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NAME OCCUPATION SUMMARY BORN DIED  
Adolph Bandelier Anthropologist Native cultures of the American southwest 06-Aug-1840 18-Mar-1914 DEAD
Gregory Bateson Anthropologist Steps to an Ecology of Mind 09-May-1904 04-Jul-1980 DEAD
Ruth Benedict Anthropologist Anthropologist, Patterns of Culture 05-Jun-1887 17-Sep-1948 DEAD
Franz Boas Anthropologist Father of American Anthropology 09-Jul-1858 22-Dec-1942 DEAD
Pierre Bourdieu Anthropologist Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgment of Taste 01-Aug-1930 23-Jan-2002 DEAD
Napoleon Chagnon Anthropologist Yanomamö: The Fierce People 27-Aug-1938 TBD ADD
Loren Eiseley Anthropologist The Firmament of Time 03-Sep-1907 09-Jul-1977 DEAD
Edward Evans-Pritchard Anthropologist Theories of Primitive Religion 21-Sep-1902 11-Sep-1973 DEAD
Sir Raymond Firth Anthropologist Economic Anthropology 25-Mar-1901 22-Feb-2002 DEAD
Dian Fossey Anthropologist Gorillas in the Mist 16-Jan-1932 26-Dec-1985 DEAD
Sir James Frazer Anthropologist The Golden Bough 01-Jan-1854 07-May-1941 DEAD
Biruté Galdikas Anthropologist The Mother of All Orangutans 10-May-1946 TBD ADD
Francis Galton Anthropologist Word Association Test 16-Feb-1822 17-Jan-1911 DEAD
Clifford Geertz Anthropologist Thick Description 23-Aug-1926 30-Oct-2006 DEAD
Lesley Gill Anthropologist Peasants, Entrepreneurs, and Social Change 1955 TBD ADD
David Graeber Anthropologist Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology 12-Feb-1961 TBD ADD
Horatio Hale Anthropologist Ethnologist studied polynesia 03-May-1817 28-Dec-1896 DEAD
Edward T. Hall Anthropologist The Silent Language 16-May-1914 20-Jul-2009 DEAD
Michael J. Harner Anthropologist The Jivaro: People of the Sacred Waterfalls 27-Apr-1929 TBD ADD
Marvin Harris Anthropologist Anthropological historian 18-Aug-1927 25-Oct-2001 DEAD
Melville J. Herskovits Anthropologist The Myth of the Negro Past 10-Sep-1895 25-Feb-1963 DEAD
Donald Johanson Anthropologist Discovered "Lucy" fossils 28-Jun-1943 TBD ADD
Alfred Kroeber Anthropologist Pioneer in American Anthropology 11-Jun-1876 05-Oct-1960 DEAD
Louis Leakey Anthropologist Discovered Homo Habilis 07-Aug-1903 01-Oct-1972 DEAD
Mary Leakey Anthropologist Discovered Proconsul 06-Feb-1913 09-Dec-1996 DEAD
Richard Leakey Anthropologist Excavated Koobi Fora 19-Dec-1944 TBD ADD
Claude Lévi-Strauss Anthropologist French anthropologist 28-Nov-1908 01-Nov-2009 DEAD
Oscar Lewis Anthropologist Culture of Poverty 25-Dec-1914 16-Dec-1970 DEAD
Ralph Linton Anthropologist The Study of Man 27-Feb-1893 25-Dec-1953 DEAD
Robert H. Lowie Anthropologist American ethnologist 12-Jun-1883 21-Sep-1957 DEAD
Bronislaw Malinowski Anthropologist Founder of social anthropology 07-Apr-1884 16-May-1942 DEAD
Margaret Mead Anthropologist Coming of Age in Samoa 16-Dec-1901 15-Nov-1978 DEAD
Ashley Montagu Anthropologist The Natural Superiority of Women 28-Jun-1905 26-Nov-1999 DEAD
Lewis Henry Morgan Anthropologist Ancient Society 21-Nov-1818 17-Dec-1881 DEAD
A. R. Radcliffe-Brown Anthropologist Father of modern social anthropology 17-Jan-1881 24-Oct-1955 DEAD
Edward Sapir Anthropologist Anthropological linguist 26-Jan-1884 04-Feb-1939 DEAD
Victor W. Turner Anthropologist The Drums of Affliction 28-May-1920 18-Dec-1983 DEAD
Edward Tylor Anthropologist Founder of cultural anthropology 02-Oct-1832 02-Jan-1917 DEAD
Edvard Westermarck Anthropologist The Origin & Development of Moral Ideas 20-Nov-1862 03-Sep-1939 DEAD
Leslie A. White Anthropologist The Science of Culture 19-Jan-1900 31-Mar-1975 DEAD
Peter W. Wood Anthropologist Diversity: The Invention of a Concept 1953 TBD ADD