The Resource Researches into the early history of mankind and the development of civilization, edited and abridged with an introduction by Paul Bohannan

Researches into the early history of mankind and the development of civilization, edited and abridged with an introduction by Paul Bohannan

Label
Researches into the early history of mankind and the development of civilization
Title
Researches into the early history of mankind and the development of civilization
Statement of responsibility
edited and abridged with an introduction by Paul Bohannan
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Occasional references to Aboriginal Australians
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1832-1917
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Tylor, Edward Burnett
Dewey number
901.9
Literary form
non fiction
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Bohannan, Paul
Series statement
Classics in Anthropolgy
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  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Ethnology
  • Civilization
  • Language and languages
Label
Researches into the early history of mankind and the development of civilization, edited and abridged with an introduction by Paul Bohannan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First edition: London: John Murray, 1865
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. The gesture-language -- 3. The gesture-language (cont.) -- 4. Gesture-language and word-language -- 5. Picture-writing and word-writing -- 6. Images and names -- 7. Growth and decline of culture -- 8. Historical traditions and myths of observation -- 9. Geographical distribution of myths -- 10. Concluding remarks
Control code
000023049343
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Edited from the third edition revised London, John Murray, 1878
Extent
xvii, 295 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Researches into the early history of mankind and the development of civilization, edited and abridged with an introduction by Paul Bohannan
Publication
Copyright
Note
First edition: London: John Murray, 1865
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. The gesture-language -- 3. The gesture-language (cont.) -- 4. Gesture-language and word-language -- 5. Picture-writing and word-writing -- 6. Images and names -- 7. Growth and decline of culture -- 8. Historical traditions and myths of observation -- 9. Geographical distribution of myths -- 10. Concluding remarks
Control code
000023049343
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Edited from the third edition revised London, John Murray, 1878
Extent
xvii, 295 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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