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Published: 11 March 1999

112 Pages | 35 photos

6-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195116793

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Margaret Mead

Coming of Age in America

Joan Mark

Oxford Portraits in Science

  • Discover how Mead boldly challenged the most deeply ingrained principles of the Western way of life: family structure, education, and child-rearing
  • The book guides us through the most exciting anthropological discoveries of the 20th century
  • Learn why her 1928 book--Coming of Age in Samoa--made her both famous and controversial

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