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Marjorie Shostak

American anthropologist


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Marjorie Shostak was an American anthropologist. Though she never received a formal degree in anthropology, she conducted extensive fieldwork among the !Kung San people of the Kalahari desert in south-western Africa and was widely known for her descriptions of the lives of women in this hunter-gatherer society.

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Emory University
Emory University

Private research university in Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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Brooklyn College
Brooklyn College

Senior college of the City University of New York, located in Brooklyn

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#857 World Rank #405 USA Rank