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The Resource Cora Du Bois : anthropologist, diplomat, agent, Susan C. Seymour

Cora Du Bois : anthropologist, diplomat, agent, Susan C. Seymour

Label
Cora Du Bois : anthropologist, diplomat, agent
Title
Cora Du Bois
Title remainder
anthropologist, diplomat, agent
Statement of responsibility
Susan C. Seymour
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although Cora Du Bois began her life in the early twentieth century as a lonely and awkward girl, her intellect and curiosity propelled her into a remarkable life as an anthropologist and diplomat in the vanguard of social and academic change.Du Bois studied with Franz Boas, a founder of American anthropology, and with some of his most eminent students: Ruth Benedict, Alfred Kroeber, and Robert Lowie. During World War II, she served as a high-ranking officer for the Office of Strategic Services as the only woman to head one of the OSS branches of intelligence, Research and Analysis in Southeas
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Seymour, Susan C.
Dewey number
301.092
Index
index present
LC call number
GN21.D84
LC item number
S49 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical studies in the history of anthropology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Du Bois, Cora Alice
  • Women anthropologists
  • Du Bois, Cora Alice
  • Du Bois, Cora Alice
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Women anthropologists
  • United States
Label
Cora Du Bois : anthropologist, diplomat, agent, Susan C. Seymour
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Cora and me -- Tomgirl -- Escape and resolve -- Becoming an anthropologist -- Culture and personality -- A pioneer in culture and personality research -- World War II and the OSS -- Disillusionment in the Cold War era -- Harvard, crown of roses or thorns? -- Sociocultural change in India -- Looking inward
Control code
905601616
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 423 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803274303
Lccn
2014038949
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1d98h6g
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905601616
Label
Cora Du Bois : anthropologist, diplomat, agent, Susan C. Seymour
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Cora and me -- Tomgirl -- Escape and resolve -- Becoming an anthropologist -- Culture and personality -- A pioneer in culture and personality research -- World War II and the OSS -- Disillusionment in the Cold War era -- Harvard, crown of roses or thorns? -- Sociocultural change in India -- Looking inward
Control code
905601616
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 423 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803274303
Lccn
2014038949
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1d98h6g
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905601616

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