skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Anthropology at war : World War I and the science of race in Germany Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Anthropology at war : World War I and the science of race in Germany

Author: Andrew D Evans
Publisher: Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Between 1914 and 1918, German anthropologists conducted their work in the midst of full-scale war. The discipline was relatively new in German academia when World War I broke out. The author reveals  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew D Evans
ISBN: 0226222675 9780226222677 0226222683 9780226222684
OCLC Number: 496594284
Description: ix, 293 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Institutionalizing the "most recent science" : anthropology in the world of German learning at the fin de siècle --
The meaning of race : the liberal paradigm in prewar German anthropology --
Nationalism and mobilization in wartime anthropology, 1914-18 --
"Among foreign peoples" : racial studies of POWs during World War I --
Capturing race : anthropology and photography in POW camps during World War I --
Anthropology in the aftermath : Rassenkunde, racial hygiene, and the end of the liberal tradition.
Other Titles: World War I and the science of race in Germany
Responsibility: Andrew D. Evans.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Evans not only offers an explanation for the key transition in the history of German anthropology, he also presents the most comprehensive history of the discipline available to date. Even beyond Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/496594284<\/a>> # Anthropology at war : World War I and the science of race in Germany<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a>, schema:Book<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"496594284<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/ilu<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1210272<\/a>> ; # Germany.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/301.094309041\/e22\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/rasism_inom_antropologin_historia_tyskland_1914_1918_forsta_varldskriget<\/a>> ; # Rasism inom antropologin--historia--Tyskland--1914-1918 (f\u00F6rsta v\u00E4rldskriget)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Place\/deutschland<\/a>> ; # Deutschland.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/antropologi_historia_tyskland_1900_talet<\/a>> ; # Antropologi--historia--Tyskland--1900-talet<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/weltkrieg<\/a>> ; # Weltkrieg<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/ethnologie<\/a>> ; # Ethnologie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/racism_in_anthropology_germany_history_20th_century<\/a>> ; # Racism in anthropology--Germany--History--20th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1086650<\/a>> ; # Racism in anthropology<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/rassenkunde<\/a>> ; # Rassenkunde<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/810196<\/a>> ; # Anthropology<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/rassentheorie<\/a>> ; # Rassentheorie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/rasbiologi_historia_tyskland_1900_talet<\/a>> ; # Rasbiologi--historia--Tyskland--1900-talet<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/anthropologie<\/a>> ; # Anthropologie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/rasbiologi_historia_tyskland_1914_1918_forsta_varldskriget<\/a>> ; # Rasbiologi--historia--Tyskland--1914-1918 (f\u00F6rsta v\u00E4rldskriget)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/anthropology_germany_history_20th_century<\/a>> ; # Anthropology--Germany--History--20th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Event\/1900_1999<\/a>> ; # 1900-1999<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:alternateName<\/a> \"World War I and the science of race in Germany<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:author<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/106834802<\/a>> ; # Andrew David Evans<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"2010<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Institutionalizing the \"most recent science\" : anthropology in the world of German learning at the fin de si\u00E8cle -- The meaning of race : the liberal paradigm in prewar German anthropology -- Nationalism and mobilization in wartime anthropology, 1914-18 -- \"Among foreign peoples\" : racial studies of POWs during World War I -- Capturing race : anthropology and photography in POW camps during World War I -- Anthropology in the aftermath : Rassenkunde, racial hygiene, and the end of the liberal tradition.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/802872081<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"History<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Anthropology at war : World War I and the science of race in Germany<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"496594284<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780226222677<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780226222684<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\numbel:isLike<\/a> <http:\/\/bnb.data.bl.uk\/id\/resource\/GBB066902<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/496594284<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/301.094309041\/e22\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Event\/1900_1999<\/a>> # 1900-1999<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Event<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"1900-1999<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Place\/deutschland<\/a>> # Deutschland.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Deutschland.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Deutschland<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/anthropologie<\/a>> # Anthropologie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Anthropologie<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/anthropology_germany_history_20th_century<\/a>> # Anthropology--Germany--History--20th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85005581<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Anthropology--Germany--History--20th century<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/antropologi_historia_tyskland_1900_talet<\/a>> # Antropologi--historia--Tyskland--1900-talet<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Antropologi--historia--Tyskland--1900-talet<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/ethnologie<\/a>> # Ethnologie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Ethnologie<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/racism_in_anthropology_germany_history_20th_century<\/a>> # Racism in anthropology--Germany--History--20th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh96008541<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Racism in anthropology--Germany--History--20th century<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/rasbiologi_historia_tyskland_1900_talet<\/a>> # Rasbiologi--historia--Tyskland--1900-talet<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Rasbiologi--historia--Tyskland--1900-talet<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/rasbiologi_historia_tyskland_1914_1918_forsta_varldskriget<\/a>> # Rasbiologi--historia--Tyskland--1914-1918 (f\u00F6rsta v\u00E4rldskriget)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Rasbiologi--historia--Tyskland--1914-1918 (f\u00F6rsta v\u00E4rldskriget)<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/rasism_inom_antropologin_historia_tyskland_1914_1918_forsta_varldskriget<\/a>> # Rasism inom antropologin--historia--Tyskland--1914-1918 (f\u00F6rsta v\u00E4rldskriget)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Rasism inom antropologin--historia--Tyskland--1914-1918 (f\u00F6rsta v\u00E4rldskriget)<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/rassenkunde<\/a>> # Rassenkunde<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Rassenkunde<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/rassentheorie<\/a>> # Rassentheorie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Rassentheorie<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802872081#Topic\/weltkrieg<\/a>> # Weltkrieg<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Weltkrieg<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/ilu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"ilu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1086650<\/a>> # Racism in anthropology<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Racism in anthropology<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1210272<\/a>> # Germany.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Germany.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/810196<\/a>> # Anthropology<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Anthropology<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/106834802<\/a>> # Andrew David Evans<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1968<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Evans<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Andrew David<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Andrew D.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Andrew David Evans<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780226222677<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0226222675<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780226222677<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780226222684<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0226222683<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780226222684<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n