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Inquiry and debate in the human sciences : contributions from Current anthropology, 1960-1990

Author: Sydel Silverman; Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research.
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©1991.
Series: Current anthropology, Special issue.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sydel Silverman; Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research.
OCLC Number: 25216270
Notes: On spine: Current anthropology, February 1992, volume 33, supplement.
"Special issue in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research."
Description: 307 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm.
Contents: The human revolution / Charles F. Hockett, Robert Ascher --
Culture : a human domain / Ralph L. Holloway, Jr. --
Primate communication and the gestural origin of language / Gordon W. Hewes --
Rethinking the middle/upper Paleolithic transition / Randall White --
Origins of food production in southwestern Asia : a survey of ideas / Gary A. Wright --
Anthropological perspectives on ancient trade / Robert McC. Adams --
History, phylogeny, and evolution in Polynesia / Patrick V. Kirch, Roger C. Green --
Foragers, genuine or spurious? Situating the Kalahari San in history / Jacqueline S. Solway, Richard B. Lee --
Women's status in egalitarian society : implications for social evolution / Eleanor Leacock --
The cultural ecology of India's sacred cattle / Marvin Harris --
Rhetoric and the authority of ethnography : "postmodernism" and the social reproduction of texts / P. Steven Sangren.
Series Title: Current anthropology, Special issue.
Other Titles: Current anthropology.
Responsibility: edited by Sydel Silverman.
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