<p>The <i> Lambda Alpha Journal of Man </i> is published annually by the Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University. The Journal of Man is partially funded by the Wichita State University Student Government Association. </p> <p><u> Editor-in-Chief </u> Dr. Lowell D. Holmes <br> <u>Student editors </u> Kari Manz </p>

Recent Submissions

  • Lambda Alpha Journal of Man, v.21. (complete version) 

    Lambda Alpha National Collegiate Honors Society for Anthropology (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University, 1990)
    This issue of LAJ consists of five articles: "Creativity in Senior Years: The Case of Jazz Trumpter "Doc" Cheatham" / Lowell D. Holmes -- "Hmong Ethnoastronomy" / K.D. Tyree -- "Evidence for Pre-Columbian animal domestication ...
  • Creativity in senior years: The case of jazz trumpter "Doc" Cheatham 

    Holmes, Lowell D. (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University, 1990)
    Study of creative abilities of old jazz muisician; influence of age on creativity.
  • Hmong Ethnoastronomy 

    Tyree, K.D. (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University, 1990)
    Reasearch in Hmong astronomy completed with the consultations of native speakers.
  • Evidence for Pre-Columbian animal domestication in the New World 

    Johnson, D.L.; Swartz, B.K. (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University, 1990)
    The criteria traditionally used to determine animal domestication were proposed by Galton (1865:134,136) and are: (1) economic usefulness to man; (2) the ability to breed freely under confinement; and (3) the ease by ...
  • Women in Anthropology 

    Lister, Janet (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University, 1990)
    Participation of women in the development of Anthropology; topics and subhects of feminist Anthropology.
  • Demographic affects of breast feeding 

    Holzhall, Vincent (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University, 1990)
    As demonstrated in this paper, breast feeding directly affects the demographic variables of birth and death. In particular, a breast feeding population tends to experience a lower growth rate coupled with a lowered infant ...

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