Franz Boas Quote

Anthropology is the science that endeavors to reconstruct the early history of mankind, and that tries, wherever possible, to express in the form of laws ever-recurring modes of historical happenings.


Lectures on Science, Philosophy and Art, 1907-1908, Anthropology (p. 8), The Columbia University Press. 1908

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Anthropology is the science that endeavors to reconstruct the early history of mankind, and that tries, wherever possible, to express in the form of...

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Anthropology is the science that endeavors to reconstruct the early history of mankind, and that tries, wherever possible, to express in the form of...

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Anthropology is the science that endeavors to reconstruct the early history of mankind, and that tries, wherever possible, to express in the form of...

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Anthropology is the science that endeavors to reconstruct the early history of mankind, and that tries, wherever possible, to express in the form of...