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Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean) 1895-1963

Overview
Works: 433 works in 1,435 publications in 5 languages and 27,646 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Collector, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor
Classifications: GN400, 572.96
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The myth of the Negro past by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

81 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The human factor in changing Africa by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

63 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focussing on the problems of change and resistance to change that mark the African sub-continent, this book examines Africa's place in the world from earliest times. It considers the nature of its peoples in their prehistoric development, the ways in which their cultures were oriented, and the ways in which these cultures guided their reactions to European ideas. It also assesses the human responses to industrial, technological and economic changes and the re-discovery by the Africans of African culture. Originally published in 1962
Economic anthropology; a study in comparative economics by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

73 editions published between 1952 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuity and change in African cultures by William Russell Bascom( Book )

42 editions published between 1958 and 1975 in English and held by 1,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man and his works; the science of cultural anthropology by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

57 editions published between 1947 and 1970 in English and Spanish and held by 1,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cultural anthropology by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

47 editions published between 1955 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the whole field of anthropology
The American Negro; a study in racial crossing by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

34 editions published between 1928 and 1985 in English and German and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New World Negro; selected papers in Afroamerican studies by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

25 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in a Haitian Valley by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

46 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of native life in the valley of Mirebalais
The influence of culture on visual perception by Marshall H Segall( Book )

13 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cultural relativism; perspectives in cultural pluralism by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

15 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acculturation: the study of culture contact by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

25 editions published between 1937 and 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economic transition in Africa by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

24 editions published between 1961 and 1968 in English and German and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dahomean narrative; a cross-cultural analysis by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

24 editions published between 1958 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franz Boas; the science of man in the making by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

18 editions published between 1953 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trinidad village by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

22 editions published between 1947 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dahomey, an ancient West African kingdom by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

30 editions published between 1938 and 1996 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anthropometry of the American Negro by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

27 editions published between 1930 and 1987 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melville J. Herskovits by George Eaton Simpson( Book )

5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebel destiny; among the bush Negroes of Dutch Guiana by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

25 editions published between 1934 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The myth of the Negro past
Alternative Names
Herkovits, M. J.

Herkovits, Melville J.

Herskovits, M. J.

Herskovits, M.J. 1895-1963

Herskovits, M. J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963

Herskovits, Melville

Herskovits, Melville 1895-1963

Herskovits, Melville Jean.

Herskovits, Melville Jean 1895-1963

Herskovitz, Melville J.

Herskovitz, Melville J. 1895-1963

Herskovitz, Melville J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963

Melville Herskovits

Melville Herskovits anthropologue

Melville Herskovits antropolog amerykański

Melville J. Herskovits US-amerikanischer Anthropologe

Melville Jean Herskovits

Melville Jean Herskovits antropologo e storico statunitense

Херсковиц, Мелвилл Джин

هيرسكوفيتس

ਮੈਲਵਿਲ ਜੇ ਹਰਸਕੋਵਿਤਸ

梅尔维尔赫斯科维茨

Languages
English (675)

Spanish (17)

French (16)

German (2)

Dutch (1)

Covers
The human factor in changing AfricaEconomic anthropology; a study in comparative economicsThe American Negro; a study in racial crossingDahomean narrative; a cross-cultural analysisThe root of roots, or, How Afro-American anthropology got its start