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List of famous male anthropologists, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male anthropologists list contains the most prominent and top males known for being anthropologists. There are thousand of males working as anthropologists in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic anthropologists have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a anthropologist then the people below should give you inspiration.

List is made up of people like Roland Burrage Dixon and Martin Gray.

While this isn't a list of all male anthropologists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male anthropologists?" and "Who are the best male anthropologists?"
Carlos Castaneda is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Anthropologists
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Carlos Castaneda was an American author with a Ph.D. in anthropology. Starting with The Teachings of Don Juan in 1968, Castaneda wrote a series of books that describe his training in shamanism, particularly a group that he called the Toltecs. The books, narrated in the first person, relate his ...more

Age: Died at 73 (1925-1998)

Birthplace: Cajamarca, Peru

Profession: Anthropologist, Author

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Tobias Schneebaum is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Anthropologists
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Tobias Schneebaum was an American artist, anthropologist, and AIDS activist. He is best known for his experiences living, and traveling among the Harakmbut people of Peru, and the Asmat people of Papua, Western New Guinea, Indonesia then known as Irian Jaya. ...more

Age: Died at 83 (1922-2005)

Birthplace: New York City, Manhattan, USA, New York

Profession: Anthropologist, Artist

Credits: Keep the River on Your Right: A Modern Cannibal Tale

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Al-Biruni is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Anthropologists
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Abū al-Rayhān Muhammad ibn Ahmad al-Bīrūnī, known as Al-Biruni in English, was a Persian Muslim scholar and polymath from the Khwarezm region. Al-Biruni is regarded as one of the greatest scholars of the medieval Islamic era and was well versed in physics, mathematics, astronomy, and natural ...more

Age: Died at 75 (973-1048)

Birthplace: Khwarezm

Profession: Linguist, Mathematician, Anthropologist, Scholar, Physicist, + more

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R. H. Barlow is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Anthropologists
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Robert Hayward Barlow was an American author, avant-garde poet, anthropologist and historian of early Mexico, and expert in the Nahuatl language. He was a correspondent and friend of horror writer H.P. Lovecraft and was appointed by Lovecraft the executor of his literary estate. Born at a time when ...more

Age: Died at 33 (1918-1951)

Birthplace: Leavenworth, Kansas, United States of America

Profession: Anthropologist, Author, Writer

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