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The Anthropological Lens: Rethinking E. E. Evans-Pritchard

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Sir Edward Evan Evans-Pritchard (1902-1973) is widely considered the most influential British anthropologist of the twentieth century, known to generations of students for his seminal works on South Sudanese ethnography Witchcraft, Oracles and Magic Among the Azande (OUP 1937) and The Nuer (OUP 1940). In these works, now classics in the anthropological literature, Evans-Pritchard broke new ground on questions of rationality, social accountability, kinship, social and political organization, a...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SAME
Sub department:
Social & Cultural Anthropology
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Place of publication:
Oxford
Publication date:
2020-02-09
Source identifiers:
986732
ISBN:
9780198812913
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pubs:986732
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2019-04-26

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