Kroeber Anthropological Society Papers No.53-54, 1978

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Who knows if any are listening out there? Audio interviews, commentaries, and news from Archaeologica are also available. This would be the mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins from one big family or several related families all living together. From the cultural anthropologist’s point of view, applied studies—that is, research meant to give practical aid and guidance to governments and other organizations—have in many ways been an undoubted gain.

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Publisher: Kroeber Anthropological Society, (1978)

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