Body Ritual Among the Nacirema | Study Guide

Horace Mitchell Miner

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Horace Mitchell Miner Real-life American anthropologist Horace Mitchell Miner (1912–1993) wrote "Body Ritual among the Nacirema." Read More
Professor Linton A real-life anthropologist who believed that culture was learned rather than inherited, Professor Ralph Linton (1893–1953) is reportedly the first to describe the Nacirema.
Bronislaw Malinowski The real-life cultural anthropologist Bronislaw Malinowski (1884–1942) argued that cultural institutions function to fill the biological and psychological needs of people.
George Peter Murdock George Peter Murdock (1897–1985) was a famous real-life ethnographer.
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