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Sick Societies

International Edition
About the Book
Author and scholar Robert Edgerton challenges the notion that primitive societies were happy and healthy before they were corrupted and oppressed by colonialism. He surveys a range of ethnographic writings, and shows that many of these so-called innocent societies were cruel, confused, and misled.
About the Author: Robert Edgerton, PhD, is Professor Emeritus of the department of anthropology at the University of California Los Angeles and the author of several books, including Like Lions They Fought, Sick Societies, and Warriors of the Rising Sun.
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9780029089255
Publisher: Free Press
Publisher Imprint: Free Press
Depth: 25
Language: English
Returnable: Y
Spine Width: 21 mm
Weight: 553 gr
ISBN-10: 0029089255
Publisher Date: 02 Nov 1992
Binding: Hardback
Height: 242 mm
No of Pages: 288
Series Title: English
Sub Title: Challenging the Myth of Primitive Harmony
Width: 164 mm
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