By Robert J. Gordon,Harriet Lyons,Andrew Lyons
Fifty Key Anthropologists surveys the lifestyles and paintings of a few of the main influential figures in anthropology. The entries, written by means of a global variety of specialist participants, signify the range of inspiration in the topic, incorporating either vintage theorists and newer anthropological thinkers. Names mentioned include:
- Clifford Geertz
- Bronislaw Malinowski
- Zora Neale Hurston
- Sherry B. Ortner
- Claude Lévi-Strauss
- Rodney Needham
- Mary Douglas
- Marcel Mauss
This obtainable A-Z consultant includes priceless cross-referencing, a timeline of key dates and faculties of idea, and proposals for additional studying. it will likely be of curiosity to scholars of anthropology and comparable matters short of a succinct review of the information and impression of key anthropologists who've helped to form the discipline.
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