Cultural Anthropology: 101

Author: Jack David Eller

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317550749

Category: Social Science

Page: 200

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This concise and accessible introduction establishes the relevance of cultural anthropology for the modern world through an integrated, ethnographically informed approach. The book develops readers’ understanding and engagement by addressing key issues such as: What it means to be human The key characteristics of culture as a concept Relocation and dislocation of peoples The conflict between political, social and ethnic boundaries The concept of economic anthropology Cultural Anthropology: 101 includes case studies from both classic and contemporary ethnography, as well as a comprehensive bibliography and index. It is an essential guide for students approaching this fascinating field for the first time.

Cultural Anthropology

Global Forces, Local Lives

Author: Jack David Eller

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317428188

Category: Social Science

Page: 384

View: 3658

Cultural Anthropology: Global Forces, Local Lives presents all the key areas of cultural anthropology as well as providing original and nuanced coverage of current and cutting-edge topics. An exceptionally clear and readable introduction, it helps students understand the application of anthropological concepts to the contemporary world and everyday life. Thorough treatment is given throughout the text to issues such as globalization, colonialism, ethnicity, nationalism, neoliberalism, and the state. Changes for the third edition include a brand new chapter on medical anthropology and an updated range of cases studies with a fresh thematic focus on China. The book contains a number of features to support student learning, including: A wealth of color images Definitions of key terms and further reading suggestions in the margins Summaries at the end of every chapter An extensive glossary, bibliography and index.

Cultural Anthropology: An Applied Perspective

Author: Gary Ferraro

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0495100080

Category: Social Science

Page: 472

View: 9724

Explore cultural anthropology in an applied and fascinating way with Gary Ferraro's CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY: AN APPLIED PERSPECTIVE. This contemporary and student-relevant text gives you all the key material you need for your introductory course, plus it will show you that anthropology is for you! With real world applications of the principles and practices of anthropology, this book will help you learn to appreciate other cultures as well as your own. Apply what you learn in this course to those situations that you are likely to encounter in your personal and professional life. What can you do with anthropology today? Check out the real-life examples of cross-cultural misunderstandings and issues (in our popular Cross-Cultural Miscues features) to view 'culture at work.' Also, the book takes a look at specialized vocabularies as illustrated by chickspeak (the language of single, urban, upwardly mobile women), the war in Iraq, environmental degradation, and other contemporary topics. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Studyguide for Cultural Anthropology by Bates, Daniel G., ISBN 9780205370351

Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Publisher: Academic Internet Pub Incorporated

ISBN: 9781428886377

Category: Education

Page: 86

View: 5756

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Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Anthropology

Author: Alan Barnard,Jonathan Spencer,Professor of the Anthropology of South Asia Jonathan Spencer

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1135236410

Category: Reference

Page: 896

View: 4902

Written by leading scholars in the field, this comprehensive and readable resource gives anthropology students a unique guide to the ideas, arguments and history of the discipline. The fully revised and expanded second edition reflects major changes in anthropology in the past decade.

Cultural Anthropology, Appreciating Cultural Diversity

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1467245410

Category: Education

Page: 646

View: 1113

Facts101 is your complete guide to Cultural Anthropology, Appreciating Cultural Diversity. In this book, you will learn topics such as METHOD AND THEORY IN CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY, APPLYING ANTHROPOLOGY, LANGUAGE AND COMMUNICATION, and ETHNICITY AND RACE plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Outlines and Highlights for Cultural Anthropology by Harris, Marvin / Johnson, Orna, Isbn

9780205454433

Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Publisher: Academic Internet Pub Incorporated

ISBN: 9781428886346

Category: Education

Page: 98

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e-Study Guide for: Cultural Anthropology and Human Experience: The Feast of Life by Katherine A. Dettwyler, ISBN 9781577666813

Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1478445688

Category: Education

Page: 71

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Social Science and Historical Perspectives

Society, Science, and Ways of Knowing

Author: Jack David Eller

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317198247

Category: Social Science

Page: 310

View: 7770

This accessible book introduces the story of ‘social science’, with coverage of history, politics, economics, sociology, psychology, anthropology, and geography. Key questions include: How and why did the social sciences originate and differentiate? How are they related to older traditions that have defined Western civilization? What is the unique perspective or ‘way of knowing’ of each social science? What are the challenges—and alternatives—to the social sciences as they stand in the twenty-first century? Eller explains the origin, evolution, methods, and the main figures, literature, concepts, and theories in each discipline. The chapters also feature a range of contemporary examples, with consideration given to how the disciplines address present-day issues.

Studyguide for Cultural Anthropology by Richard H Robbins, Isbn 9781111833947

Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Publisher: Cram101

ISBN: 9781478407133

Category:

Page: 125

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Studyguide for Cultural Anthropology by PhD Scupin, Isbn 9780205158805

Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Publisher: Cram101

ISBN: 9781478407096

Category:

Page: 356

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Studyguide for Inside Cultures: a New Introduction to Cultural Anthropology by William Balee, ISBN 9781598746051

Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Publisher: Cram101

ISBN: 9781490241623

Category:

Page: 117

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Das Mutterrecht

Author: J.J. Bachofen

Publisher: Рипол Классик

ISBN: 5874683496

Category: History

Page: 440

View: 2820

Thinking Like an Anthropologist, A Practical Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1619069636

Category: Education

Page: 80

View: 7162

Facts101 is your complete guide to Thinking Like an Anthropologist, A Practical Introduction to Cultural Anthropology. In this book, you will learn topics such as Three The Holistic Question, Four The Comparative Question, Five The Temporal Question, and Six The Bio-Cultural Question plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Core Concepts in Cultural Anthropology

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1619063727

Category: Education

Page: 71

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Facts101 is your complete guide to Core Concepts in Cultural Anthropology. In this book, you will learn topics such as Language, Culture and the Individual, Expressive Culture: Religion, Worldview, and Art, and The Dimensions of Social Organization plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

e-Study Guide for: Cultural Anthropology by Barbara D. Miller, ISBN 9780205488087

Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1478440139

Category: Education

Page: 138

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Studyguide for Cultural Anthropology: A Toolkit for a Global Age by Kenneth J. Guest, ISBN: 9780393929577

Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Publisher: Cram101

ISBN: 9781497029361

Category: Education

Page: 130

View: 1440

Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Includes all testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides gives all of the outlines, highlights, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanies: 9780393929577. This item is printed on demand.