Re: Tylor an anthropologist, reply to Tim Wallace

Sun, 19 Feb 1995 22:18:00 -0500

E.B. Tylor was indeed an anthropologist. In 1884 he was appointed to the Readership in Anthropology at Oxford University, thus considered to be the first
academic and professional anthropologist of significance. Source:
Ino Rossi and Edward O'Higgins, "Theories of Culture" in People in
Culture (Ino Rossi, ed.). Praeger, 1980.