Scenes from the High Desert

Scenes from the High Desert : JULIAN STEWARD'S LIFE AND THEORY

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A thorough analysis of Julian Steward's life and work and the history of the discipline of anthropology during his more

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  • Hardback | 448 pages
  • 163.1 x 241.8 x 33.8mm | 775.66g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • 0252027906
  • 9780252027901

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ADVANCE PRAISE "A brilliant, exquisitely written account of the life of one of the most influential anthropologists of the twentieth century." -- Rita Wright, author of Gender and Archaeology "A work of consummate scholarship. Kerns's book is so effortlessly crafted and beautifully constructed that it has the quality often attributed to Inca walls -- you can't insert a knife blade between the stones." -- Robert L. Carneiro, author of The Muse of History and the Science of Cultureshow more

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