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Spindler, George

Overview
Works: 75 works in 225 publications in 4 languages and 6,333 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: HM101, 301.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about George Spindler
 
Most widely held works by George Spindler
Culture in process by Alan R Beals( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Being an anthropologist : fieldwork in eleven cultures by George Spindler( Book )

20 editions published between 1970 and 1986 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dreamers without power : the Menomini Indians by George Spindler( Book )

11 editions published between 1971 and 1984 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is a study of the final phases of adaptation of the Menomini Indians of Wisconsin to the results of the confrontation beteen their way of life and the ways of the Whiteman. It is the story of a people who existed in a cognitive world radically different from that of the West. The Menomini were dreamers and people of power."
Cultures around the world by George Spindler( Book )

11 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Native North American cultures : four cases( Book )

9 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American cultural dialogue and its transmission by George Spindler( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
What do anthropologists have to say about dropouts? by Enrique T Trueba( Book )

14 editions published in 1989 in English and French and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Innovations in educational ethnography : theory, methods, and results by George Spindler( Book )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume focuses on and exemplifies how ethnography - a research tool devoted to looking at human interaction as a cultural process rather than individual psychology - can shed light on educational processes framed by the complex, internationalized societies in which we live today. Part I offers theoretical chapters about ethnography and examples of innovative ethnography from particular perspectives. In Part II, the emphasis is on the application of ethnographic approaches to educational settings."--Jacket
Dreamers with power : the Menominee by George Spindler( Book )

5 editions published between 1971 and 1984 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty years of anthropology and education, 1950-2000 : a Spindler anthology by George Spindler( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George and Louise Spindler are widely regarded as significant founders of the field of educational anthropology. This book brings together their best, most seminal work from the last 50 years--a time frame representing the developmental epoch of the field
The transmission of American culture by George Spindler( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sociocultural and psychological processes in Menomini acculturation by George Spindler( Book )

15 editions published in 1955 in English and Latin and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doing the ethnography of schooling : educational anthropology in action( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of psychological anthropology II by Marcelo M Suárez-Orozco( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cultures around the world : the Tiwi, Ulithi, the Swazi, the Navajo, the Vicelords( Book )

11 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antropología cultural by Alan R Beals( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in Spanish and English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal documents in Menomini peyotism by George Spindler( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiographic interviews of 8 Menomini Indian males by George Spindler( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rorschachs of 68 Menomini men at five Levels of acculturation by George Spindler( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The politics of survival in academia : narratives of inequity, resilience, and success by Lila Jacobs( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume presents the personal accounts of African American, Asian American, and Latino faculty who describe in their 'narratives of struggles' the challenges they faced in order to become bona fide members of the United States Academy. These narratives show how survival and success require a sophisticated knowledge of the politics of academia, insider knowledge of the requirements of legitimacy in scholarly efforts, and a resourceful approach to facing dilemmas between cultural values, traditional racist practices, and academic resilience. The book also explores the empowerment process of
 
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The American cultural dialogue and its transmission
Alternative Names
Spindler, George.

Spindler, George D.

Spindler, George Dearborn.

Languages
English (155)

Spanish (3)

Latin (1)

French (1)

Covers
Innovations in educational ethnography : theory, methods, and resultsFifty years of anthropology and education, 1950-2000 : a Spindler anthology