Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 03 March 2021

Gluckman, (Herman) Maxlocked

(1911–1975)
  • M. Fortes
  • , revised

Extract

Gluckman, (Herman) Max (1911–1975), social anthropologist, was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, on 26 January 1911, the second child in the family of three sons and one daughter of Emmanuel Gluckmann, a lawyer of strong liberal views, and his wife, Kate Cohen, who was a leading personality in the Zionist movement. Proud of their Russian-Jewish background, the family, except for ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

John Rylands University Library of Manchester
Proceedings of the British Academy
Cambridge University Library