Cultural Anthropology in a Globalizing World / Edition 3 by Barbara D. Miller | 9780205786367 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Cultural Anthropology in a Globalizing World / Edition 3

Cultural Anthropology in a Globalizing World / Edition 3

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by Barbara D. Miller
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205786367

ISBN-13: 9780205786367

Pub. Date: 12/30/2011

Publisher: Pearson

For courses in Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

Show students how anthropology can help them understand today’s world
Cultural Anthropology in a Globalizing World presents a brief, balanced introduction to the world’s cultures, focusing on how they interact and change. Author Barbara Miller encourages students to

Overview

For courses in Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

Show students how anthropology can help them understand today’s world
Cultural Anthropology in a Globalizing World presents a brief, balanced introduction to the world’s cultures, focusing on how they interact and change. Author Barbara Miller encourages students to think critically about other cultures as well as their own, and offers frequent opportunities to engage deeply with key concepts. Featuring the latest research and statistics throughout, the Fourth Edition has been updated with contemporary examples of anthropology in action, addressing recent newsworthy events such as the Ebola epidemic.

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Cultural Anthropology in a Globalizing World, Fourth Edition is also available via REVEL™, an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience.

Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab™ & Mastering™ does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab & Mastering, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205786367
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
12/30/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
360
Sales rank:
240,072
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

1. Anthropology and the Study of Culture
2. Researching Culture
3. Economic Systems
4. Reproduction and Human Development
5. Disease, Illness, and Healing
6. Kinship and Domestic Life
7. Social Groups and Social Stratification
8. Power, Politics, and Social Order
9. Communication
10. Religion
11. Expressive Culture
12. People on the Move
13. People Defining Development

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