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Conformity and conflict : readings in cultural anthropology

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** Classic reading from previous editions of Conformity and Conflict TABLE OF CONTENTS: Preface World Map and Geographical Placement of Readings Ch. 1: Culture and Ethnography 1 Ethnography and Culture, James P. Spradley2 Eating Christmas in the Kalahari, Richard Borshay Lee3 Shakespeare in the Bush, Laura Bohannan4 Fieldwork on Prostitution in the Era of AIDS, Claire E. Sterk5 Nice Girls Don't Talk to Rastas, George Gmelch Ch. 2: 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 Boehlke9 Anthropologists Investigate Communications Technology, Belle Mellor Ch. 3: Ecology and Subsistence 10 The Hunters: Scarce Resources in the Kalahari, Richard Borshay Lee 11 Adaptive Failure: Easter's End, Jared Diamond12 When the Turtle Collapses, Bernard Nietschmann** 13 Forest Development the Indian Way, Richard K. Reed Ch. 4: Economic Systems 14 Reciprocity and the Power of Giving, Lee Cronk15 Global Women in the New Economy, Barbara Ehrenreich and Arlie Russell Hochschild16 Cocaine and the Economic Deterioration of Bolivia, Jack Weatherford17 Malawi versus the World Bank, Sonia Patten Ch. 5: Kinship and Family 18 Mother's Love: Death without Weeping, Nancy Scheper-Hughes19 Family and Kinship in Village India, David W. McCurdy20 Polyandry: When Brothers Share a Wife, Melvyn C. Goldstein**21 Uterine Families and the Women's Community, Margery Wolf Ch. 6: Identity, Roles, and Groups 22 Heading Home: Women, Work, and Identity in America, Dianna Shandy23 Poverty , Office Work, and the Crack Alternative, Philippe Bourgois24 Symbolizing Roles: Behind the Veil, Elizabeth W. Fernea and Robert A. Fernea25 Mixed Blood, Jeffrey M. Fish Ch. 7: Law and Politics 26 Cross-Cultural Law: The Case of the Gypsy Offender, Anne Sutherland27 Life without Chiefs, Marvin Harris28 The Founding Indian Fathers , Jack Weatherford 29 The Kindness of Strangers: The U.S. and Iraq, Robin Fox Ch. 8: Religion, Magic, and World View 30 Taraka's Ghost, Stanley A. Freed and Ruth S. Freed31 Baseball Magic, George Gmelch32 Run for the Wall: An American Pilgrimage, Jill Dubisch33 Body Ritual Among the Nacirema, Horace Miner Ch. 9: Globalization 34 New Americans: The Road to Refugee Resettlement , Dianna Shandy35 Why Tourism Matters, Sharon Gmelch 36 Japanese Hip-Hop and the Globalization of Popular Culture, Ian Condry Ch. 10: Culture Change and Applied Anthropology 37 The Kayapo Resistance, Terence Turner38 Medical Anthropology: Improving Nutrition in Malawi, Sonia Patten39 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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