Structure and Function in Primitive Society, Essays and Addresses
  • Author : A R 1881-1955 Radcliffe-Brown
  • Release Date : 15 October 2018
  • Publisher : Franklin Classics
  • Genre : Uncategorized
  • Pages : 236
  • ISBN 13 : 0343282690

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Structure and Function in Primitive Society  Essays and Addresses

Structure and Function in Primitive Society Essays and Addresses

Author : A R 1881-1955 Radcliffe-Brown
Publisher : Franklin Classics
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and ...

Structure and Function in Primitive Society

Structure and Function in Primitive Society

Author : A. R. Radcliffe-Brown
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Excerpt from Structure and Function in Primitive Society: Essays and Addresses Professor Radcliffe-Brown has never had much regard for what he calls 'the odd things that I have written from time to time'; his major interest has been in conveying ideas directly to students and colleagues by personal contacts. In ...