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Publisher Description

This early work by Franz Boas was originally published in 1894 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. 'The Half-Blood Indian' is an anthropometric study on the mixing of races in North America. Franz Boas was born on July 9th 1958, in Minden, Westphalia. Even though Boas had a passion the natural sciences, he enrolled at the University at Kiel as an undergraduate in Physics. Boas completed his degree with a dissertation on the optical properties of water, before continuing his studies and receiving his doctorate in 1881. Boas became a professor of Anthropology at Columbia University in 1899 and founded the first Ph.D program in anthropology in America. He was also a leading figure in the creation of the American Anthropological Association (AAA). Franz Boas had a long career and a great impact on many areas of study. He died on 21st December 1942.

GENRE
Nonfiction
RELEASED
2016
July 15
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
24
Pages
PUBLISHER
Read Books Ltd.
SELLER
READ BOOKS LTD
SIZE
3.3
MB

Customer Reviews

glocalb1 ,

Boas was not born in 1958...

Revise the blurb. You have Boas born 100 years later than reality.

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