James George Frazer

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Sir James George Frazer
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Sir James George Frazer
Born1 Januar 1854(1854-01-01)
Glesga, Scotland, Unitit Kinrick
Died7 Mey 1941(1941-05-07) (aged 87)
Cambridge, Ingland, Unitit Kinrick
NaitionalityScots
Alma materVarsity o Glesga (MA 1874)
Kent forResearch in meethology an comparative releegion
AwairdsOrder o Merit
Fellae o the Ryal Society[1]
Scientific career
FieldsSocial anthropologist
InfluencedJack Goody, Ross Nichols

Sir James George Frazer OM FRS FRSE FBA[1] (1 Januar 1854 – 7 Mey 1941), wis a Scots social anthropologist influential in the early stages o the modren studies o meethology an comparative releegion.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Fleure, H. J. (1941). "James George Frazer. 1854-1941". Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society. 3 (10): 896–826. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1941.0041.
  2. Mary Beard, "Frazer, Leach, and Virgil: The Popularity (and Unpopularity) of the Golden Bough," Comparative Studies in Society and History, 34.2 (April 1992:203–224).