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A variant procedure has been for a different social anthropologist to make a restudy of a community investigated earlier. Students may participate in these research efforts through field schools and in laboratory settings. Corry is an explicit and open advocate, as is Jonathan Mazower. Although 19th century ethnologists saw "diffusion" and "independent invention" as mutually exclusive and competing theories, most ethnographers quickly reached a consensus that both processes occur, and that both can plausibly account for cross-cultural similarities.

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