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The Resource Brill's companion to classics and early anthropology, edited by Emily Varto

Brill's companion to classics and early anthropology, edited by Emily Varto

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Brill's companion to classics and early anthropology
Title
Brill's companion to classics and early anthropology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Emily Varto
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the late nineteenth century, the budding field of anthropology was said by Edward Burnett Tylor, one of its foremost early practitioners, to enable the "great modern nations to understand themselves, to weigh in a just balance their own merits and defects, and even in some measure to forecast from their own development the possibilities of the future"--
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Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
QGK
Dewey number
301.09
Index
index present
LC call number
GN17
LC item number
.B73 2018eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Varto, Emily
Series statement
Brill's companions to classical reception
Series volume
volume 16
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anthropology
  • Classical philology
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Society
  • Anthropology
  • Classical philology
  • Ancient history
  • Sociology & anthropology
  • Social & cultural anthropology
  • Society
Label
Brill's companion to classics and early anthropology, edited by Emily Varto
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dialogue among cellmates : Lucretius, Horace, and Lewis Henry Morgan / Daniel Noah Moses -- The tinted lens of ancient society : classical history and American experience in the ethnology of Lewis Henry Morgan / Emily Varto -- Culture and classics : Edward Burnett Tylor and Romanization / Eliza Gettel -- From motherkin to the great goddess : matriarchal myth in anthropology and the classics / Cynthia Eller -- Otis T. Mason and Hippocratic environmental theory at the Smithsonian Institution in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries / Rebecca Futo Kennedypart -- The feast and commensal politics : ancient Greek prefigurations of aAnthropological concerns / Kevin Solez -- The anthropology of an island cult : Samothrace and the science of man in the nineteenth century / Sandra Blakely -- Arboreal animists : the (Ab)use of Roman sacred trees in early anthropology / Ailsa Hunt -- Colourblind : the use of Greek colour terminology in cultural linguistics in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries / Melissa Funkepart -- Pinpointing Pausanias : ethnography, analogy, and autopsy / Daniel Stewart -- Marcel Mauss, the gift, and the oral theory / Thérèse A. de Vet -- The Magna Graecia of Ernesto de Martino : studying ancient and contemporary evil eye / Irene Salvo -- Anthropology and the creation of the classical other / Franco De Angelis -- Comparativism then and now / William Michael Short and Maurizio Bettini
Control code
1056177046
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 406 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004365001
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1056177046
Label
Brill's companion to classics and early anthropology, edited by Emily Varto
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dialogue among cellmates : Lucretius, Horace, and Lewis Henry Morgan / Daniel Noah Moses -- The tinted lens of ancient society : classical history and American experience in the ethnology of Lewis Henry Morgan / Emily Varto -- Culture and classics : Edward Burnett Tylor and Romanization / Eliza Gettel -- From motherkin to the great goddess : matriarchal myth in anthropology and the classics / Cynthia Eller -- Otis T. Mason and Hippocratic environmental theory at the Smithsonian Institution in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries / Rebecca Futo Kennedypart -- The feast and commensal politics : ancient Greek prefigurations of aAnthropological concerns / Kevin Solez -- The anthropology of an island cult : Samothrace and the science of man in the nineteenth century / Sandra Blakely -- Arboreal animists : the (Ab)use of Roman sacred trees in early anthropology / Ailsa Hunt -- Colourblind : the use of Greek colour terminology in cultural linguistics in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries / Melissa Funkepart -- Pinpointing Pausanias : ethnography, analogy, and autopsy / Daniel Stewart -- Marcel Mauss, the gift, and the oral theory / Thérèse A. de Vet -- The Magna Graecia of Ernesto de Martino : studying ancient and contemporary evil eye / Irene Salvo -- Anthropology and the creation of the classical other / Franco De Angelis -- Comparativism then and now / William Michael Short and Maurizio Bettini
Control code
1056177046
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 406 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004365001
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1056177046

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