Essentials of Cultural Anthropology (with InfoTrac ) / Edition 1

Essentials of Cultural Anthropology (with InfoTrac ) / Edition 1

by Garrick Bailey, James Peoples
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534586260

ISBN-13: 9780534586263

Pub. Date: 06/22/2001

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This text is a brief, more affordable version of the Peoples and Bailey, HUMANITY: AN INTRODUCTION TO CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY, Fifth Edition (2000). Its coverage of core topics, smaller size, and economical price make it well suited for instructors who wish to adopt a core text along with supplemental texts such as readers and ethnographies. The text shares, in a

Overview

This text is a brief, more affordable version of the Peoples and Bailey, HUMANITY: AN INTRODUCTION TO CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY, Fifth Edition (2000). Its coverage of core topics, smaller size, and economical price make it well suited for instructors who wish to adopt a core text along with supplemental texts such as readers and ethnographies. The text shares, in a briefer format, the same rich characteristics that made HUMANITY a best-seller over the years: strong scholarship, rich ethnographic examples and a unique focus on modern ethnicity and the survival of indigenous peoples.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534586263
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
06/22/2001
Edition description:
with Info Trac
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
9.80(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.50(d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

1. The Study of Humanity. 2. Culture. 3. Culture and Language. 4. Studying Cultures: Approaches and Methods. 5. Adapation: Environment and Cultures. 6. Exchange and Economic Systems. 7. Domestic Life. 8. Kinship. 9. Gender. 10. Politics and Social Inequality. 11. Religion and World Review. 12. Art and Aesthetic. 13. Globalism and Ethnicity. 14. The Future of Indigenous Peoples. Appendix. The Internet and Anthropology.

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