MULTICULTURALISM AS THE NORMAL HUMAN EXPERIENCE

@article{Goodenough1976MULTICULTURALISMAT,
  title={MULTICULTURALISM AS THE NORMAL HUMAN EXPERIENCE},
  author={W. Goodenough},
  journal={Council on Anthropology and Education Quarterly},
  year={1976},
  volume={7},
  pages={4-7}
}
  • W. Goodenough
  • Published 1976
  • Sociology
  • Council on Anthropology and Education Quarterly
The view of culture and the individual which I present here is one I have arrived at in the context of thinking about the contributions anthropology can make to programs for social and cultural change (Goodenough 1963). A major problem in the course of all such programs is the emotional investment of individual persons in preserving or changing existing customs and institutions. Why is the same individual distressed at one kind of change and unconcerned about another? Why do individuals in the… Expand
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