Saturday, December 15, 2018

Margaret Mead's observations from 1951

The history of anthropology is captured in the historical record that Anthropologists leave us with. It is not just what or who we studied or wrote about, but also how this informed us about ourselves. And especially, about what we learned and perceived to be the impact we have on the future. Here Margaret Mean opines on the theme   "Our Awareness Controls Human Destiny" of a 1951 lecture  NPR broadcast  recording archived on February 8, 2009

Margaret Mead's Discussion of the role of anthropology

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