ISBN-10:
007248537X
ISBN-13:
9780072485370
Pub. Date:
07/13/2002
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Mirror for Humanity: A Concise Introduction to Cultural Anthropology, with Free Powerweb / Edition 3

Mirror for Humanity: A Concise Introduction to Cultural Anthropology, with Free Powerweb / Edition 3

by Conrad Phillip Kottak

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ISBN-13: 9780072485370
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 07/13/2002
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

PrefaceAbout the Author List of Boxes Chapter One: Exploring Cultural Diversity Human Diversity Anthropology Research Methods Ethnography: Anthropology's Distinctive Strategy Ethnographic Techniques Survey Research and Complex Societies Summary Box: The Evolution of Ethnography Chapter Two: Culture What Is Culture? Universality, Particularity, and Generality Mechanisms of Cultural Change Globalization Summary Box: Touching, Affection, Love, and Sex Chapter Three: Ethnicity and Race Ethnic Groups and Ethnicity Race Social Race Stratification and “Intelligence” Ethnic Groups, Nations, and Nationalities Ethnic Tolerance and Accommodation Roots of Ethnic Conflict Summary Box: Ethnic Nationalism Runs Wild Chapter Four: Language and Communication Language Nonverbal Communication The Structure of Language Language, Thought, and Culture Sociolinguistics Historical Linguistics Summary Box: Using Modern Technology to Preserve Linguistic Diversity Chapter Five: Making a Living (and more...)

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