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Hyperdiffusionism refers to hypotheses suggesting that certain historical technologies or ideas originated with a single people or civilization before their adoption by other cultures. Thus, all great civilizations that share similar cultural practices, such as construction of pyramids, derived them from a single common progenitor.

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The Ancient Egyptians And Their Influence Upon The Civilization Of Europe Author. Sir Grafton Elliot Smith. Sir Grafton Elliot Smith, FRS, FRCP ( –) was an Australian-British anatomist and a proponent of the hyper-diffusionist view of prehistory.

Smith was born in Grafton, New South Wales. He attended Sydney Boys High School, he was awarded a degree in medi-cine at the University of Sydney and developed an interest in the anatomy of the /5(3).

Sir Grafton Elliot Smith, FRS FRCP was an anatomist and a famous proponent of the hyperdiffusionist view of prehistory/5(4).

Grafton Elliot Smith (–) was, as Crook states, “a great forgotten Australian” scientist. He was a superb anatomist particularly expert in neuroanatomy.

Like his friend W.H.R. Rivers, Elliot Smith conceived of a broad field he would call Human Biology, encompassing anatomy, physiology, paleontology, archaeology, and social. The Evolution of the Dragon By Grafton Elliot Smith The book has been written in rare moments of leisure snatched from a variety of arduous war-time occupations; and it reveals only too plainly the traces of this disjointed process of composition.

On 23 February,I presented to Author: Grafton Elliot Smith. Grafton Elliot Smith in the book on the Piltdown forgery just published by Mr. Ronald Millar (). I entirely support Lord Zuckerman in dismissing Mr Millar's case against Elliot Smith and indeed it is a most weakly argued case.

It rests more on an attempt to exonerate Charles Dawson than on any positive evidence incriminating Elliot Smith. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: A symposium held at the University of Sydney in Oct. to commemorate the centenary of the birth of Grafton Elliot Smith.

The author, Grafton Elliot Smith (b. d. ), was Australian by birth, and an anatomist by profession. Smith wrote this while a Professor of Anatomy in Manchester, doing ground-breaking work on the evolution of the primate brain.

He also treated veterans of WWI and did some of the earliest work on 'shell-shock,' today known as post. The Online Books Page. Online Books by.

Grafton Elliot Smith (Smith, Grafton Elliot, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available. Smith, Grafton Elliot, The Evolution of the Dragon (Manchester, the University Press; London et al.: Longmans, Green, and Co., ) illustrated HTML with commentary at Sir Grafton Elliot Smith by Andrew Arthur Abbie (Book) Lita-Familien-Kalender für alle Kreise in Stadt und Land (Book) Stories of stones and bones: Disciplijarity, narrative and practice in British popular prehistory, by Amanda Rees (Book).

Grafton Elliot Smith, FRS FRCP (Grafton, 15 de agosto de — 1 de janeiro de ) foi um anatomista, Antropólogo e egiptólogo australiano. [1]Morte: 1 de janeiro de (65 anos), Broadstairs.

Sir Grafton Elliot Smith (), professor of anatomy, Egyptologist and anthropologist, was born on 15 August at Grafton, New South Wales, second son of Stephen Sheldrick Smith, headmaster, a Londoner who had migrated inand his Sydney-born wife Mary Jane, née Evans.

2 by Grafton Elliot Smith; The Evolution of the Dragon by Grafton Elliot Smith. Author: Smith, Grafton Elliot, LoC No. Title: The Evolution of the Dragon Contents: Incense and libations -- Dragons and rain gods -- The birth of Aphrodite. Language: English.

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Howard CarterWritten works: The Evolution of the Dragon, The Royal Mummies. Shell Shock and Its Lessons Item Preview remove-circle Grafton Elliot Smith, Tom Hatherley Pear. Publication date Publisher Longmans, Green & co. of Michigan Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

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Elliot Smith, who was at that time working on the Piltdown material, Black became deeply interested in the problems of man’s origin. After World War I and until his death, Black served in China as professor of embryology and neurology at the Peking (Beijing).

