Humanity: An Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (with InfoTrac) / Edition 6

Humanity: An Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (with InfoTrac) / Edition 6

by James Peoples, Garrick Bailey, Garrick Bailey
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0534588131

ISBN-13: 9780534588137

Pub. Date: 07/09/2002

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This is a mainstream comprehensive cultural anthropology text with a balanced theoretical perspective.

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This is a mainstream comprehensive cultural anthropology text with a balanced theoretical perspective.

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ISBN-13:
9780534588137
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/09/2002
Edition description:
With InfoTrac
Pages:
456

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Table of Contents

1.The Study of Humanity. I. HUMANITY, CULTURE, AND LANGUAGE. 2. Culture. 3. Culture and Language. 4. Enculturation and the Life Cycle. II. THEORIES AND METHODS OF CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY. 5. The Development of Anthropological Thought. 6. Methods of Investigation. III. DIVERSITY. 7. Adaptation: Environment and Cultures. 8. Exchange in Economic Systems. 9. Marriage, Family, and Residence. 10. Kinship. 11. Gender. 12. Political Life. 13. Social Inequality and Stratification. 14. Relations with the Supernatural. 15. Art and the Aesthetic. IV. ANTHROPOLOGY IN THE MODERN WORLD. 16. Globalization. 17. Ethnicity and Ethnic Conflict. 18. World Problems and the Practice of Anthropology.

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