Lowie

Lowie
(derogatory) despicable, deplorable person; scumbag (from 'lowlife')

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • LÖWIE (R. H.) — LÖWIE ROBERT HARRY (1883 1957) Anthropologue américain d’origine autrichienne, né à Vienne, disciple de Boas, dont il fut l’élève à l’université Columbia (New York), Robert H. Löwie travailla longtemps sous la direction de Clark Wissler à… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Lowie —   [ ləʊɪ], Robert Heinrich (Harry), amerikanischer Ethnologe, * Wien 12. 6. 1883, ✝ Berkeley (Calif.) 21. 9. 1957; 1921 50 Professor in Berkeley. Lowie war Schüler von F. Boas. Er vertrat unter dem Einfluss der Philosophie von E. Mach die… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Lowie — Lowie, Robert H …   Dictionary of sociology

  • lowie — see lowy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lowie — Robert Harry Lowie (* 12. Juni 1883 in Wien; † 21. September 1957) war ein US amerikanischer Anthropologe. Der Experte für nordamerikanische indigene Gesellschaften war eine bedeutende Person für die Entwicklung moderner anthropologischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lowie — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronymie Jules Lowie (1913 1960) est un coureur cycliste belge. Patrick Lowie (1964 ) est un écrivain belge de langue français e et éditeur (Ed. Biliki) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • lowie — I Australian Slang (derogatory) despicable, deplorable person; scumbag (from lowlife ) II Cumbrian Dictionary ( n la weey) money. e.g. I ve got nee lowie left coz I was out last night = My cash flow situation has taken a turn for the worse due to …   English dialects glossary

  • LOWIE, ROBERT HARRY — (1883–1957), U.S. anthropologist. Born in Vienna, Lowie was taken to the U.S. and educated in New York. He studied anthropology under franz boas , and served two institutions, the American Museum of Natural History (1907–17) and the University of …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Lowie, Robert H. — ▪ American anthropologist in full  Robert Harry Lowie  born June 12, 1883, Vienna, Austria died Sept. 21, 1957, Berkeley, Calif., U.S.       Austrian born American anthropologist whose extensive studies of North American Plains Indians include… …   Universalium

  • Lowie, Robert H. — (1883 1957) A student of Franz Boas , Lowie s book Primitive Society (1920) was the first modern survey of social organization in non Western societies since the decline of evolutionism . Lowie was not afraid to attack the theories of Lewis Henry …   Dictionary of sociology

  • lowie cowie — Cumbrian Dictionary ( n la weey ca wee) cash point, ATM. e.g. I ve gotta gan ter the lowie cowie coz I ve gut nin left = My cash flow situation has taken a turn for the worse so I must make a withdrawal from the hole in the wall …   English dialects glossary

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