Richard Kurin was a 19-year-old anthropology student in India when he experienced his material culture epiphany.
The flat shell disk beads of the account are not an element of Yurok material culture.
Such, then, and until now, is the character of the material culture of this restricted spot of Black Africa.
The material culture of the south-western group is deduced from the writings of Father Morice.
It is from his valuable paper that the material culture traits of the following areas have been obtained.
In the field of material culture, horse-breeding becomes more and more evident.
An admirable account is given of the material culture and mode of life of these peoples at the time of the discovery.
The natives of that country, when unspoiled by European influences, are almost on one level as to material culture.
It seems sanguine to look for the origins of totemism among tribes so advanced in material culture.
What we find is that mere contact is able to transmit much in the way of material culture.
the physical objects created by a culture; the buildings, tools, and other artifacts created by the members of a society