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Herbert Spencer as an Anthropologist

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07/30/2014Robert L. Caneiro

Mention the name of Herbert Spencer to the average person and, if he is familiar with it at all, he is likely to say that Spencer was a political theorist who advocated laissez faire, and might even recall Spencer as a sociologist. But it is unlikely that he would identify Spencer as an anthropologist.

Volume 5, Number 2 (1981)

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Carneiro, Robert L. "Herbert Spencer as an Anthropologist." Journal of Libertarian Studies 5, No.2 (1981): 153–210.

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