Durkhiem and Boas comparison assay

Feb 5th, 2015
Social Science
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Émile Durkheim "Society is a reality sui generis; it has its own peculiar characteristics, which are not found elsewhere and which are not met with again in the same form in all the rest of the universe." 

Frans Boas: "We rather see that each cultural group has its own unique history, dependent partly upon the peculiar inner development of the social group, and partly upon the foreign influences to which it has been subjected." jerry_d.moore.visions_of_culture.pdf

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Which theorist was more successful at refuting the evolutionary theory popular at the time and why? 

Use only this book attached and you must cite your work only focus on both thinkers no one else. 

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