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Author Evans, Andrew D. (Andrew David), 1968-

Title Anthropology at war : World War I and the science of race in Germany / Andrew D. Evans

Publ Info Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2010
 CCRI-Warwick  GN17.3 .G3 E93 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  GN17.3.G3 E93 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  GN17.3.G3 E93 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 293 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-283) and index
Contents Institutionalizing the "most recent science" : anthropology in the world of German learning at the fin de siècle -- The meaning of race : the liberal paradigm in prewar German anthropology -- Nationalism and mobilization in wartime anthropology, 1914-18 -- "Among foreign peoples" : racial studies of POWs during World War I -- Capturing race : anthropology and photography in POW camps during World War I -- Anthropology in the aftermath : Rassenkunde, racial hygiene, and the end of the liberal tradition
LC subject Anthropology -- Germany -- History -- 20th century
Racism in anthropology -- Germany -- History -- 20th century
ISBN 9780226222677 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226222684 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0226222675 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226222683 (pbk. : alk. paper)