Logo

Sex and Culture by J. D. Unwin

Large book cover: Sex and Culture

Sex and Culture
by

Publisher: Oxford University Press
Number of pages: 710

Description:
I discuss eighty uncivilized societies, and from the nature of their cultural behaviour make my first induction. Whenever our knowledge is complete, we find that in any vigorous society the method of regulating the relations between the sexes was constantly changing; and, unless there is direct evidence, it is wrong to assume that in any such society social laws were ever static and unchanging, even for three generations.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: Reminiscences of Scottish life and characterReminiscences of Scottish life and character
by - Chicago : McClurg & Co
This book is a very thorough account of stories from different areas of Scotland, including the various dialects, the regional words and pronunciations. The text is illustrated with beautiful full color copies of paintings.
(15192 views)
Book cover: An Introduction to AnthropologyAn Introduction to Anthropology
by - MacMillan
The progress of scientific research in the department of prehistoric archaeology has been such that there seems to be room for a small volume setting forth the results arrived at by archaeologists in terms that can be understood by ordinary readers.
(13188 views)
Book cover: Guts and Brains: An Integrative Approach to the Hominin RecordGuts and Brains: An Integrative Approach to the Hominin Record
by - Leiden University Press
The book discusses the relationship between brain size and diet, diet and social organization, and large brains and the human sexual division of labour. This volume provides an entry into understanding the development of our own species.
(5428 views)
Book cover: New Directions in Dental AnthropologyNew Directions in Dental Anthropology
by - University of Adelaide Press
The aim was to emphasize some new strategies offered by dental anthropology to elucidate the historical lineage of human groups and also to reconstruct environmental factors that have acted on the teeth by analyzing dental morphological features.
(4766 views)