Men and cultures : selected papers of the Fifth International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences, Philadelphia, September 1-9,1956 / edited under the chairmanship of Anthony F.C. Wallace.

; Wallace, Anthony F. C., 1923-
[Trade ed.].. Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [1960] .

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Other Title Selected papers of the Fifth International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences, Philadelphia, September 1-9,1956
Other Authors Wallace, Anthony F. C., 1923-
Subjects Anthropologie -- Congrès.
Anthropology -- Congresses.
Ethnologie -- Congrès.
Ethnology -- Congresses.
Description xxxi, 810 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1960]
Notes Half-title and title on spine: Men and cultures.
Original (paperback)--published under title: Selected papers of the Fifth International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences, Philadelphia, September 1-9, 1956 : men and cultures.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributions mainly in English; some in French, German, or Spanish.
Contents The Hiawatha Wampum Belt of the Iroquois League for Peace : a symbol for the International Congress of Anthropology / William N. Fenton -- Current trends in the development of American ethnology / Ralph L. Beals -- Recent developments in the study of the prehistory of western Asia / Robert J. Braidwood -- Anthropology and the Smithsonian Institution / Leonard Carmichael -- Anthropologie physique en U.R.S.S. / G.F. Debetz -- Summary of paleo-anthropological investigation in the U.S.S.R. / G.F. Debetz -- Recent trends in British social anthropology / Raymond Firth -- Trends in European prehistory / Gutorm Gjessing -- Recent developments in ethnological theory in Europe / Robert Heine-Geldern -- Recent developments and trends in ethnological studies in China / Huang Wen-Shan and Ho Lien-Kwei -- Current trends in ethnography in the U.S.S.R. / I.I. Potekhin -- Recent developments in American archeology / Irving Rouse -- Recent developments in the field of genetics / J.N. Spuhler -- Individual variation in culture / Regina Flannery -- Conflict and congruence in anthropological theory / Linton C. Freeman -- Culture and human behavior / Walter Goldschmidt -- Anthropology and art / H.D. Gunn -- Zum Problem der Konstanz in der Ethnologie / Josef Haekel -- A microcultural analysis of time / Edward T. Hall, Jr. -- Thoughts on methodology for comprehension of an oral literature / Melville Jacobs -- Recreative behavior and culture change / Felix M. Keesing -- The use of typology in anthropological theory / Clyde Kluckhohn -- Archeological typology in theory and practice / Alex D. Krieger -- Jazz choreology / Gertrude P. Kurath and Nadia Chilkovsky -- Methodological problems of free doll play as an ethnographic field technique / David Landy -- A new framework for studies of folklore and survivals / Margaret Mead -- A system for describing and analyzing the regulation of coordinated activity / Walter B. Miller -- Typology in the area of social organization / George P. Murdock -- Aesthetics in 'primitive' societies / D.B. Stout -- Acculturation / Sol Tax -- Withdrawal, an early means of dealing with the supernatural / Ruth M. Underhill -- Subsystem typology in linguistics / C.F. Voegelin -- The ethnic dimension of human history : pattern or patterns of culture? / Gene Weltfish -- Some similarities between Ards of the Balkans, Scandinavia, and anterior Asia, and their methodological significance / Branimir Bratanic -- Slash-and-burn agriculture : a closer look at its implications for settlement patterns / Robert Carneiro -- Northwest Coast-northeast Asiatic similarities : a new hypothesis / Chester S. Chard -- Techniques of preparing manioc flour as a key to culture history in tropical America / Gertrude E. Dole -- Culture stability and change among the Seminoles of Florida / Ethel Cutler Freeman -- The evolution of status systems in Polynesia / Irving Goldman -- Les tendances modernes de l'évolution des sociétés mélanésiennes (Nouvelles Hébrides et Nouvelle-Calédonie) / Jean Guiart -- A re-evaluation of the cultural position of the Nootka / Erna Gunther -- Theoretical considerations concerning the problem of pre-Columbian contacts between the Old World and the New / Robert Heine-Geldern -- Ethnology and high civilization, exemplified by ancient Egypt / Anna Hohenwart-Gerlachstein -- Rivalry and superiority : two dominant features of the Sumerian culture pattern / Samuel Noah Kramer -- Plow complex, culture change and cultural stability / Jean-Paul Leser -- Three hundred years of Chukchi ethnic identity / Dorothy Libby -- North European shamanism / Nils Lid -- The assumed early Mediterranean influence among the Kuanyama Ambo Bantu of South West Africa / E.M. Loeb -- Irrigation, settlement pattern, and social organization / Henry Orenstein -- The Christian hymnology of the North American Indians / Willard Rhodes -- The acculturative process in Jamaican revivalism / George Eaton Simpson -- Plough and field shape / Axel Steensberg -- A Umatilla prophet cult : an episode in culture change / Theodore Stern -- Cart-using Indians of the American Plains / Omer C. Stewart -- The study of the early history of agriculture in the territory of the U.S.S.R. in 1945-1955 / S.A. Tokarev -- The automobile in contemporary Navaho culture / Evon Z. Vogt -- History and ethnohistory, and a case in point / Erminie