Video oral history of anthropologist Lauriston Sharp conducted by anthropologist Paul Doughty. Dr. Sharp discusses his work in the field of applied anthropology, his fieldwork in Australia, his studies of the Quechua dialect, and the people and events that were influential in his career including A.R. Radcliffe-Brown, John Adair, and John Mora.
Legacy Keywords: Adair, John ; Radcliffe-Brown, A.R. ; Mora, John ; Anthropology applied anthropology ; War World War II ; Universities Cornell University ; Universities Harvard University ; Language Quechua ; Australia ; Special Collections
Local Number: HSFA 1989.10.18
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Video Dialogues in Anthropology, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution