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Boas, Franz 1858-1942

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The mind of primitive man by Franz Boas( Book )

224 editions published between 1901 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A course of lectures delivered before the Lowell Institute, Boston, Mass., and the National University of Mexico, 1910-1911. First published in 1911. This landmark collection of lectures reflect Franz Boas's theories that previous studies of societies--based on criteria of Western observers--were largely subjective; each society and culture is the result of unique historical developments. He also believed there was no such thing as a "pure" race or a superior one
Primitive art by Franz Boas( Book )

77 editions published between 1927 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthropologist's study of primitive art, with 307 illustrations in the text, and 15 full-page plates
Race, language and culture by Franz Boas( Book )

108 editions published between 1910 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 2,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early history of man and its effect on our current problems
Anthropology and modern life by Franz Boas( Book )

80 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This new edition of Anthropology and Modern Life is enhanced by an introduction and afterword by Herbert S. Lewis, who details Franz Boas' life, influence, and ideals. This volume will be a welcome contribution to the libraries of anthropologists, sociologists, and those concerned with human rights."--Jacket
General anthropology by Franz Boas( Book )

45 editions published between 1938 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The central Eskimo by Franz Boas( Book )

61 editions published between 1877 and 2005 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reprint of part of Sixth Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, 1888, p.409-669. (AB1728)
Kwakiutl ethnography by Franz Boas( Book )

23 editions published between 1966 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to Handbook of American Indian languages by Franz Boas( Book )

31 editions published between 1966 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boas is concerned with basic linguistic characteristics. J. W. Powell treats the classification of languages in terms of lexical elements
Kwakiutl tales, new series by Franz Boas( Book )

39 editions published between 1910 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Race and democratic society by Franz Boas( Book )

25 editions published between 1945 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of American Indian languages by Franz Boas( Book )

in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes chapters on Athapascan, Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian, Kwakiutl, Eskimo and Chukchee. (AB1739)
Tsimshian texts by Franz Boas( Book )

39 editions published between 1092 and 2013 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kutenai tales by Franz Boas( Book )

16 editions published between 1918 and 2006 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of texts made by Alexander F. Chamberlain in 1891 and by Franz Boas in the summer of 1914
Kathlamet texts by Franz Boas( Book )

28 editions published between 1901 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The religion of the Kwakiutl Indians by Franz Boas( Book )

22 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in English and North American Indian and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Function of dance in human society by Franziska Boas( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of American Indian languages by Franz Boas( Book )

79 editions published between 1911 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes chapters on Athapascan, Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian, Kwakiutl, Eskimo and Chukchee
Kwakiutl culture as reflected in mythology by Franz Boas( Book )

19 editions published between 1935 and 1976 in English and Italian and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contributions to the ethnology of the Kwakiutl by Franz Boas( Book )

16 editions published between 1925 and 1987 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kwakiutl texts dealing with dreams and with information relating to the social organization of the tribe
Indian myths & legends from the North Pacific Coast of America : a translation of Franz Boas' 1895 edition of Indianische Sagen von der Nord-Pacifischen Küste Amerikas by Franz Boas( Book )

33 editions published between 1895 and 2014 in German and English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of Boas' field trips -- Boas' methodology -- Manuscript materials -- Earlier publication of individual sections of the Sagen -- Publication of the Sagen -- An evaluation of the Sagen -- Boas' orthography -- History of this translation -- Boas' preface to the original 1895 edition -- I: Shuswap -- II: Ntlakyapamuq (Thompson) -- 3: Lower Fraser River -- 4: Cowichan -- 5: Nanaimo -- 6: Squamish -- 7: Lukungun -- 8: Comox -- 9: Klahoose -- 10: Sliammon -- 11: Eiksen -- 12: Pentlatch -- 13: Nootka (Nuu-chah-nulth) -- 14: Lekwiltok -- 15: Nimpkish -- 16: Kwiksootainuk -- 17: Kwakiutl -- 18: Tlatlasikwala -- 19: Nakomgilisala -- 20: Oowekeeno -- 21: Heiltsuk (Bella Bella) -- 22: Bella Coola (Nuxalk) -- 23: Tsimshian -- 24: Haida -- 25: Tlingit -- 26: The development of mythologies of the North Pacific Coast Indians
 
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Boas, F.

Boas, F. 1858-1942

Boas, Franc

Boas, Franz

Boas, Franz 1858-1942

Boaz, Franz 1858-1942

Boyashi, Fulanci

Franciscus Boas

Frans Boas

Franz Boas

Franz Boas americk antropolog

Franz Boas amerykański antropolog i językoznawca

Franz Boas antropologo tedesco

Franz Boas German-American anthropologist

Φραντς Μποάζ Γερμανοαμερικανός ανθρωπολόγος

Франц Боас американский антрополог, лингвист и естествоиспытатель

בואס, פרנץ 1858-1942

פרנץ בועז

فرانتس بوئاس

فرانز بواس

ਫਰਾਂਜ਼ ਬੋਸ

பிராண்ஸ் போவாஸ்

ფრანც ბოასი

프란츠 보아스 미국의 인류학자

フランツ・ボアズ

ボアズ, フランツ

法蘭茲鮑亞士

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Primitive artRace, language and cultureAnthropology and modern lifeIntroduction to Handbook of American Indian languagesTsimshian textsHandbook of American Indian languagesIndian myths & legends from the North Pacific Coast of America : a translation of Franz Boas' 1895 edition of Indianische Sagen von der Nord-Pacifischen Küste Amerikas