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Functionalism Historicized: Essays on British Social Anthopology George W. Stocking Jr.

Functionalism Historicized: Essays on British Social Anthopology

George W. Stocking Jr.

Published October 15th 1988
ISBN : 9780299099046
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250 pages
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This volume is likely to prove indispensable to historians of anthropology in general and of British anthropology in particular. There are a wide range of historical skills on display, from traditional textual analysis to historical sociology ofMore This volume is likely to prove indispensable to historians of anthropology in general and of British anthropology in particular. There are a wide range of historical skills on display, from traditional textual analysis to historical sociology of the most sophisticated sort, and there is a more or less thorough chronological coverage from the era of classical evolutionism virtually up to the present. One can only hope that historicizing anthropologists will sample some of these wares.—Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences