anthropologist

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United States anthropologist noted for his studies of culture (1876-1960) Alfred Kroeber , Alfred Louis Kroeber , Kroeber
anthropologist who studies prehistoric people and their culture archaeologist , archeologist
United States anthropologist (born in England) who popularized anthropology (1905-) Ashley Montagu , Montagu
group of Amerindian languages (the name coined by an American anthropologist, Edward Sapir) Athabascan , Athabaskan , Athapascan , Athapaskan , Athapaskan language
United States anthropologist (1887-1948) Benedict , Ruth Benedict , Ruth Fulton
United States anthropologist who was the first to attempt a systematic classification of Native American languages (1837-1899) Brinton , Daniel Garrison Brinton
French anthropologist who studied the craniums and brains of different races of people; remembered for his discovery that articulate speech depends on an area of the brain now known as Broca's area (1824-1880) Broca , Pierre-Paul Broca
British anthropologist (born in Poland) who introduced the technique of the participant observer (1884-1942) Bronislaw Kasper Malinowski , Bronislaw Malinowski , Malinowski
French cultural anthropologist who promoted structural analysis of social systems (born in 1908) Claude Levi-Strauss , Levi-Strauss
anthropologist and linguist; studied languages of North American Indians (1884-1939) Edward Sapir , Sapir
anthropologist who does ethnography ethnographer
anthropologist who studies ethnology ethnologist
English social anthropologist noted for studies of primitive religion and magic (1854-1941) Frazer , James George Frazer , Sir James George Frazer
Norwegian anthropologist noted for his studies of cultural diffusion (1914-2002) Heyerdahl , Thor Hyerdahl
United States anthropologist who studied the Seneca (1818-1881) Lewis Henry Morgan , Morgan
United States anthropologist noted for her claims about adolescence and sexual behavior in Polynesian cultures (1901-1978) Margaret Mead , Mead
social anthropologist who is expert on rites and ceremonies ritualist
anthropologist who studies such cultural phenomena as kinship systems social anthropologist
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