Applying Cultural Anthropology: An Introductory Reader / Edition 8

Applying Cultural Anthropology: An Introductory Reader / Edition 8

by Aaron Podolefsky, Peter Brown, Scott Lacy
     
 

Applying Cultural Anthropology: An Introductory Reader is a collection of articles that provide compelling examples of applied research in cultural anthropology. In this age of globalization and increased cultural intolerance, the basic messages of public anthropology are more important than ever. The eighth edition offers 8 new readings and a new chart at the

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Applying Cultural Anthropology: An Introductory Reader is a collection of articles that provide compelling examples of applied research in cultural anthropology. In this age of globalization and increased cultural intolerance, the basic messages of public anthropology are more important than ever. The eighth edition offers 8 new readings and a new chart at the beginning of the text to help instructors and students locate key themes and topics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073405339
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies,Inc.
Publication date:
10/28/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

CULTURE AND FIELDWORK1. Body Ritual Among Nacirema - Horace Miner,1956 2. *Slumber's Unexplored Landscape - Bruce Bower, 1999 3. Tricking and Tripping: Fieldwork on Prostitution in the Era of AIDS - Claire E. Sterk, 2000 4. Crack in Spanish Harlem - Philippe Bourgois, 1989 5. Profile of an Anthropologist — Corporate Anthropologists - Jennifer J. Laabs, 1992 CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION 6. Shakespeare in the Bush - Laura Bohannan, 1966 7. *To Give Up on Words: Silence in Western Apache Culture Keith Basso, 1970 8. A Cultural Approach to Male-Female Miscommunication - Daniel N. Maltz and Ruth A. Borker -1982 9. Suite for Ebony and Phonics - John R. Rickford, 1997 CULTURE AND FOOD 10. Ancient Bodies, Modern Customs, and Our Health - Elizabeth D. Whitaker, 1998 11. Chinese Table Manners: You are How You Eat - Eugene Cooper, 1986 12. Culture and the Evolution of Obesity - Peter J. Brown, 1991 CULTURE AND AGRICULTURE (and more...)

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