Chapter 7. Establishing Diffusion

  1. Adam Stout

Published Online: 7 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444302912.ch7

Creating Prehistory: Druids, Ley Hunters and Archaeologists in Pre-War Britain

Creating Prehistory: Druids, Ley Hunters and Archaeologists in Pre-War Britain

How to Cite

Stout, A. (2008) Establishing Diffusion, in Creating Prehistory: Druids, Ley Hunters and Archaeologists in Pre-War Britain, Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444302912.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 16 MAY 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405155045

Online ISBN: 9781444302912

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Keywords:

  • Victoria University of Manchester, Britain's first civic university;
  • Jane Ellen Harrison, describing ‘a new school of mythology’;
  • UCL - anatomy of diffusion;
  • oil tycoon John D Rockefeller, setting up Rockefeller Foundation;
  • anthropological terrorism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Manchester School

  • Manchester Mythology

  • UCL: the Anatomy of Diffusion

  • Anthropological Terrorism

  • Torpedoed

  • Rapprochement (Too Late?)

  • Conclusion