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The trashing of Margaret Mead : anatomy of an anthropological controversy, Paul Shankman

Label
The trashing of Margaret Mead : anatomy of an anthropological controversy
Title
The trashing of Margaret Mead
Title remainder
anatomy of an anthropological controversy
Statement of responsibility
Paul Shankman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
WU/DLC
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Shankman, Paul
Dewey number
306.092
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN671.S2
LC item number
S53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in American thought and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mead, Margaret
  • Freeman, Derek
  • Ethnology
  • Ethnology
Label
The trashing of Margaret Mead : anatomy of an anthropological controversy, Paul Shankman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-288) and index
Contents
  • First fieldwork in Samoa
  • Writing Coming of age in Samoa
  • Mead's American audience in the 1920s
  • Part IV.
  • Sex, lies, and Samoans : What the controversy meant to the Samoans
  • Samoan sexual conduct: belief and behavior
  • Under the coconut palms
  • Virginity and the history of sex in Samoa
  • Part V.
  • The broader issues : The many visions of the hoaxing hypothesis
  • Part I.
  • The nature-nurture debate and the appeal of Freeman's argument
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix: True confessions
  • The controversy and the media : The controversy in the media
  • Selling the controversy
  • Part II.
  • Derek Freeman : Derek Freeman, the critic
  • Psychoanalysis, Freeman, and Mead
  • Part III.
  • Margaret Mead and Coming of age in Samoa : Young Margaret Mead
Control code
ocn317383410
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 299 p.
Isbn
9780299234546
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009008197
Other control number
3054457
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780299234546
  • (OCoLC)317383410
Label
The trashing of Margaret Mead : anatomy of an anthropological controversy, Paul Shankman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-288) and index
Contents
  • First fieldwork in Samoa
  • Writing Coming of age in Samoa
  • Mead's American audience in the 1920s
  • Part IV.
  • Sex, lies, and Samoans : What the controversy meant to the Samoans
  • Samoan sexual conduct: belief and behavior
  • Under the coconut palms
  • Virginity and the history of sex in Samoa
  • Part V.
  • The broader issues : The many visions of the hoaxing hypothesis
  • Part I.
  • The nature-nurture debate and the appeal of Freeman's argument
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix: True confessions
  • The controversy and the media : The controversy in the media
  • Selling the controversy
  • Part II.
  • Derek Freeman : Derek Freeman, the critic
  • Psychoanalysis, Freeman, and Mead
  • Part III.
  • Margaret Mead and Coming of age in Samoa : Young Margaret Mead
Control code
ocn317383410
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 299 p.
Isbn
9780299234546
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009008197
Other control number
3054457
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780299234546
  • (OCoLC)317383410

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