Compares and analyzes the principles of cultural variation through broad geographical coverage and numerous examples. A new chapter focuses on global social problems such as homelessness, family violence, crime, war, AIDS, disasters and famine, and discusses applied and practising anthropology.
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The Eighth Edition represents the most comprehensive revision to date-- reflecting the most recent anthropological research and controversial developments and integrating new features in each chapter aimed at sparking and maintaining student interest.From the Back Cover:
This Ninth Edition reflects the most recent anthropological research and controversial developments, integrating new features so to spark and maintain the reader's interest. With an enhanced visual presentation and a strong focus on applied anthropology, this book highlights current topics, and provides an in-depth look at current research projects or research controversies. An included CD-ROM has been adapted to coincide with the book's chapters and provides quizzes, exercises, Internet links, and links to portions of the text for definitions.
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Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 7th. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0131945238
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