De-Civilizing Mission: The French Search for the Primitive, 1945-1975
1999-00History, Rice University Return to All Fellows
Daniel J. Sherman engaged in research for his project on “De-Civilizing Mission: The French Search for the Primitive, 1945-1975.” He drafted an article that will become a book chapter on the development of an ethnography of metropolitan France in the mid-twentieth century. His review article on “The Arts and Sciences of Colonialism,” will appear in French Historical Studies. Sherman is Professor of French Studies and History, Rice University.