WorldCat Identities

Myerhoff, Barbara G.

Overview
Works: 38 works in 194 publications in 3 languages and 8,254 library holdings
Genres: History  Cross-cultural studies  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Case studies  Documentary films  Interviews  Nonfiction films  Anecdotes  Short films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: F869.V36, 979.494
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara G Myerhoff
Number our days by Barbara G Myerhoff( Book )

24 editions published between 1978 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Changing images of the family by Virginia Tufte( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beeld van het gezin bij Emile Zola, Dickens en anderen
Peyote hunt : the sacred journey of the Huichol Indians by Barbara G Myerhoff( Book )

22 editions published between 1974 and 1996 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The feminization of America : how women's values are changing our public and private lives by Elinor Lenz( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1985 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life's career--aging : cultural variations on growing old( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juvenile gangs in context; theory, research, and action by Malcolm W Klein( Book )

11 editions published between 1963 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secular ritual by Autriche) International Conference On Secular Ritual (1974. Burg Wartenstein( Book )

11 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symbol and politics in communal ideology : cases and questions by Sally Falk Moore( Book )

11 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remembered lives : the work of ritual, storytelling, and growing older by Barbara G Myerhoff( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Number our days by Barbara G Myerhoff( Visual )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of a community of elderly Eastern European Jews living in Venice, California. Based on fieldwork interviews conducted by anthropologist Barbara Myerhoff, interspersed with scenes of Israel Levin Senior Adult Center activities
Stories as equipment for living : last talks and tales of Barbara Myerhoff by Barbara G Myerhoff( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her own time( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on cultural anthropologist Barbara Myerhoff's study of the community of Hasidic Jews in Los Angeles's Fairfax neighborhood. Tells also how, after exhausting medical treatment for cancer, she found strength among the traditions, faith, and caring of these Orthodox Jews
The deer-maize-peyote complex among the Huichol Indians of Mexico by Barbara G Myerhoff( Book )

7 editions published between 1968 and 1979 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Peyote Kult by Barbara G Myerhoff( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myth as history: the Jimson Weed cycle of the Huichols of Mexico by Peter T Furst( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field observations of middle class "gangs" by Howard Lee Myerhoff( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilgrimage to Meron : inner and outer peregrinations by Barbara G Myerhoff( )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobbes and Zeides : old and new roles of elderly Jews by Barbara G Myerhoff( )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pejotlowe łowy : sakralna podróż Indian Huiczoli by Barbara G Myerhoff( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in Polish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Number our days (1977) by Lynne Littman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sensitive and compassionate portrait of a community of elderly Eastern European Jews living in Israel Levin Senior Adult Center, Venice, California. Based on the anthropological fieldwork of Dr. Barbara Myerhoff, the film portrays a group of disadvantaged but resilient individuals sustaining their vivid cultural heritage amid poverty and loneliness in modern America
 
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Changing images of the family
Alternative Names
Barbara Myerhoff American filmmaker and anthropologist

Barbara Myerhoff Amerikaans antropologe (1935-1985)

Barbara Myerhoff US-amerikanische Anthropologin mit Schwerpunkt Visuelle Anthropologie

Myerhoff Barbara

Myerhoff, Barbara 1935-1985

Myerhoff, Barbara G.

Languages
English (166)

German (2)

Polish (1)

Covers
Changing images of the familyPeyote hunt : the sacred journey of the Huichol IndiansLife's career--aging : cultural variations on growing oldStories as equipment for living : last talks and tales of Barbara Myerhoff