Category Archives: 00 – Pre-Anthropology

What came before Anthropology?

Presentation of The Development of Science by James Mullooly 

Who is this charming fella? 


Joshua Liggett’s Wonderful World of Prezi

Here are some great examples of what you can do to spread the noble word of anthropological theory:

Functionalism – Malinowski, Radcliffe-Brown, & Gluckman, sans Evans-Pritchard:
http://prezi.com/ty1m09nfn7uh/functionalism-malinowski-radcliffe-brown-gluckman-sans-evans-pritchard/

 Historical Particularism – Eighteen Professions – A.L. Kroeber:
http://prezi.com/68vqsc8woquu/eighteen-professions-al-kroeber/

Structuralism – Levi-Strauss and Ortner
http://prezi.com/kw1o_4onrhek/structuralism-levi-strauss-and-ortner/

Sociobiology, Evolutionary Psychology, and Behavioral Ecology – Wilson & Barkow
http://prezi.com/6z8_qfokbhu-/sociobiology-evolutionary-psychology-and-behavioral-ecology-wilson-barkow/

Rousseau’s “Emile” mkII (this last one is only tangentially applicable but good none-the-less)
http://prezi.com/n2frzetwksxb/rousseaus-emile-mkii/

by Joshua Liggett zephramseazephyr@gmail.com