Lewis H. Morgan

Most Influential Person

United States ethnologist

Why Is Lewis H. Morgan Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Lewis Henry Morgan was a pioneering American anthropologist and social theorist who worked as a railroad lawyer. He is best known for his work on kinship and social structure, his theories of social evolution, and his ethnography of the Iroquois. Interested in what holds societies together, he proposed the concept that the earliest human domestic institution was the matrilineal clan, not the patriarchal family.

Lewis H. Morgan's Published Works

Number of citations in a given year to any of this author's works
Total number of citations to an author for the works they published in a given year. This highlights publication of the most important work(s) by the author

Published Papers

This paper list is powered by the following services:

Metadata from Crossref logo

Other Resources About Lewis H. Morgan

What Schools Are Affiliated With Lewis H. Morgan?

Lewis H. Morgan is affiliated with the following schools:

Lewis H. Morgan's Academic­Influence.com Rankings