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Just as the individual is not alone in the group, nor any one in society alone among the others, so man is not alone in the universe.

 
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Claude Levi-Strauss
Claude Levi-Strauss
  • Born: November 28, 1908
  • Nationality: French
  • Profession: Scientist

Claude Lévi-Strauss was a French anthropologist and ethnologist whose work was key in the development of the theory of structuralism and structural anthropology. He held the chair of Social Anthropology at the Collège de France between 1959 and 1982 and was elected a member of the Académie française in 1973. He received numerous honors from universities and institutions throughout the world and has been called, alongside James George Frazer and Franz Boas, the "father of modern anthropology".

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