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Haddon, Alfred C. (Alfred Cort) 1855-1940

Overview
Works: 415 works in 1,303 publications in 8 languages and 9,051 library holdings
Genres: History  Catalogs  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Correspondent, Honoree, Contributor, Speaker, Composer, Director
Classifications: GN24, 572
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Most widely held works by Alfred C Haddon
The races of man and their distribution by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

78 editions published between 1908 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge anthropological expedition of 1898-9 to the Torres Strait and New Guinea, led by the zoologist and anthropologist Alfred Cort Haddon (1855-1940), marked an epoch in field methodology. This edition, published in 1924, examines some of the major physical differences between human beings that Haddon used to distinguish race, looking at skin colour, hair, stature, nose, face and head form, and is thorough and wide-ranging in offering examples from throughout the world. He also suggests some reasons for the geographical distribution of the races. This was a new approach, though Haddon's findings are necessarily condensed here, providing a valuable work of reference rather than a full study. Forming the basis for a larger work, this book is is an important example of early scientific anthropology, while Haddon's curatorial work in the Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology in Cambridge made this a primary centre for anthropological study and research
We Europeans; a survey of 'racial' problems by Julian Huxley( Book )

49 editions published between 1935 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of anthropology by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

80 editions published between 1910 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu xi tong di lun shu ren lei xue de fa zhan gai kuang,Bing jian jie le xu duo ren lei xue zao qi ming jia ji hou lai de ren lei xue zhuan jia
The wanderings of peoples by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

62 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pagan tribes of Borneo by Charles Hose( Book )

23 editions published between 1912 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution in art: as illustrated by the life-histories of designs by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

39 editions published between 1895 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of man by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

35 editions published between 1898 and 2012 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Head-hunters : black, white, and brown by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

32 editions published between 1901 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man past and present by Augustus Henry Keane( Book )

23 editions published between 1920 and 2011 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extensively revised from the original 1899 text written by Keane, this 1920 volume puts forward a view of humanity based upon racial categorisation and taxonomy
Magic and fetishism by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

30 editions published between 1906 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes numerous examples of primitive religion and its impact upon social patterns in Polynesia
Pygmies & Papuans; the stone age to-day in Dutch New Guinea by A. F. R Wollaston( Book )

13 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The decorative art of British New Guinea : a study in Papuan ethnography by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

23 editions published between 1894 and 2009 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canoes of Oceania by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

12 editions published between 1936 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports of the Cambridge Anthropological Expedition to Torres Straits by Cambridge Anthropological Expedition to Torres Straits( Book )

6 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports of the Cambridge anthropological expedition to Torres Straits by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

10 editions published between 1935 and 1971 in English and Multiple languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iban or sea Dayak fabrics and their patterns; a descriptive catalogue of the Iban fabrics in the Museum of archaeology and ethnology, Cambridge by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

15 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canoes of Oceania by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

11 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iban : OC06( )

in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iban are an indigenous group in Sarawak, a state of Malaysia, on the island of Borneo. This file on the Iban consists of 35 documents. The dates covered by the literature are from ca. 1840-1990. Predominant themes are agriculture (primarily rice cultivation), culture history, migrations, religion, and warfare (including much information on head-hunting). The works of Freeman, one of the outstanding modern authorities on the Iban, used in conjunction with the earlier descriptive accounts of Low, Howell, and Gomes, and supplemented by the more recent ethnographies of Pringle, Sutlive, Wagner, Benedict Sandin, and Padoch, provide a good overall view of Iban culture and society
Iban or sea Dayak fabrics and their patterns : a descriptive catalogue of the Iban fabrics in the Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology Cambridge by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

8 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the study of embryology by Alfred C Haddon( Book )

14 editions published between 1887 and 2010 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Iban or sea Dayak fabrics and their patterns : a descriptive catalogue of the Iban fabrics in the Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology Cambridge
Alternative Names
Alfred C. Haddon britischer Anthropologe und Zoologe

Alfred Cort Haddon Brits bioloog (1855-1940)

Geddon, A.

Haddon, A. C.

Haddon, A.C. 1855-1940

Haddon, A. C. (Alfred Cort)

Haddon, A. C. (Alfred Cort), 1855-1940

Haddon, Alfred C.

Haddon, Alfred C. 1855-1940

Haddon, Alfred Cort

Haddon, Alfred Cort 1855-1940

Хэддон, Альфред Корт

آلفرد کرت هدون

アルフレッド・コート・ハッドン

ハッドン, A・C

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The pagan tribes of BorneoEvolution in art: as illustrated by the life-histories of designsThe study of manMan past and presentMagic and fetishismThe decorative art of British New Guinea : a study in Papuan ethnographyReports of the Cambridge Anthropological Expedition to Torres StraitsIban or sea Dayak fabrics and their patterns; a descriptive catalogue of the Iban fabrics in the Museum of archaeology and ethnology, Cambridge