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Race, language and culture,, by Franz Boas

Label
Race, language and culture,
Title
Race, language and culture,
Statement of responsibility
by Franz Boas
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1858-1942
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Boas, Franz
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Race
  • Ethnology
  • Anthropology
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
Label
Race, language and culture,, by Franz Boas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Anthropology ... is often held to be a subject that may satisfy our curiosity regarding the early history of mankind, but of no immediate bearing upon the problems that confront us. This view has always seemed to me erroneous ... In the following pages I have collected such of my writings as, I hope, will prove the validity of my point of view."--Pref
Bibliography note
Bibliographical foot-notes
Contents
  • Remarks on the anthropological study of children (1912)
  • Growth (1892-1939, revised and condensed)
  • Statistical study of anthropometry (1902)
  • Half- blooded Indian (1894)
  • Review of Dr. Paul Ehrenreich, "Anthropologische studien ueber die ureinwohner Brasiliens" (1897)
  • Review of William Z. Ripley, "The races of Europe" (1899)
  • Review of Roland B. Dixon, "The racial history of man" (1923)
  • Some recent criticism of physical anthropology (1899)
  • Relations between physical and social anthropology (1936)
  • Analysis of anthropometrical series (1913)
  • Race: Race and progress (1931)
  • Measurement of differences between variable quantities (1922)
  • Race and character (1932)
  • Language: Introduction to International journal of American linguistics (1917)
  • Classification of American languages (1920)
  • Classification of American Indian languages (1929)
  • Some traits of the Dakota language (1937)
  • Metaphorical expression in the language of the Kwakiutl Indians (1929)
  • Culture: The aims of anthropological research (1932)
  • Some problems of methodology in the social sciences (1930)
  • Limitations of the comparative method of anthropology (1896)
  • Modern populations of America (1915)
  • Methods of ethnology (1920)
  • Evolution or diffusion (1924)
  • Review of Graebner, "Methode der ethnologie" (1911)
  • History and science in anthropology: a reply (1936)
  • Ethnological significance of esoteric doctrines (1902)
  • Origin of totemism (1910)
  • History of the American race (1911)
  • Ethnological problems in Canada (1910)
  • Relationships between north-west America and north-east Asia (1933)
  • Social organization of the Kwakiutl (1920)
  • Report on an anthropometric investigation of the population of the United States (1922)
  • Social organization of the tribes of the North Pacific coast (1924)
  • Growth of the secret societies of the Kwakiutl (1896)
  • Relationship system of the Vandau (1922)
  • Development of folk-tales and myths (1916)
  • Introduction to James Teit, "The traditions of the Thompson Indians of British Columbia" (1898)
  • Growth of Indian mythologies (1895)
  • Dissemination of tales among the natives of North America (1891)
  • Review of G. W. Locher, "The serpent in Kwakiutl religion: a study in primitive culture" (1933)
  • Mythology and folk-tales of the North American Indians (1914)
  • Stylistic aspects of primitive literature (1925)
  • Changes in bodily form of descendants of immigrants (1910-1913)
  • Folk-lore of the Eskimo (1904)
  • Romance folk-lore among American Indians (1925)
  • Some problems in North American archaeology (1902)
  • Archaeological investigations in the valley of Mexico by the International school, 1911-12 (1912)
  • Representative art of primitive people (1916)
  • Review of MacCurdy, "Study of Chiriquian antiquities" (1911)
  • Decorative art of the North American Indians (1903)
  • Decorative designs of Alaskan needlecases: a study in the history of conventional designs, based on materials in the U. S. National museum (1908)
  • Relationships of the Eskimo of East Greenland (1909)
  • Idea of the future life among primitive tribes (1922)
  • New evidence in regard to the instability of human types (1916)
  • Concept of soul among the Vandau (1920)
  • Religious terminology of the Kwakiutl (1927)
  • Miscellaneous: Advances in methods of teaching (1898)
  • Aims of ethnology (1888)
  • Study of geography (1887)
  • Influence of heredity and environment upon growth (1913)
  • Tempo of growth of fraternities (1935)
  • Conditions controlling the tempo of development and decay (1935)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 647 p. incl. illus., tables, diagrs.
Lccn
40004051
Note
Main, cop. [1]-2; cop. [1], lost '73.