Catalogue général des antiquités égyptiennes du Musée du Caire N° The Royal Mummies () by Grafton Elliot Smith. The Ancient Egyptians and the Origin of Civilization. Grafton Elliot Smith. Books for Libraries Press, - Travel - pages.

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Read "The Evolution of the Dragon" by Sir Grafton Elliot Smith available from Rakuten Kobo. An adequate account of the development of the dragon-legend would represent the history of Brand: Library of Alexandria. Sep 6, - Right profile view of the "Elder Lady Mummy" found in tomb KV Image derived from Grafton Elliot Smith's "The Royal Mummies" (Plate XCVII), which was first published in The author died in so the book/image is in the public domain.

Recent genetic tests have conclusively demonstrated that this individual was the mother of the remains found in KV55, now thought (but not. Sir Smith Grafton Elliot. 0 (0 Reviews) Published: Downloads: 4, Share This.

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He became a world authority on neuroanatomy and human prehistory, and was best known publicly for his challenging theory of cultural diffusion - crossing the boundaries of anthropology, archaeology, and history - stemming from his expert knowledge of : by Grafton Elliot Smith.

PREFACE. Some explanation is due to the reader of the form and scope of these elaborations of the lectures which I have given at the John Rylands Library during the last three winters. They deal with a wide range of topics, and the thread which binds them more or less intimately into one connected story is only.

No exact match for smith, grafton elliot, sir, Showing nearby names. Browsing Authors: "Smith, Grafton Elliot, " to "Smith, Hilda Worthington" (Show titles ; Include extended shelves). Grafton Elliot Smith, Egyptology and the Diffusion of Culture Preface Grafton Elliot Smith () is a great forgotten Australian.

He was one of. Grafton Elliot Smith letter, London, to Mr. John Ervine DateDec. 27 Creator Smith, Grafton Elliot, Extent 1 items Repository David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library Language Materials in English.

Grafton Elliot Smith: The Man and His Work. Elkin and N. Macintosh, eds. Sydney: Sydney University Press, x + pp., figures, plates, chapter refer- ences, index. $ (cloth). Paul A. Erickson Saint Mary’s University This book about Smith () and certain anthropological ideas he Author: Paul A.

Erickson. According to the frontispiece of his The Evolution of Man, published inGrafton Elliot Smith held the titles of M.A., M.D., Litt. D.,F.R.C.P., F.R.S., and Professor of Anatomy at the University of London. If titles and academic honors are any guide, he must have been a very intelligent man.

He was well aware of the limitations of human intelligence, and wary of the influence of. Shell Shock and Its Lessons by Sir Grafton Elliot Smith starting at $ Shell Shock and Its Lessons has 9 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

SHELL SHOCK AND ITS LESSONS. By Grafton Elliot Smith, MA. FRCP. FRS. Dean of Faculty of Medicine and Professor of Anatomy, and. Tom Hatherly Pear BSc. Lecturer in Experimental Psychology, Manchester University Medical School. Published Manchester University Press, England.

First edition CONTENTS. Sir Grafton Elliot SMITH ( - ) (From the Introduction) “Never before in the history of archaeological inquiry has any event excited such immediate and world-wide interest as Mr.

Howard Carter's discovery of Tutankhamen's tomb in November The Tomb of Senebtisi at Lisht | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process.

The author, Grafton Elliot Smith (b.d. ), was Australian by birth, and an anatomist by profession. Smith wrote this while a Professor of Anatomy in Manchester, doing ground-breaking work on the evolution of the primate brain.By Grafton Elliot Smith, MA.

MD. FRCP. FRS. Dean of Faculty of Medicine and Professor of Anatomy, and. Tom Hatherly Pear BSc. Lecturer in Experimental Psychology, Manchester University Medical School. Published Manchester University Press, England. First edition CONTENTS. PREFACE. CHAPTER I. The Nature of Shellshock. CHAPTER II.

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