The Making of Man: An Outline of Anthropology (The Modern Library of the World's Best Books 149). V. F. Calverton, Marcelin Boule, Wilson D. Wallis, W. J. Sollas, Joseph Dechelette, J. H. McGregor, Franz Boas, Edward Sapir, J. Bachofen, Lewis H. Morgan, E. S. Hartland, Robert Briffault, W. H. R. Rivers, Lucien Levy-Bruhl, Baldwin Spencer, F. J. Gillen, W. J. Perry, Huntington Cairns, Alexander Goldenweiser, G. Elliot Smith, F. Graebner, Richard Thurnwald, Clark Wissler, William Graham Sumner, Edward Westermarck, Bronislaw Malinowski, Margaret Mead, Sigmund Freud, Edward Carpenter, Edward B. Tylor, R. R. Marett, Geza Roheim, James Frazer, A. L. Kroeber, Robert H. Lowie, Ruth Benedict, Paul Radin, L. T. Hobhouse.

The Making of Man: An Outline of Anthropology (The Modern Library of the World's Best Books 149)

New York: The Modern Library, 1931. First Thus. Hard Cover. Good / No Jacket. Item #2260194

1931 first thus, Toledano, 149.2, binding 6. Lacks jacket. Spine toned with crease, front and rear hinges just beginning to weaken, bookplate and ink name on front endpapers.

xv, 879 pp. Includes section of biographical sketches of the various authors, and an extensive bibliography. A collection of contributions by various authorities in the field of anthropology, including: Franz Boas; Margaret Mead; Sigmund Freud; J.G. Frazer; Edward Westermarck; W.H.R. Rivers; Robert H. Lowie; William Graham Sumner; et al. CONTENTS: Preface; Introduction: Modern Anthropology and the Theory of Cultural Compulsives; Fossil and Prehistoric Man; Race and Language; Social Organization; Sexual Customs and Social Practice; Religion; Evolution of Attitudes; Biographies; Bibliographies.

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