- a branch of anthropology dealing with the scientific description of individual cultures.
Origin of ethnography
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This question is, indeed, one which every ethnographer ought to keep clearly and constantly before his mind.Myth, Ritual And Religion, Vol. 2 (of 2)
Nevertheless, there are certain other sources which convey information of use to the ethnographer.
I have here rapidly sketched a series of pictures from nature, which the historian and ethnographer will not fail to recognize.The Moral and Intellectual Diversity of Races
Arthur, comte de Gobineau
They are by no means a contemptible study either for the psychologist or the ethnographer.The Strange Story of Rab Rby
Southern Baluchistan affords a most interesting field for the ethnographer.
- the branch of anthropology that deals with the scientific description of individual human societies
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Word Origin and History for ethnographer
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- The branch of anthropology that deals with the scientific description of specific human cultures.
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