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“Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else.”

~ Margaret Mead

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Book Review: Letters From the Field Part II

Letters from the Field, 1925-1975

by Margaret Mead

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

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Book Reviews

Book Review: Letters from the Field--Part I

Margaret Meade was born in 1901, a time when a woman’s place wasn’t doing field research in island jungles. That didn’t matter to her a wit when she went to Samoa at the age of twenty-three to study the life of the residents. 884 more words

Book Reviews

EUPHORIA combines compelling characters, intellectual ambition, mature sensibility to powerful effect

Euphoria

By Lily King

Atlantic Monthly Press: June 3, 2014

$25, 257 pages

With Euphoria, Lily King tells a compelling love story for mature, thinking adults. 1,331 more words

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Me and My BFFs on Ta'u, Samoa

          My mom made it clear that she wanted me to finish high school and go on to college and be a cultural anthropologist.

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Humor

Carl G. Jung: The Trouble With Self-Knowledge

“Most people confuse “self-knowledge” with knowledge of their conscious ego personalities. Anyone who has any egoconsciousness at all takes it for granted that he knows himself. 801 more words

Philosophy

Quotable Women ~ September 7th

“One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don’t come home at night.”

- Margaret Mead (1901-1978), American Anthropologist

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