Anthropology

Knowledge for What: The Place of Social Science in American Culture

Hardcover

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$102.50 / £85.00
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Published:
04/18/2016
Copyright:
2016
Pages:
280
Size:
6 x 9.25 in.
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Contents: Foreword ix; I. Social Science in Crisis 1; II. The Concept of “Culture” 11; III. The Pattern of American Culture 54; IV. The Social Sciences as Tools 114; V. Values and the Social Sciences 180; VI. Some Outrageous Hypotheses 202; Index 251

Originally published in 1939.

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