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Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Maritime History.

Of a ship, to sink at sea, generally understood to be by the flooding of its hull either through springing a leak or through striking a rock. Other causes of a ship sinking, such as...

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“Culture” Crosses the Atlantic: The German Sources of The Mind of Primitive Man

Harry Liebersohn.

in Indigenous Visions

March 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Theory and Practice of Anthropology. 7528 words.

This chapter explores the Franz Boas's German sources and how he used them, focusing on his book The Mind of Primitive Man. Boas was a proud graduate of the German research university, and...

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Indigenous Visions

Edited by Ned Blackhawk and Isaiah Lorado Wilner.

March 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Theory and Practice of Anthropology. 416 pages.

This book is a compelling study that charts the influence of indigenous thinkers on Franz Boas, the founder of modern anthropology. In 1911, the publication of Franz Boas's The Mind of...

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