John Davis (academic)
John Horsley Russell Davis (born London, England, 9 September 1938) is a British anthropologist, ex-Warden of All Souls College, Oxford, and Professor of Social Anthropology in the University of Oxfor...
Marcos E. Becerra
Marcos E. Becerra (April 25, 1870 – January 7, 1940) was a prolific Mexican writer, poet, and politician. He produced pioneering historical, linguistic, philological, and ethnographic studies relating...
James George Frazer
Sir James George Frazer OM FRS FRSE FBA (/ˈfreɪzər/; 1 January 1854 – 7 May 1941), was a Scottish social anthropologist influential in the early stages of the modern studies of mythology and comparati...
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Michael Jackson (anthropologist)
Michael D. Jackson (born 1940) is a New Zealand poet and anthropologist who has taught in anthropology departments at Massey University, the Australian National University, Indiana University Blooming...
Peter Freuchen
Lorenz Peter Elfred Freuchen (February 2, 1886 – September 2, 1957) was a Danish explorer, author, journalist and anthropologist.
Freuchen was born in Nykøbing Falster, Denmark, the son of A...
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Gonzalo Aguirre Beltrán
Gonzalo Aguirre Beltrán (January 20, 1908, Tlacotalpan, Veracruz–1996, Xalapa, Veracruz) was a Mexican anthropologist known for his studies of marginal populations. His work has focused on Afro-Mexica...
J. D. Unwin
Joseph Daniel Unwin MC (1895 — 1936) was a British ethnologist and social anthropologist at Oxford University and Cambridge University.
In Sex and Culture (1934), Unwin studied 80 primitive tribes...
Hiromichi Kono
Hiromichi Kono (河野 広道, Kōno Hiromichi, 7 January 1905 - 12 July 1963) was a Japanese entomologist and anthropologist. His academic training, at Hokkaido Imperial University, was in entomology,...
Johann Friedrich Blumenbach
Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (11 May 1752 – 22 January 1840) was a German physician, naturalist, physiologist, and anthropologist. He was one of the first to explore the study of mankind as an aspect ...
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Moni Nag
Dr. Moni Nag is an Adjunct Professor of Anthropology at Columbia University, New York. Born in India, he received Master's degree in Statistics from the University of Calcutta in 1946 and Ph.D. in Ant...
S. M. Shirokogoroff
Sergei Mikhailovich Shirokogorov (Russian: Серге́й Михайлович Широкогоров; Chinese: 史祿國; pinyin: Shǐ Lùguó, 1887-1939) was a Russian anthropologist. A White émigré, he lived in China from ...
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Camilla Wedgwood
The Hon. Camilla Hildegarde Wedgwood (25 March 1901 Barlaston, England - 17 May 1955) was a British anthropologist best known for research in the Pacific and her pioneering role as one of the British ...
Yasushi Watanabe
Yasushi Watanabe is a professor at Keio University in Japan.He earned a Ph.D. in Social Anthropology at Harvard University with a thesis on "Nurturing a context: the logic of individualism and the neg...
Nicholas Miklouho-Maclay
Nicholas Miklouho-Maclay (Russian: Николай Николаевич Миклухо-Маклай, Ukrainian: Микола Миколайович Миклухо-Маклай; 1846–1888) was a Russian explorer, ethnologist, anthropologist and biologist...
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Richard Leakey
Richard Erskine Frere Leakey (born 19 December 1944) is a Kenyan politician, paleoanthropologist and conservationist. He is second of the three sons of the archaeologists Louis Leakey and Mary Leakey,...
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Halfdan Bryn
Halfdan Bryn (20 May 1864 – 5 March 1933) was a Norwegian physician and physical anthropologist.
Bryn was born in Trondheim, Norway, the son of physician Thomas Bryn (1813–1902) and Kristine Emili...
Yrjö von Grönhagen
Yrjö von Grönhagen (3 October 1911 in Saint Petersburg – 17 October 2003 in Helsinki) was a Finnish nobleman and anthropologist. He is best known on his 1930s work at the Nazi pseudoscientific institu...
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Kanori Ino
Kanori Ino (伊能 嘉矩, Inō Kanori, June 11, 1867 - September 30, 1925), born in Tōno, Iwate, was a Japanese anthropologist and folklorist known for his studies in Taiwanese Aborigines. Ino was the...
Smadar Lavie
Smadar Lavie (Hebrew: סמדר לביא‎) is a Mizrahi Israeli anthropologist, author, and activist specializing in the anthropology of Egypt, Israel and Palestine, with special emphasis on issues o...
Sula Benet
Sara Benetowa, later known as Sula Benet (1903–1982), was a Polish anthropologist of the 20th century who studied Polish and Judaic customs and traditions.
Born in Poland, Benet was fascinated wit...
Fedir Vovk
Fedir Kindratovych Vovk (Ukrainian Федір Кіндратович Вовк or Russian Фёдор Кондратьевич Волков; 1847–1918) was a Ukrainian anthropologist-archaeologist, the curator of the Alexander III Museum i...
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Elizabeth Burgos
Venezuelan anthropologist Elisabeth Burgos-Debray (born at Valencia, Venezuela, in 1941), former wife of the French philosopher Régis Debray, was the editor of Rigoberta Menchú's controversial autobio...
Florentino Ameghino
Florentino Ameghino (September 18, 1854 – August 6, 1911) was an Argentine naturalist, paleontologist, anthropologist and zoologist, whose fossil discoveries on the Argentine Pampas, especially ...
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