System control number
  • 515848-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)515848
  • (Sirsi) o00817847
  • (OCoLC)817847
Label
Race, language and culture,, by Franz Boas
Publication
Note
"Anthropology ... is often held to be a subject that may satisfy our curiosity regarding the early history of mankind, but of no immediate bearing upon the problems that confront us. This view has always seemed to me erroneous ... In the following pages I have collected such of my writings as, I hope, will prove the validity of my point of view."--Pref
Bibliography note
Bibliographical foot-notes
Contents
  • Remarks on the anthropological study of children (1912)
  • Growth (1892-1939, revised and condensed)
  • Statistical study of anthropometry (1902)
  • Half- blooded Indian (1894)
  • Review of Dr. Paul Ehrenreich, "Anthropologische studien ueber die ureinwohner Brasiliens" (1897)
  • Review of William Z. Ripley, "The races of Europe" (1899)
  • Review of Roland B. Dixon, "The racial history of man" (1923)
  • Some recent criticism of physical anthropology (1899)
  • Relations between physical and social anthropology (1936)
  • Analysis of anthropometrical series (1913)
  • Race: Race and progress (1931)
  • Measurement of differences between variable quantities (1922)
  • Race and character (1932)
  • Language: Introduction to International journal of American linguistics (1917)
  • Classification of American languages (1920)
  • Classification of American Indian languages (1929)
  • Some traits of the Dakota language (1937)
  • Metaphorical expression in the language of the Kwakiutl Indians (1929)
  • Culture: The aims of anthropological research (1932)
  • Some problems of methodology in the social sciences (1930)
  • Limitations of the comparative method of anthropology (1896)
  • Modern populations of America (1915)
  • Methods of ethnology (1920)
  • Evolution or diffusion (1924)
  • Review of Graebner, "Methode der ethnologie" (1911)
  • History and science in anthropology: a reply (1936)
  • Ethnological significance of esoteric doctrines (1902)
  • Origin of totemism (1910)
  • History of the American race (1911)
  • Ethnological problems in Canada (1910)
  • Relationships between north-west America and north-east Asia (1933)
  • Social organization of the Kwakiutl (1920)
  • Report on an anthropometric investigation of the population of the United States (1922)
  • Social organization of the tribes of the North Pacific coast (1924)
  • Growth of the secret societies of the Kwakiutl (1896)
  • Relationship system of the Vandau (1922)
  • Development of folk-tales and myths (1916)
  • Introduction to James Teit, "The traditions of the Thompson Indians of British Columbia" (1898)
  • Growth of Indian mythologies (1895)
  • Dissemination of tales among the natives of North America (1891)
  • Review of G. W. Locher, "The serpent in Kwakiutl religion: a study in primitive culture" (1933)
  • Mythology and folk-tales of the North American Indians (1914)
  • Stylistic aspects of primitive literature (1925)
  • Changes in bodily form of descendants of immigrants (1910-1913)
  • Folk-lore of the Eskimo (1904)
  • Romance folk-lore among American Indians (1925)
  • Some problems in North American archaeology (1902)
  • Archaeological investigations in the valley of Mexico by the International school, 1911-12 (1912)
  • Representative art of primitive people (1916)
  • Review of MacCurdy, "Study of Chiriquian antiquities" (1911)
  • Decorative art of the North American Indians (1903)
  • Decorative designs of Alaskan needlecases: a study in the history of conventional designs, based on materials in the U. S. National museum (1908)
  • Relationships of the Eskimo of East Greenland (1909)
  • Idea of the future life among primitive tribes (1922)
  • New evidence in regard to the instability of human types (1916)
  • Concept of soul among the Vandau (1920)
  • Religious terminology of the Kwakiutl (1927)
  • Miscellaneous: Advances in methods of teaching (1898)
  • Aims of ethnology (1888)
  • Study of geography (1887)
  • Influence of heredity and environment upon growth (1913)
  • Tempo of growth of fraternities (1935)
  • Conditions controlling the tempo of development and decay (1935)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 647 p. incl. illus., tables, diagrs.
Lccn
40004051
Note
Main, cop. [1]-2; cop. [1], lost '73.
System control number
  • 515848-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)515848
  • (Sirsi) o00817847
  • (OCoLC)817847

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