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Goldschmidt, Walter 1913-2010

Overview
Works: 192 works in 566 publications in 3 languages and 11,258 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Bibliography  Claims  Operas 
Roles: Author, Editor, Conductor, Performer, Author of introduction, Other, Speaker
Classifications: HM15, 309.16
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Most widely held works about Walter Goldschmidt
 
Most widely held works by Walter Goldschmidt
The United States and Africa by American Assembly( Book )

35 editions published between 1963 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As you sow : three studies in the social consequences of agribusiness by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

20 editions published between 1947 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparative functionalism; an essay in anthropological theory [by] Walter Goldschmidt by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

18 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kambuya's cattle; the legacy of an African herdsman by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

12 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring the ways of mankind by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

36 editions published between 1960 and 1977 in English and Dutch and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The anthropology of Franz Boas; essays on the centennial of his birth by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

18 editions published between 1959 and 1974 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring the ways of mankind by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sebei law by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

14 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Social anthropology of Latin America; essays in honor of Ralph Leon Beals( Book )

11 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culture and behavior of the Sebei : a study in continuity and adaptation by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

8 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The human career : the self in the symbolic world by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

15 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bridge to humanity : how affect hunger trumps the selfish gene by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bridge to Humanity explores the relationship of biology and culture in the evolution of human behavior. Building upon several of the theoretical issues he first addressed in Man's Way, anthropologist Walter Goldschmidt presents a look at how human culture functions through biological mechanisms that have evolved from our distant past. "Affect hunger"--The need for affective expressions from others--underlies nurturance and mutuality. Goldschmidt contends that affect hunger--in combination with other factors unique to the human species--in effect "trumps" the selfish gene and is therefore the essential missing key to understanding human behavior. Employing discussions of primate behavior, ethnographies, cognitive studies, psychological research, and hormonal and neurological studies, he demonstrates how affect hunger not only provides a reward system for learning language and other cultural information, but also remains a motive for social behavior throughout life. --From publisher's description
The Sebei : a study in adaptation by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

11 editions published between 1971 and 2002 in English and German and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This case study of the Sebei of Uganda is at one and the same time an intimate examination of their culture and a demonstration of the process of evolutionary adaption. It is both an ethnography and theory
Haa aaní = Our land : Tlingit and Haida land rights and use by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Uses of anthropology( Book )

8 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding human society by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

27 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Graf von Luxemburg by Franz Lehár( )

in German and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1) WACHTER, Eberhard (baritone). (1) SUKIS, Lilian (soprano). (1) KUNZ, Erich (baritone). (1) FROHLICH, Peter. (1) PAPOUSCHEK, Helga (soprano). (1) SOWINETZ, Kurt. (1) GRAUNKE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. (1) GOLDSCHMIDT, Walter (conductor)
Nomlaki ethnography by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

13 editions published between 1951 and 1997 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ways of mankind; thirteen dramas of peoples of the world and how they live by Walter Goldschmidt( Book )

5 editions published between 1954 and 1960 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The bridge to humanity : how affect hunger trumps the selfish gene
Alternative Names
Goldschmidt, Walter

Goldschmidt, Walter 1913-2010

Goldschmidt, Walter R. 1913-

Goldschmidt, Walter R. 1913-2010

Goldschmidt, Walter R. (Walter Rochs), 1913-

Goldschmidt, Walter Rochs

Goldschmidt, Walter Rochs 1913-2010

Golschmidt, Walter Rochs 1913-2010

Languages
English (253)

German (2)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Haa aaní = Our land : Tlingit and Haida land rights and use