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Cultural anthropology : an applied perspective

Author: Gary P Ferraro; Susan Andreatta
Publisher: Stamford, CT : Cengage Learning, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Tenth editionView all editions and formats
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Helps you explore cultural anthropology and its relevance in today's world. This book provides examples and applications of the principles and practices of anthropology, helping readers appreciate  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary P Ferraro; Susan Andreatta
ISBN: 9781285738499 1285738497
OCLC Number: 875734210
Description: xxvii, 450 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm
Contents: Ch. 1 What is Anthropology? --
Ch. 2 The concept of culture --
Ch. 3 Applied Anthropology --
Ch. 4 The growth of Anthropological theory --
Ch. 5 Applied Anthropology methods in Cultural Anthropology --
Ch. 6 Language and communication --
Ch. 7 Subsistence patterns --
Ch. 8 Economics --
Ch. 9 Marriage and the Family --
Ch. 10 Kinship and descent --
Ch. 11 Sex and Gender --
Ch. 12 Social stratification --
Ch. 13 Political organization and social control --
Ch. 14 Belief systems --
Ch. 15 Art --
Ch. 16 Gobal challenges and the role of applied Anthropology
Responsibility: Gary Ferraro, Susan Andreatta.

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1. What Is Anthropology? 2. The Concept of Culture. 3. Applied Anthropology. 4. The Growth of Anthropological Theory. 5. Methods in Cultural Anthropology. 6. Language and Communication. 7. Read more...

 
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