Introduction to Cultural Anthropology / Edition 1

Introduction to Cultural Anthropology / Edition 1

by Garrick Bailey, James Peoples
     
 

ISBN-10: 031402820X

ISBN-13: 9780314028204

Pub. Date: 09/03/1998

Publisher: Cengage Learning

A briefer version of Peoples and Bailey's best-selling HUMANITY: AN INTRODUCTION TO CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 4th (1997). HUMANITY, 4th is noteworthy for its strong historical coverage and concentration on ethnic conflict in the modern world. The brief text will condense much of this material, appealing to the significant number of instructors who assign

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A briefer version of Peoples and Bailey's best-selling HUMANITY: AN INTRODUCTION TO CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 4th (1997). HUMANITY, 4th is noteworthy for its strong historical coverage and concentration on ethnic conflict in the modern world. The brief text will condense much of this material, appealing to the significant number of instructors who assign supplemental readings and ethnographies along with a main text. INTRODUCTION TO CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY is a more accessible text with greater visual appeal and simpler graphs and concept summaries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314028204
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
09/03/1998
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
8.04(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

1. The Study of Humanity. 2. Culture. 3. Culture and Language. 4. Studying Culture: Approaches and Methods. 5. Adaptation: Environment and Cultures. 6. Exchange and Economic Systems. 7. Domestic Life. 8. Kinship. 9. Gender. 10. Politics and Social Inequality. 11. Religion and the Supernatural. 12. Personality Formation and the Life Cycle. 13. Anthropology and the Modern World. 14. The Future of Indigenous Peoples. APPENDIX. NOTES. GLOSSARY. BIBLIOGRAPHY. CREDITS. INDEX.

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