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Edward Evans-Pritchard

Edward Evans-PritchardAKA Edward Evan Evans-Pritchard

Born: 21-Sep-1902
Birthplace: Crowborough, Sussex, England
Died: 11-Sep-1973
Location of death: Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Anthropologist

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Theories of Primitive Religion

Father: Thomas Evans-Pritchard
Wife: Ioma Nicholls (m. 1939, d. 1959, three sons, two daughters)

    High School: Winchester College
    University: Exeter College, Oxford University
    University: London School of Economics
    Professor: Sociology, Egyptian College, Cairo (1930-33)
    Professor: Social Anthropology, Oxford University (1946-70)
    Administrator: Fellow, All Souls College (1946-70)

    Knighthood 1971

Author of books:
Witchcraft, Oracles, and Magic Among the Azande (1937)
The Nuer (1940)
Theories of Primitive Religion (1965)

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