<p>The <i> Lambda Alpha Journal of Man </i> is published semi-annually by the Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honor Society at Wichita State University</p> <p>Student editor: <i> Joann Brown Bennett </i> <br> Student editorial staff: <i> Kathleen M. Garrett and Gary W. Howard </i> <br> Faculty editorial advisor:<i> Lowell D. Holmes </p>

Recent Submissions

  • Lambda Alpha Journal of Man, v.5, no.2 (complete version) 

    Lambda Alpha National Collegiate Honors Society for Anthropology (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University, 1973)
    This issue includes four articles: "Witchcraft and sorcery in a Greek peasant village" by Regina Dionisopoulos; "The new capitalists of the New Guinea highlands" by Jennifer J. Erwin; "Sisala marriage" by Eugene I. ...
  • Witchcraft and sorcery in a Greek peasant village 

    Dionisopoulos, Regina (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University, 1973)
  • The new capitalists of the New Guinea highlands 

    Erwin, Jennifer J. (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University, 1973)
    This paper is an attempt to discover why the native reaction to the whites should be so different in the highlands when compared to the rest of New Guinea. We must presume that in the pre-white situation there was something ...
  • Sisala marriage 

    Mendonsa, Eugene l. (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University, 1973)
    Sisala marriage is similar to marriage among other tribal groups in northern Ghana. The agnatic group lineage is the important unilineal descent group vis-a-vis marriage and marriage payments are paid by the groom's ...
  • Beyond the total institution: an ethnographic report 

    Seltzer, Michael (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University, 1973)
    The following description of recidivistic ex-inmates is drawn from an ongoing participant observational study of unemployed seamen living in several sailors' taverns on the waterfront of a European port. Data was collected ...

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