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Handwritten Notes on Measurement in Hopi Culture
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 91], Folder 1. Southwest Notes) (1930) , 1 page(s)
Handwritten notes on unlined paper on measurement in the Hopi culture.
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 91], Folder 1. Southwest Notes) (1930) , 1 page(s)
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How Do Parents’ Social Networks Affect Their Children’s Educational Attainment?
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(Germany: Latest Thinking, 2015), 13 mins
Using survey data and combining multilevel modeling with propensity score matching the study presented in this video examines the effects of social networks among parents on their children’s educational attainment in different social environments. The existing knowledge on the influence of parents’ networks is...
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(Germany: Latest Thinking, 2015), 13 mins
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How Is the UNESCO World Heritage Title Being Awarded and What Are Its Consequences?
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(Germany: Latest Thinking, 2017), 14 mins
The UNESCO World Heritage title has become a powerful global brand. It influences people’s decisions of where to travel and conveys prestige and national pride. CHRISTOPH BRUMANN and his research group investigated how this title is being awarded and what its consequences are on the ground at the chosen sites. B...
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(Germany: Latest Thinking, 2017), 14 mins
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Lecture on Topics
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 95]: American Indian Mythology Field Notes) (1925) , 3 page(s)
Handwritten notes include references to wish fulfillment, happy ending, trickster, magic, symbolism, '4 and 20 blackbirds,' Ernest Hemingway, English literature, Ernst Grosse, and primitive art. Also cites W.H.R. Rivers, 'The Sociological Significance of Myth' in 'Folklore,' Vol. 23, p. 310, and mentions that soci...
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 95]: American Indian Mythology Field Notes) (1925) , 3 page(s)
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Rivers: Soc. Sig. of Myth
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 95]: American Indian Mythology Field Notes) (1925) , 1 page(s)
Handwritten notes on W.H.R. Rivers, 'The Sociological Significance of Myth' in 'Folklore,' Vol. 23. Mentions social origins myths, mythologies of the uniform and familiar, evidence of blending, prove complex character. Undated.
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 95]: American Indian Mythology Field Notes) (1925) , 1 page(s)
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Zuni Myths
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 95]: American Indian Mythology Field Notes) (1925) , 1 page(s)
Handwritten note cites Matilda Coxe Stevenson, 'Ethnobotany of the Zuni Indians (30th Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology)' on Zuni yellow light, a medicine that prevents enemies from aiming truly. It is in the possession of the Twin Heroes, and was a gift from their grandmother. Winged pigweed is ch...
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 95]: American Indian Mythology Field Notes) (1925) , 1 page(s)
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