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The Resource Biology and culture in modern perspective : readings from Scientific American, with introductions by Joseph G. Jorgensen

Biology and culture in modern perspective : readings from Scientific American, with introductions by Joseph G. Jorgensen

Label
Biology and culture in modern perspective : readings from Scientific American
Title
Biology and culture in modern perspective
Title remainder
readings from Scientific American
Statement of responsibility
with introductions by Joseph G. Jorgensen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Scientific American
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1934-2008
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Jorgensen, Joseph G.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Anthropology
  • Anthropology
Label
Biology and culture in modern perspective : readings from Scientific American, with introductions by Joseph G. Jorgensen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Articles taken from issues of the Scientific American, 1956-72
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [433]-438
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Crises in the history of life / Norman D. Newell -- The distribution of man / William W. Howells -- The earliest apes / Elwyn L. Simons -- Homo erectus / William W. Howells -- The gene / Norman H. Horowitz -- The genetic code : III / F.H.C. Crick -- Ionizing radiation and evolution / James F. Crow -- Porphyria and King George III / Ida Macalpine and Richard Hunter -- The present evolution of man / Theodosius Dobzhansky -- The evolution of behavior / Konrad Z. Lorenz -- The evolution of intelligence / M.E. Bitterman -- The social order of turkeys / C. Robert Watts and Allen W. Stokes -- The social life of baboons / S.L. Washburn and Irven Devore -- Urban monkeys / Sheo D. Singh -- Tools and human evolution / Sherwood L. Washburn -- Some tools and human behavior / Sally R. Binford and Lewis R. Binford -- The prehistory of the Australian Aborigine / D.J. Mulvaney -- Ishango / Jean De Heinzelin -- The agricultural evolution / Robert J. Braidwood -- An early farming village in Turkey / Halet Çambel and Robert J. Braidwood -- The origin of cities / Robert M. Adams
  • An early city in Iran / C.C. and Martha Lamberg-Karlovsky -- Carbon 14 and the prehistory of Europe / Colin Renfrew -- Elephant-hunting in North America / C. Vance Haynes, Jr. -- Early man in the Andes / Richard S. MacNeish -- The origins of New World civilization / Richard S. MacNeish -- Teotihuacán / René Millon -- Primitive kinship / Meyer Fortes -- The rise of a Zulu empire / Max Gluckman -- The lessons of the Pygmies / Colin M. Turnbull -- The Hopi and the Tewa / Edward P. Dozier -- Peasant markets / Sidney W. Mintz
  • The flow of energy in a hunting society / William B. Kemp -- The flow of energy in an agricultural society / Roy A. Rappaport -- Subsistence herding in Uganda / Rada and Neville Dyson-Hudson -- The urbanization of the human population / Kingsley Davis -- The flow of energy in an industrial society / Earl Cook -- The dimensions of world poverty / David Simpson -- The culture of poverty / Oscar Lewis -- The possessions of the poor / Oscar Lewis -- Squatter settlements / William Mangin
Control code
548062
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
441 pages
Isbn
9780716708629
Lccn
72004237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)418177
Label
Biology and culture in modern perspective : readings from Scientific American, with introductions by Joseph G. Jorgensen
Publication
Note
Articles taken from issues of the Scientific American, 1956-72
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [433]-438
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Crises in the history of life / Norman D. Newell -- The distribution of man / William W. Howells -- The earliest apes / Elwyn L. Simons -- Homo erectus / William W. Howells -- The gene / Norman H. Horowitz -- The genetic code : III / F.H.C. Crick -- Ionizing radiation and evolution / James F. Crow -- Porphyria and King George III / Ida Macalpine and Richard Hunter -- The present evolution of man / Theodosius Dobzhansky -- The evolution of behavior / Konrad Z. Lorenz -- The evolution of intelligence / M.E. Bitterman -- The social order of turkeys / C. Robert Watts and Allen W. Stokes -- The social life of baboons / S.L. Washburn and Irven Devore -- Urban monkeys / Sheo D. Singh -- Tools and human evolution / Sherwood L. Washburn -- Some tools and human behavior / Sally R. Binford and Lewis R. Binford -- The prehistory of the Australian Aborigine / D.J. Mulvaney -- Ishango / Jean De Heinzelin -- The agricultural evolution / Robert J. Braidwood -- An early farming village in Turkey / Halet Çambel and Robert J. Braidwood -- The origin of cities / Robert M. Adams
  • An early city in Iran / C.C. and Martha Lamberg-Karlovsky -- Carbon 14 and the prehistory of Europe / Colin Renfrew -- Elephant-hunting in North America / C. Vance Haynes, Jr. -- Early man in the Andes / Richard S. MacNeish -- The origins of New World civilization / Richard S. MacNeish -- Teotihuacán / René Millon -- Primitive kinship / Meyer Fortes -- The rise of a Zulu empire / Max Gluckman -- The lessons of the Pygmies / Colin M. Turnbull -- The Hopi and the Tewa / Edward P. Dozier -- Peasant markets / Sidney W. Mintz
  • The flow of energy in a hunting society / William B. Kemp -- The flow of energy in an agricultural society / Roy A. Rappaport -- Subsistence herding in Uganda / Rada and Neville Dyson-Hudson -- The urbanization of the human population / Kingsley Davis -- The flow of energy in an industrial society / Earl Cook -- The dimensions of world poverty / David Simpson -- The culture of poverty / Oscar Lewis -- The possessions of the poor / Oscar Lewis -- Squatter settlements / William Mangin
Control code
548062
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
441 pages
Isbn
9780716708629
Lccn
72004237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)418177

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