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Alfred Kroeber

Theodora Kroeber

Alfred Kroeber

a personal configuration

by Theodora Kroeber

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kroeber, A. L. -- 1876-1960.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 289-292.

    Statementby Theodora Kroeber.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN21.K7 A3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 296 p.:
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21119419M
    ISBN 100520037200, 0502015983

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Alfred Louis Kroeber was an American cultural anthropologist. He received his Ph.D. under Franz Boas at Columbia University inthe first doctorate in anthropology awarded by Columbia.

He was also the first professor appointed to the Department of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley.4/5.

Far and away the most important work ever prepared about this complex situation was the monumental Handbook of the Indians of California by Kroeber. Based on more than 15 years of exhaustive research by Kroeber, it is a summation of just about everything of importance known about these Indians.

Kroeber covered demographic situations, linguistic Cited by: His books and his lectures held a profound and definitive impact on both his peers as well as succeeding generations of anthropologists.

Kroeber is also notable as the father of science fiction and fantasy author Ursula K. Le Guin, and the one-time caretaker of the famous California Indian : Cultural and Natural Areas of Native North America Volume 38 of University of California publications in American archaeology and ethnology: Author: Alfred Louis Kroeber: Publisher: University of California Press, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

The Indians of California, in their ethnographic present, offered the widest range to be found in any area of the United States. In the north they approximated the cultures of the Northwest Coast; in the center they developed distinctive, elaborate cultures based on local food supplies; and on the south and east they approximated the more primitive desert groups -- all in all showing a host of.

Alfred L. Kroeber was sent in to study the Southern Arapaho in western Indian Territory (present Oklahoma). In he lived in the camp of the Northern Arapaho in Wyoming, and in he visited the Gros Ventre, a related tribe, in Montana.4/5(1).

In the late s, it was one of ten books required as reading for all students during their first year at Columbia University. Further, Kroeber’s book titled Configurations of Cultural Growth was widely used in social scientific research. Alfred Kroeber died in Paris on October 5,at age   Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Alfred Kroeber books online.

Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Alfred Kroeber published several books in anthropology. His textbook ‘Anthropology’ was used for many years. He worked with his students and collected data on Western tribes of Native Americans.

Kroeber, A. (Alfred Louis), Source book in anthropology, (Berkeley, University of California press,c), also by A. Kroeber and T. Waterman (page images at HathiTrust).

Ursula K. Le Guin was born Ursula Kroeber in Berkeley, California, on Octo Her father, Alfred Louis Kroeber, was an anthropologist at the University of California, Berkeley. Le Guin's mother, Theodora Kroeber (born Theodora Covel Kracaw), had a graduate degree in psychology, but turned to writing in her sixties, developing a successful career as an mater: Radcliffe College, Columbia University.

Home Handbook of the Indians of California About this collection Originally published inthis monograph is a representative work of Alfred L. Kroeber’s Written: Alfred Louis Kroeber (J - October 5, ) was an American anthropologist.

Born in Hoboken, New Jersey, Kroeber attended Columbia College where he earned an A.B. in English and an M.A. in Romantic drama.

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He was also the first professor appointed to the Department of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley. [2] He played an integral role in the early days of. A Vintage Books Culture: A Critical Review of Concepts and Definitions, Clyde Kluckhohn Volume of Vintage international: Authors: Alfred Louis Kroeber, Clyde Kluckhohn: Publisher: The Museum, Length: pages: Subjects: Civilization Culture Ethnology: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

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All this was a source of controversy. Local newspapers called Ishi “Kroeber’s pet buffalo,” and many Native Californians still decry his exploitation and unnecessary exposure to.

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Alfred Louis Kroeber (J – October 5, ) was one of the most influential figures in American anthropology in the first half of the twentieth century. Kroeber was born in Hoboken, New Jersey. He attended Columbia College at the age of 16, earning an A.B. in English inand an M.A.

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Anthropologist Theodora Kroeber's book, Ishi in Two Worlds (), is a popular account of Ishi's life story. She published it after the death of her husband Alfred, who had worked with Ishi. Theodora Kroeber published Ishi: Last of His Tribe (), a partially fictionalized version of his account.

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Kroeber was an anthropologist. He taught anthropology at the University of California,and was curator,and director,of the University's anthropological museum. Ethnology of the Gros Ventre - Ebook written by Alfred Louis Kroeber.

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5,Paris, France), influential American anthropologist of the first half of the 20th century, whose primary concern was to understand the nature of culture and its processes.