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Conformity and conflict : readings in cultural anthropology

Author: James P Spradley; David W McCurdy
Publisher: Indianapolis, Ind. : Prentice Hall ; London : Pearson Education [distributor], 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 13th edView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James P Spradley; David W McCurdy
ISBN: 9780205645855 0205645852
OCLC Number: 244652525
Notes: Previous edition: Boston, Mass.; London: Allyn and Bacon, 2006.
Includes index.
Description: pages cm
Contents: All new or updated articles appear in bold *New to the 13th Edition ** Classic reading from previous editions of Conformity and Conflict TABLE OF CONTENTS: Preface World Map and Geographical Placement of Readings ONE Culture and Ethnography 1 Ethnography and Culture, James P. Spradley 2 Eating Christmas in the Kalahari, Richard Borshay Lee 3 Shakespeare in the Bush, Laura Bohannan 4 Fieldwork on Prostitution in the Era of AIDS, Claire E. Sterk 5 Nice Girls Don't Talk to Rastas, George Gmelch* TWO Language and Communication 6 Managing Meaning: The Military Name Game, Sarah Boxer** 7 Conversation Style: Talking on the Job, Deborah Tannen 8 Tattoo Talk: "Juicing" Customers, Jennifer Boehlke* 9 Anthropologists Investigate Communications Technology, Belle Mellor* THREE Ecology and Subsistence 10 The Hunters: Scarce Resources in the Kalahari, Richard Borshay Lee 11 Adaptive Failure: Easter's End, Jared Diamond 12 When the Turtle Collapses, Bernard Nietschmann** 13 Forest Development the Indian Way, Richard K. Reed FOUR Economic Systems 14 Reciprocity and the Power of Giving, Lee Cronk 15 Global Women in the New Economy, Barbara Ehrenreich and Arlie Russell Hochschild* 16 Cocaine and the Economic Deterioration of Bolivia, Jack Weatherford 17 Malawi versus the World Bank, Sonia Patten* FIVE Kinship and Family 18 Mother's Love: Death without Weeping, Nancy Scheper-Hughes 19 Family and Kinship in Village India, David W. McCurdy 20 Polyandry: When Brothers Share a Wife, Melvyn C. Goldstein** 21 Uterine Families and the Women's Community, Margery Wolf SIX Identity, Roles, and Groups 22 Heading Home: Women, Work, and Identity in America, Dianna Shandy* 23 Poverty , Office Work, and the Crack Alternative, Philippe Bourgois 24 Symbolizing Roles: Behind the Veil, Elizabeth W. Fernea and Robert A. Fernea 25 Mixed Blood, Jeffrey M. Fish SEVEN Law and Politics 26 Cross-Cultural Law: The Case of the Gypsy Offender, Anne Sutherland 27 Life without Chiefs, Marvin Harris 28 The Founding Indian Fathers , Jack Weatherford 29 The Kindness of Strangers: The U.S. and Iraq, Robin Fox* EIGHT Religion, Magic, and World View 30 Taraka's Ghost, Stanley A. Freed and Ruth S. Freed 31 Baseball Magic, George Gmelch 32 Run for the Wall: An American Pilgrimage, Jill Dubisch 33 Body Ritual Among the Nacirema, Horace Miner* NINE Globalization 34 New Americans: The Road to Refugee Resettlement , Dianna Shandy 35 Why Tourism Matters, Sharon Gmelch* 36 Japanese Hip-Hop and the Globalization of Popular Culture, Ian Condry TEN Culture Change and Applied Anthropology 37 The Kayapo Resistance, Terence Turner 38 Medical Anthropology: Improving Nutrition in Malawi, Sonia Patten 39 Using Anthropology, David McCurdy 40 Career Advice for Anthropology Undergraduates, John T. Omohundro Glossary Index
Responsibility: edited by James W. Spradley, David W. McCurdy.


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