American Anthropologist

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September 1979

Volume 81, Issue 3

Pages 517–753, 655a–737

  1. Original Article

    1. Top of page
    2. Original Article
    3. Review Article
    4. Obituaries
    5. Reports and Comments
    6. Book Reviews
    7. Audiovisual Reviews
    8. Original Article
    9. New Publications Received
    1. The Cultural Problem of the Cultural Anthropologist (pages 517–532)

      Francis L. K. Hsu

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00010

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      The Abundance of Protein in Amazonia: A Reply to Gross (pages 533–560)

      Stephen Beckerman

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00020

    3. Diffusion, Biological Determinism, and Biocultural Adaptation in the Nubian Corridor (pages 561–580)

      David S. Carlson and Dennis P. Van Gerven

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00030

    4. Whorf and His Critics: Linguistic and Nonlinguistic Influences on Color Memory (pages 581–615)

      John A. Lucy and Richard A. Shweder

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00040

  2. Review Article

    1. Top of page
    2. Original Article
    3. Review Article
    4. Obituaries
    5. Reports and Comments
    6. Book Reviews
    7. Audiovisual Reviews
    8. Original Article
    9. New Publications Received
    1. Education in Anthropology: The Series Phenomenon (pages 616–631)

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00050

  3. Obituaries

    1. Top of page
    2. Original Article
    3. Review Article
    4. Obituaries
    5. Reports and Comments
    6. Book Reviews
    7. Audiovisual Reviews
    8. Original Article
    9. New Publications Received
    1. D'ARCY McNICKLE 1904–1977 (pages 632–636)

      ALFONSO ORTIZ

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00060

    2. RICHARD KING BEARDSLEY 1918–1978 (pages 636–640)

      EDWARD NORBECK and HARUMI BEFU

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00070

  4. Reports and Comments

    1. Top of page
    2. Original Article
    3. Review Article
    4. Obituaries
    5. Reports and Comments
    6. Book Reviews
    7. Audiovisual Reviews
    8. Original Article
    9. New Publications Received
    1. Forgotten Goals and Unfinished Business in Anthropology (pages 640–643)

      C. F. HOCKETT

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00080

    2. Color Salience and the Organization of the Tricolor Traffic Signal (pages 643–647)

      PETER H. STEPHENSON

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00090

    3. Therapeutic Anthropology: Response to Shiloh's Proposal (pages 647–651)

      H. K. HEGGENHOUGEN

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00100

    4. The Gap Between Data and “Conclusions”: A Rebuke to Dr. Rhoades (pages 651–652)

      SARAL TEILHET-WALDORF

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00110

    5. Comment on Dinerman's Review of Structuralism in Sociology: An Approach to Knowledge (page 652)

      FRED E. KATZ

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00120

    6. On “Culture and Sociobiology” (pages 653–654)

      ROBERT A. RUBINSTEIN

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00130

    7. Correction (page 655)

      ROGER SANJEK

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00140

    8. Reply to Owusu (pages 655a–655)

      A. F. ROBERTSON and A. F. Robertson

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00150

  5. Book Reviews

    1. Top of page
    2. Original Article
    3. Review Article
    4. Obituaries
    5. Reports and Comments
    6. Book Reviews
    7. Audiovisual Reviews
    8. Original Article
    9. New Publications Received
    1. Archaeology: The Food Crisis in Prehistory: Overpopulation and the Origins of Agriculture. Mark N. Cohen. (pages 658–660)

      George L. Cowgill

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00180

    2. Archaeology: Time and Traditions: Essays in Archaeological Interpretation. Bruce Trigger. (pages 660–661)

      W. James Judge

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00190

    3. Archaeology: Background to Prehistory of the Yuha Desert Region. Philip J. Wilke (page 663)

      Cynthia Irwin-Williams

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00210

    4. Ethnology: Peoples of the Coast: The Indians of the Pacific Northwest. George Woodcock. (pages 664–665)

      Helen Codere

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00230

    5. Ethnology: Symbol and Conquest: Public Ritual and Drama in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Ronald L. Grimes. (pages 665–666)

