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Published by Harper & Row in New York, London .
Written in English


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Previoused.: 1963.

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Open LibraryOL20944960M
ISBN 100060459115

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Profiles in ethnology. New York, Harper & Row [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Elman R Service. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published in under title: A profile of primitive culture. The form had to be completed under penalty of perjury, so I could not in conscience put 'white,' which is not even a color let alone a 'race,' and I sternly declined to put 'Caucasian,' which is an exploded term from a discredited ethnology. The book was written in and includes some of what are probably anachronisms today such as calling the people primitive and asserting that trade for tobacco and sugar is a net good. Nevertheless, it is well-written, provides interesting information, and gives some insight into the state of both these peoples and anthropology from several 5/5(2). Profiles in ethnology Paperback – January 1, by Elman Rogers Service (Author) › Visit Amazon's Elman Rogers Service Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central 5/5(2).

Find Profiles In Ethnology by Service, Elman, R at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. The book Profiles in Ethnology is an overview from of hunter-gatherer and primitive agriculturalists from around the world. It contains a lot of profiles that might be of interest to those studying ancestral health paradigms, such as the!Kung, Eskimos, or Andaman Islanders. Profiles in ethnology by Elman Rogers Service. Harper & Row. Used - Very Good. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Ethnology: the comparative and analytical study of cultures; cultural anthropology. Anthropologists aim to describe and interpret aspects of the culture of various social groups--e.g., the hunter-gatherers of the Kalahari, rice villages of the Chinese Canton Delta, or a community of physicists at Livermore Laboratory. (SeeFile Size: 6KB.

Click to read more about Profiles in Ethnology by Elman Rogers Service. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for bookloversAuthor: Elman Rogers Service. Ethnology is the comparative study of two or more cultures. Ethnology utilizes the data taken from ethnographic research and applies it to a single cross cultural topic. The ethnographic approach can be used to identify and attempt to explain cross cultural variation in cultural elements such as marriage, religion, subsistence practices. ethnology (ĕthnŏl´əjē), scientific study of the origin and functioning of human is usually considered one of the major branches of cultural anthropology, the other two being anthropological archaeology and anthropological the 19th cent. ethnology was historically oriented and offered explanations for extant cultures, languages, and races in . Page - But they differ from all other Negro or Negroid races in the character of the hair, which is neither woolly nor frizzly, but at most bushy, curly or wavy, thick, black, and like the beard (often well developed) of somewhat coarse texture2. The explanation, suggested amongst others by Flower and Lydekker, is that they are probably not a homogeneous group at all, as supposed 2/5(1).