Societies and institutions which are devoted to anthropological research.
The conclusions deducible from their anthropological features - apart from the general difficulty of arriving at safe conclusions on this ground alone, on account of the variability of the ethnological type under various conditions of life - are also rather indefinite.
The anthropological expert, on the other hand, insists on making the primitive point of view itself the be-all and end-all of his investigations.
But cp. Dr Farnell's essay " On the Place of the Sonder-Gottcr in Greek Polytheism," in Anthropological Essays presented to Edward Burnett Tylor (1907), p. 8r.
In 1886; he was president of the Anthropological Institute, and F.R.S.