2 edition of Upper-air summaries, 1961-70. found in the catalog.
Upper-air summaries, 1961-70.
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We rarely consider researchers to be as interesting as the research they conduct. Yet in Gods of the Upper Air: How a Circle of Anthropologists Reinvented Race, Sex, and Gender in the Twentieth Century, NEH Public Scholar Charles King proves otherwise.
His book tracks the development of American anthropology through the intertwined lives of prominent anthropologists. close overlay Buy Featured Book Title Gods of the Upper Air Subtitle How a Circle of Renegade Anthropologists Reinvented Race, Sex, and Gender in the Twentieth CenturyAuthor: Barbara J.
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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel. Title Gods of the Upper Air Summary Charles King discussed his book, "Gods of the Upper Air: How a Circle of Renegade Anthropologists Reinvented Race, Sex and Gender in the 20th Century," a group portrait of Franz Boas (), the pioneering German-American professor of anthropology at Columbia University, and some of his most eminent students: Margaret Mead, Zora.
Gods of the Upper Air: How a Circle of Renegade Anthropologists Reinvented Race, Sex, and Gender in the 20th Century by Charles 1961-70. book. Doubleday, August T he anthropologist Franz Boas was, according to Charles King’s new group biography, a cantankerous guy.
King describes him as “irascible, stubborn, impatient, and not given to compromise,” 1961-70. book well as “confident to a fault. God of the Upper Air is a group portrait of Franz Boas and his circle of women scientists, who changed the notions of race, gender and sexuality in the first half of 20th century.
Prior to the book, I’ve learned a little about Margaret Mead, but Franz Boas, Ruth Benedict, Ella Deloria and Zora Neale Hurston are /5(). In his new book, Gods of the Upper Air, Charles King tells the story of Franz Boas, Margaret Mead and the other 20th century anthropologists who challenged outdated notions of race, class and gender.
Rich in drama, conflict, friendship, and love, Gods of the Upper Air is a brilliant and groundbreaking history of American progress and the opening of the modern mind. An intellectual adventure story of the best sort — elegantly written, thought-provoking, and full of biographical riches.
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With eugenics ascendant again, King’s story is a vital book for our times.” —Ibram X. Kendi, author of Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America, winner of the National Book Award “Deeply thought-provoking and brilliantly written, Gods of the Upper Air is a walk in the shoes of giants.
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out of 5. Where the first two sections portray life in the air and on the ground, the searing page essay that concludes the book describes descent – no upper air.
The 18th and 19th Centuries. Upper air observations began as early as in Europe with the use of a kite to carry aloft a thermometer. A few years later, in the American Colonies, Ben Franklin conducted a very dangerous experiment by flying a kite near a thunderstorm to demonstrate the.
Hurston’s story is among the most moving in the book, and King re-creates the Florida of Hurston’s childhood, a place where “gritty, ash-gray topsoil, whipped up by a tropical storm or a.Gods of the Upper Air How A Circle of Renegade Anthropologists Reinvented Race, Sex, and Gender in the Twentieth Century (Book): King, Charles: "A group portrait of Franz Boas, the founder of cultural anthropology, and his circle of women scientists, who upended American notions of race, gender, and sexuality in the s and s--a chronicle of how our society began to question.In Flight (Up in the Air, #1), Mile High (Up in the Air, #2), Grounded (Up in the Air, #3), and Mr.
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