Applying Anthropology: An Introductory Reader / Edition 8

Applying Anthropology: An Introductory Reader / Edition 8

by Aaron Podolefsky, Peter Brown, Podolefsky Aaron
     
 

ISBN-10: 007353093X

ISBN-13: 9780073530932

Pub. Date: 07/21/2006

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

This supplementary reader is composed of both classic and contemporary articles that demonstrate the significant contributions that cultural anthropologists make; the emphasis is on the applicability of cultural anthropology to understanding and improving the present day human condition.

Overview

This supplementary reader is composed of both classic and contemporary articles that demonstrate the significant contributions that cultural anthropologists make; the emphasis is on the applicability of cultural anthropology to understanding and improving the present day human condition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073530932
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
07/21/2006
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

* Indicates a selection new to this editionBIOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY 1. Teaching Theories: The Evolution-Creation Controversy - Robert Root-Bernstein and Donald L. McEachron, 1982 2. What are Friends For? - Barbara Smuts, 1987 3. What's Love Got to Do With It? - Meredith Small, 1992 4. *Mothers and Others - Sarah Blaffer Hardy, 2001 5. *Once We Were Not Alone - Ian Tattersall, 2000 6. Ancient Bodies, Modern Customs and Our Health - Elizabeth D. Whitaker, 1998 7. *Slumber's Unexplored Landscape - Bruce Bower, 1999 8. Ancient Genes and Modern Health - S. Boyd Eaton and Melvin Konner - 1985 9. The Tall and the Short of It - Barry Bogin, 1998 ARCHAEOLOGY 10. *Battle of the Bones - Bonnichsen and Schneider, 2000 11. Worst Mistake in the History of the Human Race - Jared Diamond, 1987 12. New Women of The Ice Age - Heather Pringle, 1998 13. Disease & Death at Dr. Dickson's Mounds - Alan H. Goodman and George J. Armelagos,1985 (and more...)

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