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The Foundations of Social Anthropology





ISBN 9780415847780
Published March 15, 2013 by Routledge
440 Pages

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Book Description

Focussing on the methodology of social anthropology this book covers the following:
· The aims of social anthropology
· Observation and description
· Psychology in observation
· The material of observation
· Institutions
· Groupings
· Explanation
· Experimental anthropology
· Psychological explanations
· Function and pattern.
Originally published in 1951