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3.11: Explore: Learn More about the Anthropologists

Ruth Benedict: http://www.americanethnography.com/article.php?id=7

Mary Douglas: http://www.theguardian.com/news/2007/may/18/guardianobituaries.obituaries

Clifford Geertz: http://www.nytimes.com/2006/11/01/obituaries/01geertz.html?pagewanted=all

Marvin Harris: http://www.nytimes.com/2001/10/28/us/marvin-harris-74-is-dead-professor-was-iconoclast-of-anthropologists.html

Branislaw Malinowski: http://www.nndb.com/people/320/000099023/

Margaret Mead: http://www.interculturalstudies.org/Mead/biography.html

Sherry Ortner: http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/anthro/faculty/ortner/

A. R. Radcliffe-Brown: http://www.nndb.com/people/318/000099021/

David Schneider: http://www.nytimes.com/1995/11/01/us/david-schneider-a-giant-of-cultural-anthropology-is-dead-at-76.html

Julian Steward: http://www.browsebiography.com/bio-julian_steward.html

Victor Turner: http://www.indiana.edu/~wanthro/theory_pages/Turner.htm

Leslie White: http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/642054/Leslie-A-White

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