Definition of Structural anthropology
1. Noun. An anthropological theory that there are unobservable social structures that generate observable social phenomena.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Structural Anthropology
Literary usage of Structural anthropology
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1893 by Committee on Awards, World's Columbian Commission, United States (1901)
"structural anthropology. The embryo of mankind and life of the individual Ontogeny. The body of man, specific and comparative Anatomy. ..."
2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"He made valuable contributions to structural anthropology, publishing, for example, complete and accurate measurements of no less than 1300 human skulls, ..."
3. Russian Orthodox Church Of Alaska And The Aleutian Islands And Its Relation by Vyacheslav Ivanov (1998)
"Modern structural anthropology, being interested in the combination of study of the rules of marriage with the other aspects of communication, ..."
4. The Encyclopedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"He made valuable contributions to structural anthropology, publishing, for example, complete and accurate measurements of no less than 1300 human skulls. ..."
5. Principles of Effective Online Teaching by Nicole A. Buzzetto-More, ed., Nicole Antoinette Buzzetto-More, Informing Science Institute (2007)
"Experiential analysis, assisted by structural anthropology, reveals flow and individuation can occur in instructional ..."
6. The Concept of Model: An Introduction to the Materialist Epistemology of by Alain Badiou (2007)
"[Claude Levi-Strauss, 'Social Structure', in structural anthropology, vol. i, trans. Claire Jacob- son & Brooke Grundfest Schoepf, London, Basic Books, ..."