Human universals / Donald E. Brown.

Published
  • New York : McGraw-Hill ©1991
Physical description
x, 220 pages ; 23 cm
ISBN
  • 007008209X
  • 9780070082090
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-201) and index.
Contents
  • Rethinking universality: six cases -- Color classification -- Samoan adolescence -- Male and female among the Tchambuli -- Facial expressions -- Hopi time -- The Oedipus complex -- Conceptualizing, defining, and demonstrating universals -- The historical context of the study of universals -- Explaining universals -- Incest avoidance -- The universal people -- Universals, human nature, and anthropology.
Related item
  • http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/mh022/90022171.html
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • text
Language
  • English
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Summary

  • Publisher description: This book explores physical and behavioral characteristics that can be considered universal among all cultures, all people. It presents cases demonstrating universals, looks at the history of the study of universals, and presents an interesting study of a hypothetical tribe, The Universal People.

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University of Glasgow Library: University Library Level 6 Anthrop D221 BRO
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Newcastle University Libraries: Philip Robinson Library: Robinson Books Level 3 306 BRO
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University of Oxford Libraries: Social Science Library GN357.BRO 1991
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