19981131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
28 b/w photos
Pages:
358
Dimensions:
9.00 x 6.00 in

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