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A scientific theory of culture and other essays.

BronisЕ‚aw Malinowski

A scientific theory of culture and other essays.

by BronisЕ‚aw Malinowski

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English


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ContributionsCairns, Huntington.
The Physical Object
Pagination228 s
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20328616M
ISBN 100807804339

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Malinowski's work constitutes an attempt to put anthropology on a scientific footing. His theory is very simple: anthropology is the study of the institutions, which are organized to satisfy human biological needs. An example: sex as a basic human need is organized, among other things, by marriage/5(3).

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