Cultural Anthropology: An Applied Perspective / Edition 8

Cultural Anthropology: An Applied Perspective / Edition 8

by Gary Ferraro, Susan Andreatta
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0495601926

ISBN-13: 9780495601920

Pub. Date: 02/24/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This mainstream, comprehensive cultural anthropology text takes an applied perspective to the study of society's behavior. Applied anthropology, for most of the last decade, has been a major focus for the beginning cultural course. This best-selling text remains the only mainstream text to be written by an applied anthropologist.

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This mainstream, comprehensive cultural anthropology text takes an applied perspective to the study of society's behavior. Applied anthropology, for most of the last decade, has been a major focus for the beginning cultural course. This best-selling text remains the only mainstream text to be written by an applied anthropologist.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495601920
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/24/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
460
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

1. What Is Anthropology? 2. The Concept of Culture. 3. Applied Anthropology. 4. The Growth of Anthropological Theory. 5. Methods in Cultural Anthropology. 6. Language and Communication. 7. Subsistence Patterns. 8. Economics. 9. Marriage and the Family. 10. Kinship and Descent. 11. Sex and Gender. 12. Social Stratification. 13. Political Organization and Social Control. 14. Belief Systems. 15. Art. 16. The Modern World Order, Global Challenges, and the Role of Applied Anthropology.

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