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MA, MPhil and PhD theses 1927-1960

1927

PhD

Firth, R.W.

Economic Organisation of Polynesian Societies

1928

PhD

Evans-Pritchard, E. E.

The Asande of the Bahr-el-Ghazal Province of the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan

1928

PhD

Powdermaker, H.

A Sociological Study of Leadership in Primitive Society

1929

PhD

Schapera, I.

The Tribal System in South Africa: a Study of the Bushmen and Hottentots

1930

PhD

Richards, A. I.

The Sociological Importance of Food, with Special Reference to the Organisation of the Bantu Society

1931

MA

Hogbin, H.I.P.

The Maintenance of Order in Oceania

1931

PhD

Wales, H. G. Q.

Siamese State Ceremonies: their History and Function

1932

PhD

Goodfellow, D. M.

Culture Contact between Bantu and European in South East Africa as illustrated by the life of Sir Theophilus Shepstone

1932

PhD

Yates, T.J.A.

The Principles and Mechanisms of Education among Primitive Peoples and the Applications of these in European Controlled Education of the Natives in Africa

1934

PhD

Kirzner, W.

Some Ancients Asseverations and Affirmations in the Light of Cultural Anthropology

1934

PhD

Obrebski, J.

Family Organisation among Slavs (as Reflected in Custom of Couvade)

1934

PhD

Howes, H. W.

The Functional Aspects of the Legend of St James of Compostela

1934

PhD

Read, M. H. 

Primitive Economics with Special Reference to Culture Contact

1935

PhD

Lincoln, J. S.

The Dream in Primitive Cultures

1935

PhD

Piddington, R. O.

Culture and Neurosis

1935

PhD

Nadel, S. F.

The Political and Religious Structure of Nupe Society (Northern Nigeria)

1936

PhD

Simons, H. J.

A Study of Criminal Law and its Administration in South Africa, Southern Rhodesia and Kenya 

1937

PhD

Aiyappan, A.

Culture Change in South-Western India

1938

PhD

Fei Hsiao-t'ung

Kaihsienkung: Economic Life in a Chinese Village

1938

PhD

Kaberry, P. M.

The Position of Women in Australian Aboriginal Society

1938

PhD

Stanner, W. E. H.

Economic Changes in North Australian Tribes

1938

PhD

Waligorski, A. O.

The Language of Suggestion, Magic and Propaganda

1940

PhD

Hsu Lang Kwang

The Functioning of a North China Family

1942

PhD

Miles, G. P. L.

Primitive Agriculture

1943

PhD

Beemer, H.

Rank among the Swazi of the Protectorate

1945

PhD

Little, K. L. 

The Anthropology of Some Coloured Communities in Great Britain with Comparative Material on Colour Prejudice

1947

PhD

Leach, E. R.

Cultural Change with Special Reference to the Hill Tribes of Burma and Assam

1948

MA

Freedman, M.

The Sociology of Race Relations in South East Asia with Special Reference to British Malaya

1948

PhD

Geddes, W. R.

An Analysis of Cultural Change in Fiji

1948

PhD

Read, K. E.

The Relationship between Food- Production and Social Structure in Simple Societies

1948

PhD

Stewart, K. R. 

Magico-Religious Beliefs and Practices in Primitive Society - a Sociological Interpretation of their Therapeutic Aspects

1948

PhD

Tien Ju-Kang

Religious Cults and Social Structure of the Shan States of the Yunnen-Burma Frontier

1949

PhD

Belshaw, C. S.

Economic Aspects of Culture Contact in Eastern Melanesia, with Special Reference to the Influence of a Monetary Economy

1949

MA

Gunn, H. D.

Some Anthropological Aspects of Mexican Immigrant Settlement in Dallas, Texas

1949

MA

Scobie, R. A.

The Technology and Economics of Fishing in Relation to Hawaiian Culture

1949

MA

Ward, B. E. 

The Social Organisation of the Ewe- Speaking People: an Analytical and Comparative Study

1950

MA

Gallagher, O. R.

The Social Structure of a French Village Community, with Special Reference to the Kinship System

1950

MA

Nidd, J. P.

Caste and Rank in Primitive Society and its Relationship to Systems of Social Integration

1951

PhD

Sheddick, V. G. J.

Socio-Economic Study of Peasant Land Tenure in Basutoland

1952

PhD

Gulliver, P. H.

Kinship and Property among the Jie and Turkana

1952

PhD

Southall, A. W.

Alur Society: a Study in Processes and Types of Domination

1953

PhD

Garigue, P.

An Anthropological Interpretation of Changing Political Leadership in West Africa

1953

PhD

Mayer, A. C.

Indian Rural Society in Fiji

1954

PhD

Benedict, B.

Muslim and Buddhist Associations in London

1954

MA

Junod, V. I.

New Social Groupings in Southern Bantu Urban areas (A study of Bantu Urbanisation)

1954

PhD

Vallee, F. G.

Social Structure and Organisation in a Hebridean Community

1954

MA

Wittermans, E.

The Social Organisation of an Industrial Work Group

1955

PhD

Berndt, C. H.

Mythology in the Eastern Central Highlands of New Guinea

1955

PhD

Berndt, R. M.

Social Control among Central Highlanders of New Guinea

1955

PhD

Djamour, J.

The Malay Family in Singapore

1955

MA

Nicholson, M. R.

Iroquois and Europeans: a Study of Seventeenth Century Contact Situation

1955

PhD

Wittermans, T.

Social Organisation of Ambonese Refugees in Holland

1956

PhD

Bott, E. J.

The Social Organisation of Twenty London Families

1956

MA

Elliss, J. D.

Some Problems Concerning the Chinese in Oceania

1956

PhD

Palmier, L. H.

Status Groups in Java, Indonesia

1957

MA

McLeod, N.

The Social Context of Music in a Polynesian Community

1957

MA

Taylor, B. K.

The Social Structure of the Batoro

1958

PhD

Cool, J. C.

American Administrative Policies in Tuituila in Relation to the Samoan Authority Structures

1958

PhD

Metge, A. J.

The Changing Structure of Maori Society: a Study in Social Process in Urban and Rural Areas of Northern New Zealand

1958

MA

Sein, S.

The Position of Women in Hinayana Buddhist Countries (Burma, Ceylon and Thailand)

1959

PhD

Ackah, C. A.

An Ethical Study of the Akan Tribes of Ghana

1959

PhD

Peter, Prince

A Study of Polyandry

1960

PhD

Jayawardena, C.

Social Structure of a Sugar Estate Community in British Guiana, with Special Reference to Theories of Social Conflict and Control

1960

MA

Karimi, S. K. 

Changing Political Institutions in East Africa

1960

MA

Scheinfeld, D. R.

A Comparative Study of Ancestor Worship, with Special Reference to Social Structure

 

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