Erland Nordenskiöld - En antropologisk biografi

Research output: ThesisLicentiate Thesis

Abstract

Baron Erland Nordenskiöld was born on July 19th, 1877. As a son of the great explorer Adolf Nordenskiöld he was predestined to follow the road of scientific pursuit. Moving from the field of the natural sciences to anthropology, Nordenskiöld took the chair as professor of "general and comparative ethnography" in the early 1920's. This position at the University of Gothenburg marked the beginning of modern anthropology in Sweden.

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Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Social Anthropology

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Original languageSwedish
QualificationLicentiate
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Supervisors/Assistant supervisor
  • Jonathan Friedman, Supervisor
Publisher
  • Lund University
Print ISBNs95/1001-SE
Publication statusPublished - 1995
Publication categoryResearch