Patterns Of Culture

Author: Ruth Benedict
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547523920
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"That today the modern world is on such easy terms with the concept of culture . . . is in very great part due to this book." -- Margaret Mead "Benedict's Patterns of Culture is a foundational text in teaching us the value of diversity.

Symmetry Comes Of Age

Author: Dorothy Koster Washburn
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 9780295983660
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The two volumes together offer readers a new window into the communicative importance of design."--Jacket.

Process And Pattern In Culture

Author: Robert Alan Manners
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 0202368238
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It will show how such an event is structured out of many patterns or recurrences,
some of which are intra-cultural and some cross-cultural. The uniqueness of an
event may depend largely on the unusualness of a combination of patterns which
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Ruth Benedict

Author: Virginia Heyer Young
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803249196
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Ruth Benedict is a central figure in cultural anthropology, yet her thought is
generally known only by one book, Patterns of Culture, published in 1934,
fourteen years before her sudden death. Her later books, Race: Science and
Politics (1940) ...