Explorations in cultural anthropology : essays in honor of George Peter Murdock / edited by Ward W. Goodenough.

By: Goodenough, Ward Hunt
Contributor(s): Murdock, George Peter, 1897-
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill Book Co, [1964].Description: xiii, 635 p. : illus., maps, port. ; 23 cm.
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Includes bibliographies. - -Law and societal structure among the Nunamiut Eskimo, by L. Pospisil. - -The self-management of cultures, by J.M. Roberts. - -Archeological approaches to cultural evolution, by I. Rouse. - -Land and its manipulation among the Haitian peasantry, by F.W. Underwood. - -Warfare and the integration of Crow Indian culture, by F.W. Voget. - -Effects of climate on certain cultural practices, by J.W.M. Whiting. - -The aboriginal location of the Kadohadacho and related tribes, by S. Williams. - -Archeology and the "patriarchal age" of the Old Testament, by M.L. Zigmond. - -Bibliography of George Peter Murdock (p. 599-603). Contents: Introduction, by W.H. Goodenough. - -Ethnogenealogical method, by H.C. Conklin. - -Social structure of Santa Cruz Island, by W. Davenport. - -Commercialization and political change in American Samoa, by M. Ember. - -A structural description of Subanun "religious behavior," by C.O. Frake. - -Semantic structure and social structure: an instance from Russian, by P. Friedrich. - -Culture and logical process, by T. Gladwin. - -The Calusa: a stratified, nonagricultural society (with notes on sibling marriage) by J.M. Goggin. - -Componential analysis of Könkämä Lapp kinship terminology, by W.H. Goodenough. - -The Proto Central Algonquian kinship system, by C.F. Hockett. - -Money, ecology, and acculturation among the Shipibo of Peru, by H. Hoffmann. - -Survival of a cultural focus, by J.J. Honigmann. - -Anthropology and non-Euro-American anthropologists: the situation in Indonesia, by Koentjaraningrat. - -Snake-handling cult of the American Southeast, by W. LaBarre.. A household survey of economic goods on Romonum Island, Truk, by F.M. LeBar. - -A formal analysis of Crow- and Omaha-type kinship terminologies, by F.G. Lounsbury.