Wheeler-Voegelin -- Les origines ethniques de la population Marocaine Musulmane de Casablanca / Andre Adam -- Intertribal relations in the Pueblo Kachina cult / F.G. Anderson -- Un complexe culturel: la course de pirogues au Laos / Charles Archaimbault -- The Idoma court-of-lineages in law and political structure / Robert G. Armstrong -- The fear in Tapirape culture / Herbert Baldus -- Yoruba concepts of the soul / William Bascom -- A new ecological typology of the California Indians / Ralph L. Beals and Joseph A. Hester, Jr. -- Autobiography of a Guatemalan Indian / John and Mavis Biesanz and Martin Ordonez -- Les communautés d'entr'aide des Bambara du Soudan français / Solange de Ganay -- A comparison of eastern Keresan and Tewa kinship systems / E.P. Dozier -- Some reflections on Chiga ethics / May M. Edel -- Sequence and structure in folktales / J.L. Fischer -- Circumpolar forest North America as a modern culture area / John J. Honigmann -- Medicinal plant and food use as related to health and disease in coastal Oaxaca / L.N. and L. Kaplan -- Le concept de crime en droit djarai / Pierre-Bernard Lafont -- Aspects de la royauté Bateke (Moyen-Congo) / Annie Lebeuf -- The role of music in western Apache culture / David P. McAllester -- Double descent in an Ibo village-group / Simon Ottenberg -- La notion de mana dans la culture haïtienne / Emmanuel C. Paul -- The calf sacrifice of the Todas of the Nilgiris (South India) / H.R.H. Prince Peter of Greece and Denmark -- Polygamie et ses particularités / Sliman Rahmani -- Production, distribution and power in a primitive society / Marshall D. Sahlins -- Tipi di cultura nel Paraguay / Pietro Scotti -- The maintenance of unity and distinctiveness by a Philippine peasant village / Willis E. Sibley -- Contrasting patterns of Carolinian population distribution in the Marianas / R.R. Solenberger -- The Birhor (the little nomadic tribe of India) : a study in ecology, economy and wandering / L.P. Vidyarthi -- The inter-relations of castes and ethnic groups in Nepal / Cristoph von Furer-Haimendorf -- Human types and prehistoric cultures at Ksar 'Akil, Lebanon / J. Franklin Ewing, S.J. -- Culture change in Europe at the start of the second millennium B.C. : a contribution to the Indo-European problem / Marija Gimbutas -- Rocker-stamped pottery in the Old and New World / Robert E. Greengo -- North Mexico and the correlation of Mesoamerican and Southwestern cultural sequences / J. Charles Kelley -- Paleo-Eskimo in Disko Bay, West Greenland / Helge Larsen -- The Plains archaic concept / William J. Mayer-Oakes -- Prehistoric culture sequences in the eastern Arctic as elucidated by stratified sites at Igloolik / Jorgen Meldgaard -- Archaism and revival on the south coast of Peru / Dorothy Menzel -- The Preclassic ceramic sequence of Huepalcalco, of Tulancingo, Hgo / E. Florence Jacobs Muller -- The Mixteca-Puebla concept in Mesoamerican archcology: a re-examination / H.B. Nicholson -- El patio mas antiguo de Mesoamerica / Cesar Lizardi Ramos -- Cultural unity and diversification in Peruvian archaeology / John Howland Rowe -- The Gulf Coastal Plain in North American prehistory / W.H. Sears -- The Paleo-Indian culture succession in the Central High Plains of Texas and New Mexico / E.H. Sellards and G.L. Evans -- Western Siberian archeology, an interpretative summary / Demitri B. Shimkin -- Physical and psychological factors in culture growth / J. Lawrence Angel -- The pattern of development of African children / R.F.A.
Dean -- A study of the rotation of the occipital region in the Neandertal and sapiens skulls / Miguel Fuste -- El poblamiento paleolítico de España / Luis Pericot García -- Small isolated human breeding populations and their significance for the process of racial differentiation / Gabriel W. Lasker -- La paléodémographie, base nouvelle de l'analyse anthropologique / J. Nemeskeri and G. Acsadi -- Significance of recent primatology for physical anthropology / Adolph H. Schultz -- New research in German forensic anthropology / Ilse Schwidetzky -- Partial volumes and surface areas of the human body / Bozo Skerlj -- Changes in the skull features of the Japanese people from ancient to modern times / Hisashi Suzuki -- Primate evolution and human behavior / N.C. Tappen -- Les proportions de la tête chez les Français / Pierre A. Vassal -- A study of the racial morphology of the French population / M. Verdun, J. de Taille, R. Bourdiol, and J. Poggi -- The evolutionary taxonomy of the Hominidae in the light of the Piltdown investigation / J.S. Weiner -- Applied anthropology in the Belgian territories in Africa (an experience of integration of the tribal institutions into the pattern of the new social action in Central Africa) / G.E.J.B. Brausch -- De quelques difficultés dues aux différences de cultures, rencontrées dans les missions d'assistance technique / Geneviève M. d'Haucourt -- Applied anthropology, community welfare, and human conservation / Laura Thompson -- The Southwest Project in Comparative Psycholinguistics: a preliminary report / Joseph B. Casagrande -- The urbanization of the Guarani language: a problem in language and culture / Paul L. Garvin and M. Mathiot -- The general classification of Central and South American languages / Joseph H. Greenberg -- The origin of the Hausa language / D.A. Olderogge -- Tonality in Efik signal communication and folklore / D.C. Simmons.
Genre Conference proceedings.
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