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The Museum’s Collections document the fate of Holocaust victims, survivors, rescuers, liberators, and others through artifacts, documents, photos, films, books, personal stories, and more. Search below to view digital records and find material that you can access at our library and at the Shapell Center.
Exotic spectacles and the global context of German anthropology Kultur and kulturkampf: the studia humanitas and the people without history Nature and the boundaries of the human: monkeys, monsters, and natural peoples Measuring skulls: the social role of the antihumanist A German republic of science and a German idea of truth: empiricism and sociability in anthropology Anthropological patriotism: the Schulstatistik and the racial composition of Germany The secret of primitive accumulation: the political economy of anthropological objects Commodities, curiosities, and the display of anthropological objects History without humanism: culture-historical anthropology and the triumph of the museum Colonialism and the limits of the human: the failure of fieldwork.
0226983412 0226983420 (paper : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-356) and index.
Learn about over 1,000 camps and ghettos in Volume I and II of this encyclopedia, which are available as a free PDF download. This reference provides text, photographs, charts, maps, and extensive indexes.