ⓘ Napoleon Chagnon


ⓘ Napoleon Chagnon

Napoleon Alphonseau Chagnon was an American anthropologist, professor of anthropology at the University of Missouri in Columbia. He was a member of the National Academy of Sciences. Chagnon was known for his long-term ethnographic field work among the Yanomamo.

Chagnon died at the age of 81 on September 21, 2019 in Traverse City, Michigan.


1. Other websites

  • Grossman, Andrew. "Napoleon Chagnons Waterloo", The Dartmouth Review, 30 October 2000.
  • Wallace, Scott. "Napoleon in Exile", National Geographic Adventure Magazine, April 2002.
  • Brockmann, John. "Edge Special Event feat. Napoleon Chagnon",, 6 June 2013.
  • Napoleon Chagnon on IMDb