Primitive Traits in Religious Revivals

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Learn more about our joint PhD/MPH degree program. This is what happens when children role-play adult interactions in their games. At a time when armchair anthropology and racial prejudices were rampant, Boas emphasized the importance of impartial data, the use of the scientific method in his research, and rejected the idea of Western civilization’s supposed “cultural superiority.” Boas gave modern anthropology its rigorous scientific methodology, patterned after the natural sciences.

Pages: 323

Publisher: Ams Pr Inc (June 1972)

ISBN: 0404019293

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