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Anthropology and human nature.

Author: Ashley Montagu
Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill [1963, ©1957]
Series: Problems of civilization
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ashley Montagu
OCLC Number: 339666
Description: 392 pages 20 cm
Contents: 1. Why anthropology: Why anthropology --
2. Man and human nature: The young of human kind --
Man -and human nature --
Time-binding and the concept of culture --
Morals and moralisms --
3. Race: A consideration of the concept of race --
Some psychodynamic factors in race prejudice --
Natural selection and the mental capacities of mankind --
4. Anthropology and medicine: Anthropology and medicine --
Contributions of anthropology to psychosomatic medicine --
5. Sexual development and sex beliefs: Infertility of the unmarried in primitive societies --
The existence of a sterile phase in female adolescence --
The origin of subincision in Australia --
Physiology and the origins of the menstrual prohibitions --
6. Psychobiological development: The mind of the skin --
Constitutional and prenatal factors in infant and child health --
Wolf-children and feral man --
The biologist looks at crime --
7. Crime: Crime and the anthropologist --
8. Primitive medicine: Primitive medicine --
9. The evolution of man and mind: Time, morphology, and neotony in the evolution of man --
Neotony and the evolution of the human mind --
10. Appendix: The intelligence of Southern whites and Northern Negroes --
Racial intelligence --
Prehistory --
On the relation between body size, waking activity and social life in the primates --
Cannibalism and primitive man --
The concept of atavism.
Series Title: Problems of civilization

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