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Anthropology: Finding Books, Articles, & Websites


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  • American Anthropological Association - "To promote the science of anthropology, to stimulate and coordinate the efforts of American anthropologists, to foster local and other societies devoted to anthropology, to serve as a bond among American anthropologists and anthropologic[al] organizations present and prospective, and to publish and encourage the publication of matter pertaining to anthropology".
  • National Science Foundation - Grant offers and information relating to cultural anthropology.
  • Ethnographic Studies Internet Resource Page - Maintained by the American Folk-Life Center. This site contains excellent material on ethnomusicology, folk-life and folk music as well as many other ethnographic topics.
  • Excerpt from the Handbook of Indians of California by A.L. Kroeber, 1919 - Chapter 30, The Miwok.
  • NativeWeb - Resources for indigenous cultures around the world. (Hint: Use the Geographic Region Index to find information about specific culture areas.)
  • The WWW Hmong Homepage - This is an excellent site for Hmong Studies. If you are interested in Hmong culture, plan on spending a lot of time at this site.
  • Kinship & Social Organization - An on-line, interactive tutorial program on kinship, descent, kinship terminology, marriage and residence rules.

Multiple Subject Article Databases

History & Anthropology Databases