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The reinvention of primitive society : transformations of a myth, Adam Kuper

Label
The reinvention of primitive society : transformations of a myth
Title
The reinvention of primitive society
Title remainder
transformations of a myth
Statement of responsibility
Adam Kuper
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
Cataloging source
QU
Dewey number
305.8/009
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN308
LC item number
.K87 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The reinvention of primitive society : transformations of a myth, Adam Kuper
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: The invention of primitive society
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [244]-264) and index
Contents
1. The myth of primitive society -- 2. Barbarian, savage, primitive -- 3. Henry Maine's patriarchal theory -- 4. Lewis Henry Morgan and ancient society -- 5. The question of totemism -- 6. The Boasians and the critique of evolutionism -- 7. From Rivers to Radcliffe-Brown -- 8. Descent theory : a phoenix from the ashes -- 9. Towards the intellect : alliance theory and totemism -- 10. The return of the native -- 11. Conclusion
Control code
000026552857
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xii, 272 p.
Isbn
9780203003527
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2005001214
Other physical details
1 map
System control number
(OCoLC)57493931
Label
The reinvention of primitive society : transformations of a myth, Adam Kuper
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: The invention of primitive society
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [244]-264) and index
Contents
1. The myth of primitive society -- 2. Barbarian, savage, primitive -- 3. Henry Maine's patriarchal theory -- 4. Lewis Henry Morgan and ancient society -- 5. The question of totemism -- 6. The Boasians and the critique of evolutionism -- 7. From Rivers to Radcliffe-Brown -- 8. Descent theory : a phoenix from the ashes -- 9. Towards the intellect : alliance theory and totemism -- 10. The return of the native -- 11. Conclusion
Control code
000026552857
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xii, 272 p.
Isbn
9780203003527
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2005001214
Other physical details
1 map
System control number
(OCoLC)57493931

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