Anthropology and Contemporary Human Problems / Edition 3

Anthropology and Contemporary Human Problems / Edition 3

by John H. Bodley
     
 

Using the cross-cultural, evolutionary, and multi-disciplinary perspectives that are unique to anthropology, this text examines contemporary civilization's most pressing problems and generates ideas for solutions and hope for the future. See more details below

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Using the cross-cultural, evolutionary, and multi-disciplinary perspectives that are unique to anthropology, this text examines contemporary civilization's most pressing problems and generates ideas for solutions and hope for the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781559345224
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
11/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
244

Table of Contents

Preface
1Anthropological Perspectives on Contemporary Human Problems1
2Adaptation, Culture Scale, and the Environmental Crisis23
3Natural Resources and the Culture of Consumption65
4Malnutrition and the Evolution of Food Systems95
5Commercial Factory Food Systems131
6The Population Problem161
7Poverty and Conflict187
8The Future223
Bibliography245
Index269

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