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Hoebel, E. Adamson (Edward Adamson) 1906-1993

Overview
Works: 89 works in 547 publications in 9 languages and 17,613 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Sources  Terms and phrases 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other
Classifications: E99.C53, 970.3
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Most widely held works about E. Adamson Hoebel
 
Most widely held works by E. Adamson Hoebel
The Cheyennes : Indians of the Great Plains by E. Adamson Hoebel( Book )

55 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and held by 2,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the Cheyenne Indians
The Comanches : lords of the south plains by Ernest Wallace( Book )

42 editions published between 1952 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the way of life of the Comanches at the height of their power in the southern Plains and after their surrender to the U.S. military in 1875, up to the early twentieth century
Readings in anthropology by E. Adamson Hoebel( Book )

30 editions published between 1955 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The law of primitive man : a study in comparative legal dynamics by E. Adamson Hoebel( Book )

94 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A classic work in the anthropology of law, this book offered one of the first ambitiously conceived analyses of the fundamental rights and duties that are treated as law among nonliterate peoples (labeled "primitive" at the time of the original publication). The heart of the book is a description and analysis of the law of five societies: the Eskimo; the Ifugao of northern Luzon in the Philippines; the Comanche, Kiowa, and Cheyenne tribes of the western plains of the United States; the Trobriand Islanders of the southwest Pacific; and the Ashanti of western Africa. Hoebel's lucid analysis reveals the variety and complexity of these societies' political and legal institutions. It emphasizes their use of due process in adjudication and enforcement and highlights the importance of general explicit standards of conduct in these societies. In offering these detailed case studies of societies studied by other anthropologists, and in outlining an influential approach to the subject, it remains an illuminating book for both scholars and students."--Publisher's website
The Cheyenne way; conflict and case law in primitive jurisprudence by Karl N Llewellyn( Book )

51 editions published between 1941 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthropology: the study of man by E. Adamson Hoebel( Book )

25 editions published between 1958 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is attempted here is an updated, reasonably consistent, and comprehensive statement of a coherent series of concepts, propositions, and theories about the past and present nature of man, culture, and society supported by factual information from the whole range of anthropology. At the same time, doors are opened and the paths to alternative paths of exploration indicated
Man in the primitive world; an introduction to anthropology by E. Adamson Hoebel( Book )

41 editions published between 1949 and 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a reappraisal and reformulation of the data of general anthropology and the fundamentals of most aspects of the subject as well as the problems of modern society
The Plains Indians : a critical bibliography by E. Adamson Hoebel( Book )

8 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cheyenne sketchbook by William Cohoe( Book )

9 editions published between 1964 and 1984 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primitive color sketches of the old days of hunting and rituals, and of the artist's days of captivity at Fort Marion, Florida, 1875-78
The political organization and law-ways of the Comanche Indians by E. Adamson Hoebel( Book )

25 editions published between 1940 and 1979 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adat law in Indonesia by Barend ter Haar( Book )

27 editions published between 1948 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cultural and social anthropology by E. Adamson Hoebel( Book )

10 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthropology and the human experience by E. Adamson Hoebel( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in Spanish and English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comanche ethnography : field notes of E. Adamson Hoebel, Waldo R. Wedel, Gustav G. Carlson, and Robert H. Lowie( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the summer of 1933 in Lawton, Oklahoma, a team of six anthropologists met with eighteen Comanche eiders to record the latter's reminiscences of traditional Comanche culture. The depth and breadth of what the elderly Comanches recalled provides an inestimable source of knowledge for generations to come, both within and beyond the Comanche community. This monumental volume makes available for the first time the largest archive of traditional cultural information on Comanches ever gathered by American anthropologists." "Much of the Comanches' earlier world is presented here - religious stories, historical accounts, autobiographical remembrances, cosmology, the practice of war, everyday games, birth rituals, funerals, kinship relations, the organization of camps, material culture, and relations with other tribes."--book jacket
Crisis in anthropology : view from Spring Hill, 1980( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The archaeology of Bone Cave, Miller County, Missouri by E. Adamson Hoebel( Book )

4 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Anthropology of peace : essays in honor of E. Adamson Hoebel by Vivian J Rohrl( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human relations and the evolution of law by E. Adamson Hoebel( Book )

2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man in the primitive world by E. Adamson Hoebel( Book )

7 editions published between 1949 and 1965 in English and Finnish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plains Indian law in development the Comanche by E. Adamson Hoebel( )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Cheyenne way; conflict and case law in primitive jurisprudence
Alternative Names
Adamson Hoebel, E. 1906-1993

Adamson Hoebel, Edward 1906-1993

E. Adamson Hoebel American anthropologist

E. Adamson Hoebel Amerikaans antropoloog (1906-1993)

Edward Adamson Hoebel anthropologue, spécialiste du droit primitif

Hoebel, E. Adamson.

Hoebel, E. Adamson 1906-1993

Hoebel, Edward A. 1906-1993

Hoebel, Edward Adamson.

Hoebel, Edward Adamson 1906-

Hoebel, Edward Adamson 1906-1993

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The Comanches : lords of the south plainsThe law of primitive man : a study in comparative legal dynamicsThe Cheyenne way; conflict and case law in primitive jurisprudenceComanche ethnography : field notes of E. Adamson Hoebel, Waldo R. Wedel, Gustav G. Carlson, and Robert H. Lowie