These latter problems are the province of criminal anthropology and criminal sociology, sciences so called because they view crime as the outcome of anthropological and social conditions.
At the meeting of the Naturforscherversammlung at Innsbruck in 1869, he was one of the founders of the German Anthropological Society, of which he became president in the following year; and from 1869 onwards he presided over the Berlin Anthropological Society, also acting as editor of its proceedings in the Zeitschrift fiir Ethnologic. In ethnology he published a volume of essays on the physical anthropology of the Germans, with special reference to the Frisians; and at his instance a census, which yielded remarkable results, was carried out among school children throughout Germany, to determine the relative distribution of blondes and brunettes.
Since 1880 organized institutions of anthropology have taken the spade out of the hands of individual explorers in order to know the truth concerning Glacial or Pleistocene man.
Anthropologist, 1903, pp. 3 8 5-44 0; also papers on physical anthropology in the Handbook and Pubs.
Tylor, Early History of Man (London, 1865), Primitive Culture (London, 1871), and Anthropology (London, 1881); A.
We have only vague knowledge of these early movements, laboriously gleaned from archaeology, anthropology and philology.
The first three books treat of God, the world, the fall of spirits, anthropology and ethics.
Such a field of study would obviously be too wide for any particular science or philosophy to investigate, and moreover portions of the field are already occupied by history, by anthropology and by the particular sciences (e.g.
Thus geology, meteorology, oceanography and anthropology developed into distinct sciences.
His book is an interesting attempt to compile a system of anthropology from the standpoint of the Christian philosophy.