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Edward Sapir: Linguist, Anthropologist, Humanist

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Book Description
This first full-scale biography of Edward Sapir (1884-1939) does justice to the life and ideas of the most distinguished linguist of Boasian anthropology, who contributed substantially to the professionalization of linguistics as an independent discipline. Sapir was the first to apply comparative Indo-European methods to the study of American Indian languages, pursuing fieldwork on more than twent... More
Book Information
PublisherUniversity of Nebraska Press
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages111
ISBN-100803224370
ISBN-13978-0803224377
Publication Date07/01/2010
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About Melody Herr (Author) : Melody Herr is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Melody Herr include Exploring the New World: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose Books), Summer of Discovery.
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