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Socialization : the approach from social anthropology / edited by Philip Mayer
Bib ID 2651589
Format BookBook
Description London ; New York : Tavistock, 1970 
xxx, 352 p., 1 leaf of col. plates : ill. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0422731900
Series

A.S.A. monographs ; 8.

Summary

Includes contributions; P. Mayer - Introduction; A.I. Richards - Socialization and contemporary British anthropology; G. Jahoda - A psychologists perspective; E. Goody - Kinship fostering in Gonja; deprivation or advantage; B.B. Lloyd - Yoruba mothers reports of child - rearing; some theoretical and methodological considerations; B.E. Ward - Temper tantrums in Kau Sai; some speculations upon their effects; P. Spencer - The function of ritual in the socialization of the Samburu Moran; P. and I. Mayer - Socialization by peers; the youth organisation of the Red Xhosa; J.S. La Fontaine Two types of youth group in Kinshasa (Leopoldville); W. Wilder - Socialization and social structure in a Malay village; A. Forge - Learning to see in New Guinea; J.B. Loudon - Teasing and socialization on Tristan da Cunha; material derived from Association of Social Anthropologists sponsored conference on socialization held at Birmingham, April 1967.

Notes

"Distributed in the U.S.A. by Barnes and Noble.

Papers presented at a conference sponsored by the Association of Social Anthropologists of the Commonwealth, and held at the University of Birmingham in April 1967.

Includes bibliographies and index.

Subjects Socialization -- Congresses.  |  Ethnology -- Congresses.  |  Social behaviour - Socialisation - Child rearing.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Systems.  |  Australia.  |  Papua New Guinea (PNG)  |  Malaysia.
Other authors/contributors Mayer, Philip  |  Association of Social Anthropologists of the Commonwealth

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