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date: 19 April 2021

Gluckman, (Herman) Maxlocked

  • M. Fortes
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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 ...

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