The Expansive Moment: The rise of Social Anthropology in Britain and Africa, 1918-1970 available in Hardcover
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- Cambridge University Press
|Publisher:||Cambridge University Press|
|Product dimensions:||5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)|
Table of Contents
Introduction; 1. The economic and organisational basis of British social anthropology in its formative period, 1930-1939: social reform in the colonies; 2. Training for the field: the sorcerer's apprentices; 3. Making it to the field as a Jew and a Red; 4. Personal and intellectual friendships: Fortes and Evans-Pritchard; 5. Personal and intellectual animosities: Evans-Pritchard, Malinowski and others; 6. The Oxford Group; 7. Some achievements of anthropology in Africa; 8. Personal contributions; 9. Concluding remarks; Appendices; Notes; List of references; Index.