      Douglas W. Schwartz

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00240

    6. Ethnology: San Francisco Scavengers: Dirty Work and the Pride of Ownership. Stewart E. Perry. (page 666)

      Nancy Geilhufe

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00250

    7. Ethnology: Carib-Speaking Indians: Culture, Society and Language. Ellen B. Basso (pages 666a–667)

      Robert L. Carneiro

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00260

    8. Ethnology: The Children of Woot: A History of the Kuba Peoples. Jan Vansina. (pages 670–671)

      Jean Hiernaux

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00290

    9. Ethnology: Africans of Two Worlds: The Dinka in Afro-Arab Sudan. Francis Mading Deng. (pages 671–672)

      John W. Burton

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00300

    10. Ethnology: Aristocrats Facing Change: The Fulbe in Guinea, Nigeria, and Cameroon. Victor Azarya. (page 672)

      William Derman

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00310

    11. Ethnology: People of the Zongo. Enid Schildkrout. (pages 672–673)

      Brian Schwimmer

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00320

    12. Ethnology: Pilgrims in a Strange Land: Hausa Communities in Chad. John A. Works, Jr. (pages 673–674)

      Ronald Cohen

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00330

    13. Ethnology: Market, Mosque and Mafraj: Social Inequality in a Yemeni Town. Thomas Gerholm. (pages 674–675)

      Philip Carl Salzman

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00340

    14. Ethnology: Power and Ritual in the Israel Labor Party. M. J. Aronoff. (pages 675–676)

      Marc J. Swartz

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00350

    15. Ethnology: La sauvage aux seins pendants. Bernadette Bucher. (pages 676–677)

      David Maybury-Lewis

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00360

    16. Ethnology: Anarchists of Andalusia, 1868–1903. Temma Kaplan. (pages 677–678)

      Rolando A. Alúm Jr.

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00370

    17. Ethnology: The Irish Tinkers: The Urbanization of an Itinerant People. George Gmelch. (pages 678–679)

      Eugenia Shanklin

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00380

    18. Ethnology: Blue Light in the Village: Daily Life in a German Village in 1965–66. Ethel Nurge. (page 679)

      George D. Spindler

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00390

    19. Ethnology: The Skolt Lapps Today. Tim Ingold. (pages 679a–680)

      Myrdene Anderson

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00400

    20. Ethnology: Changing Identities in Modern Southeast Asia. David J. Banks (pages 681–682)

      Robert Lawless

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00420

    21. Ethnology: Kinship and Marriage in Burma: A Cultural and Psychodynamic Analysis. Melford E. Spiro. (pages 682–683)

      Mac Marshall

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00430

    22. Ethnology: The Past and Future People. Romola McSwain. (pages 684–685)

      Peter B. Huber

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00450

    23. Ethnology: Highland Peoples of New Guinea. Paula Brown. (pages 685–686)

      Donald Tuzin

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00460

    24. Ethnology: Compadrinazgo: Ritual Kinship in the Philippines. Donn V. Hart. (page 686)

      Richard W. Lieban

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00470

    25. Ethnology: The Jama Mapun: A Changing Samal Society in the Southern Philippines. Eric Casino. (pages 686a–687)

      Mario D. Zamora

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00480

    26. Ethnology: Literacy and Social Change: A Case Study of Fiji. J. R. Clammer. (page 687)

      Ron Crocombe

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00490

    27. Ethnology: Leadership in Fiji. R. R. Nayacakalou. (pages 688–689)

      Henry J. Rutz

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00500

    28. General and Theoretical: Anthropology in the Development Process. Hart Mohan Mathur (pages 689–690)

      Alan R. Beals

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00510

    29. General and Theoretical: Inequality Among Men. André Béteille. (page 690)

      Agehananda Bharati

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00520

    30. General and Theoretical: Fundamentals of Age-Group Systems. Frank Henderson Stewart. (pages 693–694)

      P. H. Gulliver

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00550

    31. General and Theoretical: The Middle Passage: Comparative Studies in the Atlantic Slave Trade. Herbert S. Klein. (page 695)

      Robert Dirks

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00570

    32. General and Theoretical: Principles of Social Structure: Southeast Asia. D. E. Brown. (pages 695a–696)

      Ronald Provencher

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00580

    33. General and Theoretical: Maritime Adaptations of the Pacific. Richard W. Casteel and George I. Quimby (pages 696–697)

      Fred M. Reinman

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00590

    34. General and Theoretical: The Sweet Potato and Oceania: An Essay in Ethnobotany. D. E. Yen. (pages 697–698)

      Terence E. Hays

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00600

    35. General and Theoretical: The Environment as Hazard. Ian Burton, Robert W. Kates, and Gilbert F. White. (pages 698–699)

