6lowie - Lowie borninVienna

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Lowie -born in Vienna -childhood fantasies of aiding Indian tribes (because of storybook) -moved to New York at age 11 -began college studies-Classical curriculum -influenced by science friends-first took biology -didn’t have funds for 4 year curriculum  -seminar by Boas led to anthropology -student of Boas -stayed with a Shoshone tribe in Idaho for fieldwork -approached too upfront for information Primitive Society -distinguishes his ideas  -emphasis on adversity -beginning is different-like a story-more emotional approach-describe through  natives’ eyes -he is welcomed-social network grows -woman are behind blood kin and clubs-macho! -dispel cultural evolution -germs of thought –said there was no such thing -tribes with similar technological advances will turn out differently -casual link poly andry and lack of women -convergent evolution-like results via different portals -notes extensive case of diffusion between cultures-erases chronological history -tendency to borrow from other cultures
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