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David Goodman Mandelbaum (August 22, 1911, Chicago
Chicago
– April 19, 1987)[1] was an American anthropologist. He majored in anthropology at Northwestern University, studying with Melville J. Herskovits. His major published work dealt with the Plains Cree
Cree
people of Saskatchewan, Canada
Canada
and he was well regarded for his study of society in India. He earned his doctorate at Yale University in 1936.[1] He taught at University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota
(1941-1946), University of California (1946-1978), and was an active professor emeritus at the latter until his death in 1987 from cancer.[1]

Contents

1 Selected works 2 See also 3 References 4 External links

Selected works[edit]

The Plains Cree: an Ethnographic, Historical, and Comparative study, New York: American Museum of Natural History. (1940) reissued by AMS Press Inc., New York ISBN 978-0-404-15626-8 --do.--Regina: Canadian Plains Research Center, University of Regina, 1978 Based on the author's thesis, Yale, 1936. Part 1 was previously published in 1940 by the American Museum of Natural History. "Alcohol and Culture", Current Anthropology; Vol. 6, No. 3. Chicago (June, 1965) The University of Chicago
Chicago
Press on behalf of Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research; online Society in India, Berkeley (1972) University of California
University of California
Press. ISBN 978-0-520-01895-2

See also[edit] Fine-Day
Fine-Day
- his principal informant on "The Plains Cree" References[edit]

^ a b c "Obituaries: David G. Mandelbaum". The New York Times. April 23, 1987. Retrieved September 11, 2013. 

External links[edit]

Guide to the David Goodman Mandelbaum Papers at The Bancroft Library University of California: In Memoriam, 1987

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WorldCat Identities VIAF: 108917357 LCCN: n81147631 ISNI: 0000 0001 0932 2522 GND: 118825577 SUDOC: 030137314 BNF: cb12161399t (data) SNAC: w6wh2smd

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