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An anthropologist at work : writings of Ruth Benedict / [compiled] by Margaret Mead
Bib ID 8147380
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Benedict, Ruth, 1887-1948, author
 
Description London : Secker & Warburg, 1959 
©1959 
xxii, 583 pages : facsimiles ; 22 cm 
Full contents
  • pt. 1. Search : 1920-1930 / by Margaret Mead ; The vision in Plains culture ; A matter for the field worker in folklore ; Cups of clay ; Counters in the game ; The uses of cannibalism ; Selections from the correspondence of Edward Sapir with Ruth Benedict : 1922-1923
  • Two diaries (Diary : 1923 ; Diary : 1926)
  • pt. 2. Anne Singleton : 1889-1934 / by Margaret Mead ; The story of my life ... ; The sense of symbolism ; Journals (Journal : 1912-1916 ; Journal fragments : 1915-1934) ; Preface to an anthology ; Selections from the correspondence of Edward Sapir with Ruth Benedict : 1923-1938
  • pt. 3. Patterns of culture : 1922-1934 / by Margaret Mead ; A brief sketch of Serrano Culture ; They dance for rain in Zuni ; An introduction to Zuni mythology ; Dominant cultural attitudes in Manu'a / by Margaret Mead ; Psychological types in the cultures of the Southwest ; Anthropology and the abnormal ; Selections from correspondence to and from the field : 1924-1934
  • Part 4. The years as Boas' left hand / by Margaret Mead ; The bond of fellowship ; Race prejudice in the United States ; Postwar race prejudice ; The natural hsitory of war ; Ideologies in the light of comparative data ; Primitive freedom ; Selections from the correspondence between Ruth Benedict and Franz Boas : 1923-1940 ; Franz Boas : an obituary
  • pt. 5. The postwar years : the gathered threads / by Margaret Mead ; Recognition of cultural diversities in the postwar world ; Child rearing in certain European counties ; Anthropology and the humanities
  • pt. 6. Selected poems : 1941 ; Mary Wollstonecraft
  • Chronology
  • Notes
  • Index of personal names
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Subjects Anthropology.  |  Ethnology.  |  Anthropology.  |  Ethnology.
Other authors/contributors Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978, compiler
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