People classified with "Anthropologist"

Total Cataloged: 24

Carlos Castaneda
Carlos Castaneda
Carlos Castaneda was an American author. Starting with The Teachings of Don Juan in 1968, Castaneda wrote a series of books that describe his training in shamanism, particularly with a group whose lineage descended from the Toltecs.

Country of Origin: Peru
Occupation(s): Anthropologist
Contributions catalogued: 12
Franz Boas
Franz Boas
Franz Uri Boas (1858–1942) was a German-born American anthropologist and a pioneer of modern anthropology who has been called the "Father of American Anthropology". His work is associated with the movements known as Historical Particularism and Cultural Relativism.

Country of Origin: Germany
Occupation(s): Anthropologist
Contributions catalogued: 50
Edgar Lee Hewett
Edgar Lee Hewett
Edgar Lee Hewett was an American archaeologist and anthropologist whose focus was the Native American communities of New Mexico and the southwestern United States.

Country of Origin: United States of America
Occupation(s): Archaeologist, Anthropologist
Contributions catalogued: 4
3 cataloged
Marija Gimbutas
Marija Gimbutas
Lithuanian-born professor of archaeology at U.C.L.A. and world-renowned prehistorian, with some 16 books to her credit as well as hundreds of articles and reviews. Bachelor's degree from Vilnius University (studied ethnology, folklore and historical linguistics), doctorate at the U. of...

Country of Origin: Lithuania
Occupation(s): Professor, Archeologist, Anthropologist
Contributions catalogued: 6
6 cataloged
Don R. Brothwell
Don R. Brothwell
Donald Reginald "Don" Brothwell, FRAI (1933 – 26 September 2016) was a British archaeologist, anthropologist and academic, who specialized in human palaeoecology and environmental archaeology.

Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Occupation(s): Archeologist, Anthropologist, Professor
Specialty(ies): Palaeoecology
Contributions catalogued: 7
7 cataloged
Anthony F. Aveni
Anthony F. Aveni
Anthony F. Aveni is the Russell Colgate Distinguished University Professor Emeritus of Astronomy, Anthropology, and Native American Studies, serving appointments in both Departments of Physics and Astronomy and Sociology and Anthropology at Colgate University, where he has taught since 1963.

Country of Origin: United States of America
Occupation(s): Anthropologist, Astronomer, Professor
Contributions catalogued: 20