Re: Anthropology and Sociology

Victor J. Galan (vgalan@COMP.UARK.EDU)
Mon, 19 Feb 1996 23:03:32 -0600

I always thought the dividing line between anthropology and sociology was that
anthropology is holistic (independent of time and place) whereas sociology
concentrated on the here and now. Any takers?

On Mon, 19 Feb 1996, Kotliar wrote:

> Item proposed for discussion:Should the disciplines of Anthropology and
> Sociology remain separate disciplines, why? or Why not? Friendly debate
> only, leave the flame wars for other threads. I am trying to set up a
> corner of Anthro-l that is a demilitarized zone. ;-)
> Jay Kotliar
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