Male and Female: The Classic Study of the Sexes

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Paperback. Pub the Date: May. 2001 Pages: 496 Publisher: Harper Collins Mead's anthropological examination of seven Pacific island tribes analyzes the dynamics of a primitive cultures to explore the evolving meaning of male and female in. modern American society. The On its publication in. 1949. the New York Times declared. Dr. Mead's book has come to grips with the cold war between the sexes and has shown the basis of a lasting sexual peace. This edition. prepared for the centennial of Mead's birth. features introductions by Helen Fisher and Mead's daughter. Mary Catherine Bateson. Male & Female remains an extraordinary document of great relevance. while Mead's research methods and fieldwork offer a blueprint for scholars in future generations.

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Mead's anthropological examination of seven Pacific island tribes analyzes the dynamics of primitive cultures to explore the evolving meaning of "male" and "female" in modern American society. On its publication in 1949, the New York Times declared, "Dr. Mead's book has come to grips with the cold war between the sexes and has shown the basis of a lasting sexual peace." This edition, prepared for the centennial of Mead's birth, features introductions by Helen Fisher and Mead's daughter, Mary Catherine Bateson. Male & Female remains an extraordinary document of great relevance, while Mead's research methods and fieldwork offer a blueprint for scholars in future generations.

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Mead's anthropological examination of seven Pacific island tribes analyses the dynamics of primitive cultures to explore the evolving meaning of "male" and "female" in modern American society. On its publication in 1949, the New York Times declared, "Dr. Mead's book has come to grips with the cold war between the sexes and has shown the basis of a lasting sexual peace." Even now, Male & Female remains an extraordinary document of great relevance, while Mead's research methods and fieldwork offer a blueprint for scholars in future generations.

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