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Quotation by Ruth Benedict
The adequate study of culture, our own and those on the opposite side of the globe, can press on to fulfillment only as we learn today from the humanities as well as from the scientists.
Ruth Benedict (1887–1948), U.S. anthropologist. An Anthropologist at Work, part 5 (1959).
From the conclusion of "Anthropology and the Humanities," the address that she gave in December 1947 as Retiring President of the American Anthropological Association.
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