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Pygmies and dream giants.

Kilton Stewart

Pygmies and dream giants.

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Published by Scientific Book Club in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stewart, Kilton, -- 1902-,
  • Ethnology -- Philippines.,
  • Negritos.,
  • Luzon (Philippines) -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Autobiographical.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination295 p.
    Number of Pages295
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16599759M

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A dramatic story of self discovery, highly unusual in circumstances and content, is told by a scientist who visited the Philippine pygmies to find out whether there was a universal man. He came to the Negritos, Ilongot, Ifuago, Bontoc and other groups armed with a battery of tests &#; from the Goodenough Draw-A-Man test to an Emotional Response Test.

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