      William I. Tony

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00610

    36. Applied Anthropology: Drought and Irrigation in North-East Brazil. Anthony L. Hall. (pages 699–700)

      Shelton H. Davis

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00620

    37. Physical Anthropology: Inheritance of Creative Intelligence. Jon L. Karlsson. (page 705)

      W. A. Lishman

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00660

    38. Physical Anthropology: The People of Asia. Gordon T. Bowles. (pages 705a–707)

      Jean S. Aigner

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00670

    39. The Biology of Aging. J. A. Behnke, C. E. Finch, and G. B. Moment (pages 707–708)

      Stanley M. Garn

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00680

    40. Physical Anthropology: The Biology of High-Altitude Peoples. P. T. Baker (pages 708–710)

      Loma Grindlay Moore

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00690

    41. Linguistics: Cognition and Categorization. Eleanor Rosch and Barbara B. Lloyd (pages 712–713)

      Eugene S. Hunn

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00710

    42. Linguistics: Le créole: structure, statut et origine. Albert Valdman. (pages 713–715)

      Emanuel J. Drechsel

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00720

    43. Linguistics: Presupposition and the Delimitation of Semantics. Ruth M. Kempson. (pages 715–716)

      Krystyna Wachowicz

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00730

    44. Linguistics: Cultural Expression in Arab Society Today. Jacques Berque. (pages 719–720)

      William Beeman

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00760

    45. Linguistics: Linguistic Theory and Language Description. Carol M. Eastman. (page 720)

      Leanne Hinton

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00770

    46. Linguistics: Systèmes de signes: Textes réunis en hommage à Germaine Dieterlen (pages 720a–721)

      Daniel P. Biebuyck

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00780

    47. Linguistics: A Phonology of Tarascan. Paul Friedrich. (pages 723–724)

      John A. Dunn

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00810

    48. Linguistics: Sight, Sound and Sense. Thomas A. Sebeok (pages 724–725)

      Jay Miller

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00820

    49. Linguistics: The Origin and Evolution of Language. Brian Stress. (page 725)

      Susan U. Philips

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00830

    50. Linguistics: Language, Social Class, and Education: A Glasgow Study. R. K. S. Macaulay with G. D. Trevelyan. (pages 725a–726)

      Shirley Brice Heath

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00840

    51. Linguistics: Sweet Words: Storytelling Events in Benin. Dan Ben-Amos. (page 726)

      Regna Darnell

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00850

    52. Linguistics: Cree Narrative: Expressing the Personal Meanings of Events. Richard J. Preston. (pages 727–728)

      Regna Darnell

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00860

    53. Book Notes (pages 728–732)

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00870

  6. Audiovisual Reviews

    1. Top of page
    2. Original Article
    3. Review Article
    4. Obituaries
    5. Reports and Comments
    6. Book Reviews
    7. Audiovisual Reviews
    8. Original Article
    9. New Publications Received
    1. Films: Maragoli. 1976. Produced and directed by Sandra Nichols; (pages 733–734)

      Ruth H. Munroe and Robert L. Munroe

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00880

    2. Films: 1923. Directed and photographed by Robert J. Flaherty (pages 734–736)

      Lowell D. Holmes

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00890

    3. Films: The Popovich Brothers of South Chicago. 1978. Directed by Jill Godmilow. (page 736)

      Paul Hockings

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00900

    4. Films: Daybreak in Udi. 1948. Central Office of Information Crown Film Unit. Terry Bishop (pages 736a–737)

      David Giltrow

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00910

    5. Films: I Heard the Owl Call My Name. 1974. Produced by Learning Corporation of America. 78 minutes (pages 737–738)

      Stanley Walens

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00920

    6. Slide and Tape Review: Coming of Old Age in Samoa. 1978. Produced by Lowell D. Holmes. (pages 738–739)

      Christine L. Fry

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00930

  7. Original Article

    1. Top of page
    2. Original Article
    3. Review Article
    4. Obituaries
    5. Reports and Comments
    6. Book Reviews
    7. Audiovisual Reviews
    8. Original Article
    9. New Publications Received
    1. Audiovisual Notes (pages 739–741)

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00940

  8. New Publications Received

    1. Top of page
    2. Original Article
    3. Review Article
    4. Obituaries
    5. Reports and Comments
    6. Book Reviews
    7. Audiovisual Reviews
    8. Original Article
    9. New Publications Received
    1. New Publications Received (pages 742–753)

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00960

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