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How to think like an anthropologist

Author: Matthew Engelke
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What is anthropology? What can it tell us about the world? Why, in short, does it matter? For well over a century, cultural anthropologists have circled the globe, from Papua New Guinea to suburban England and from China to California, uncovering surprising facts and insights about how humans organize their lives and articulate their values. In the process, anthropology has done more than any other discipline to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Engelke
ISBN: 9780691178783 069117878X 9780691193137 0691193134
OCLC Number: 1005887302
Notes: Reprint. Originally published as: Think like an anthropologist. London : Pelican, 2017.
Description: 326 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Culture --
Civilization --
Values --
Value --
Blood --
Identity --
Authority --
Reason --
Nature.
Other Titles: Think like an anthropologist
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