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by Feibleman, James K

Condition: Very Good- in Poor dust jacket

NY: Duell, Sloan & Pearce. Very Good- in Poor dust jacket. 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Slightly musty. Numerous tiny lighter areas on the spine - not affectng the lettering Very minor wear and soil on the sound binding. The top edge's color is very mottled. Minor foxing of the edges & endpapers. Contents are clean and unworn, with no writing or other entries in the text. DJ is in terrible condition, but all of it's information is present and legible. ; First Printing of the FIRST EDITION, 1946. 9-1/4" Tall, XIV + 361pp. Medium red cloth, bright gold spine and front cover lettering. PHILOSOPHY. "This book is aimed at establishing the principles of social anthropology, understood as the science of culture, by employing ontology as an instrument of analysis and discovery. It crosses the boundaries of social psychology and ethnology to set up a new approach in these fields in investigation. By an absorbing series of arguments, the author defines culture and proves conclusively that there can be no adequate experimentation in the field of social studies unless it is deeply rooted in theory. The book is skillfully documented with examples of actual primitive and advanced cultures. " ... Index. .
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 45451
  • Author: Feibleman, James K
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good- in Poor dust jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Duell, Sloan & Pearce
  • Place: NY
  • Date published: 1946
  • Bookseller catalogs: Philosophy;



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