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The Place of Anthropology Amongst the Sciences: The Soviet and Western View

Burg Wartenstein Symposium No. 70 Group Photo
Front Row: E. Gellner, L. Drobizheva, J. Petrova-Averkieva, C. Humphrey, T. Dragadze, N. Ermakova, V. Basilov, A.I. Pershitz Second Row: J. Goody, V.I. Kozlov, J. Pouillon, L. Krader, M. Fortes, T. Shanin, J. Woodburn, L. Osmundsen Third Row: Y.V. Bromley, Y.I. Semenov, S. Arutiunov, M. Godelier

BURG WARTENSTEIN CONFERENCE #70
July 17 through 25, 1976
Burg Wartenstein Conference Center

PUBLICATIONS:

  • Soviet and Western Anthropology (E. Gellner, Ed.) Duckworth, London, 1980.
  • Ethnography and Related Sciences (Y. Bromley, Consulting Ed.) Problems of the Contemporary World, No. 49, Social Sciences Today Editorial Board, USSR Academy of Sciences, Moscow, 1977.

 

PARTICIPANTS:  

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Serghei Arutiunov (Institute of Ethnography, Academy of Sciences of the USSR)
Vladimir Basilov (Institute of Ethnography, Academy of Sciences of the USSR)
Yulian Bromley (Institute of Ethnography, Academy of Sciences of the USSR)
Tamara Dragadze (Rapporteur) (Institute of Social Anthropology, Oxford, UK)
Leocadia Drobizheva (Institute of Ethnography, Academy of Sciences of the USSR)
Nadezhda Ermakova (Institute of Ethnography, Academy of Sciences of the USSR)
Meyer Fortes (King's College, Cambridge University, UK)
Ernest Gellner (organizer) (London School of Economics, UK)
Maurice Godelier (Ecole des Hautes Etudes Sciences Sociales, France)
Jack Goody (St. John's College, Cambridge University UK)
Caroline Humphrey (University of Cambridge, UK)
Victor I. Kozlov (Institute of Ethnography, Academy of Sciences of the USSR)
Lawrence Krader (Freie Universitat Berlin, GermanY)
Lita Osmundsen (Wenner-Gren Foundation)
Abraham I. Pershitz (Institute of Ethnography, Academy of Sciences of the USSR)
Julia Petrova-Averkieva (Institute of Ethnography, Academy of Sciences of the USSR)
Jean Pouillon (Laboratoire d’Anthropologie Sociale, France)
Yurij I. Semenov (Moscow Physical-Technical Institute, USSR)
Theodor Shanin (Manchester University, UK)
James Woodburn (London School of Economics, UK)