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Ruth Benedict

Ruth Benedict (born Ruth Fulton, June 5, 1887 – September 17, 1948) was an American anthropologist and folklorist.

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Anthropology - Anthropological Traditions - United States - Franz Boas
... His first generation of students included Alfred Kroeber, Robert Lowie, Edward Sapir and Ruth Benedict, who each produced richly detailed studies of indigenous ... studies carried out by younger Boasians such as Margaret Mead and Ruth Benedict ... The Chrysanthemum and the Sword remain popular with the American public, Mead and Benedict never had the impact on the discipline of anthropology that some expected ...
Ruth Benedict - Publications
... "Journals." An Anthropologist at Work Writings of Ruth Benedict ... An Anthropologist at Work Writings of Ruth Benedict ... Benedict "Two Diaries" An Anthropologist at Work Writings of Ruth Benedict ...

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    The happiest excitement in life is to be convinced that one is fighting for all one is worth on behalf of some clearly seen and deeply felt good, and against some greatly scorned evil.
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