The root of roots : or, How Afro-American anthropology got its start (Book, 2003) [WorldCat.org]
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The root of roots : or, How Afro-American anthropology got its start

Author: Richard Price; Sally Price
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Prickly Paradigm, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Anthropological iconoclasts Richard and Sally Price have spent the last two decades not only creating an unparalleled oeuvre of scholarship in several areas of anthropology but also unabashedly calling foul on any untenable or patronizing concepts of "us" and "them," "primitive" and "modern," that cross their path. For this pamphlet, they crack the yellowing diaries kept by Melville and Frances Herskovits on their  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Diaries
Named Person: Melville J Herskovits; Frances S Herskovits; Frances S Herskovits
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Price; Sally Price
ISBN: 0972819622 9780972819626
OCLC Number: 316577209
Description: 110 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Richard Price & Sally Price.

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This pamphlet opens the diaries kept by Melville and Frances Herskovits on their famous 1920s expedition deep into the South American jungle.  Read more...

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