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Human universals

Donald E. Brown (Author)
This book explores physical and behavioral characteristics that can be considered universal among all cultures, all people. It presents cases demonstrating universals, looks at the history of the study of universals, and presents an interesting study of a hypothetical tribe, The Universal People.
Print Book, English, 1991
McGraw-Hill, New York, 1991
x, 220 Seiten
9780070082090, 007008209X

1. Rethinking Universality: Six Cases.

2. Conceptualizing, Defining, and Demonstrating Universals.

3. The Historical Context of the Study of Universals.

4. Explaining Universals.

5. Incest Avoidance.

6. The Universal People.

7. Universals, Human Nature, and Anthropology.