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The essence of anthropology

Author: William A Haviland
Publisher: Australia : Wadsworth Cengage Learning, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William A Haviland
OCLC Number: 1244725133
Notes: Previous edition: Australia: Thomson/Wadsworth, 2007.
Description: 1 online resource (xxix, 379 pages : color illustrations, color maps)
Contents: Essence of Anthropology --
Biology and evolution --
Living primates --
Human evolution --
The Neolithic revolution: the domestication of plants and animals --
The emergence of cities and states --
Modern human diversity: race and racism --
The characteristic of culture --
Language and communication --
Social identity, personality and gender --
Subsistence and exchange --
Sex, marriage and family --
Kinship and other methods of grouping --
Politics, power and violence --
Spirituality, religion and the supernatural --
Global changes and the role of anthropology.
Responsibility: William A. Haviland [and 3 others].


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