Handbook of the Indians of California

ISBN-10: 0486233685

ISBN-13: 9780486233680

Edition: 1976

Authors: A. L. Kroeber
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Description: Monumental work from foremost American anthropologist includes demographics, linguistic relations, social structures, folkways, religion, material culture, more. Surveys of the Yurok, Pomo, Maidu, Yokuts, and Mohave receiving most attention. A remarkable piece of organization and exposition. 479 illustrations. 40 maps.

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List price: $32.95
Copyright year: 1976
Publisher: Dover Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 2/29/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1120
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 2.25" tall
Weight: 2.442
Language: English

Alfred L. Kroeber was an American anthropologist whose life was coterminous with the development of American anthropology. His 1902 Ph.D. from Columbia University was the first ever awarded. His book Anthropology, first published in 1923, was the only textbook of its time, and it was enormously influential among students, scholars, and the general public. The 1948 edition has the subtitle Race, Language, Culture, Psychology, Prehistory, indicating the range of his interests and his contributions. His concept of "cultural configuration" was influential; his notion of culture as "superorganic" was controversial as well. Much of his research was carried out in California, and he taught at the University of California, Berkeley, for most of his professional life.

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