The Routledge Dictionary of Anthropologists
This detailed and comprehensive guide provides biographical information on the most influential and significant figures in world anthropology, from the birth of the discipline in the nineteenth century to the present day. Each of the fifteen chapters focuses on a national tradition or school of thought, outlining its central features and placing the anthropologists within their intellectual contexts. Fully indexed and cross-referenced, The Routledge Dictionary of Anthropologists will prove indispensable for students of anthropology.
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The nineteenth century and the evolutionists
Field workers and early informants
The diffusionist schools
FV American anthropology
The French tradition and the Institut dethnologic
The American tradition from the end of the First World War to the 1950s
British functionalist anthropology
Mausss students and the Institut dethnologic in the interwar years
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