Cultural Anthropology, second Canadian edition, provides the classic introduction to principles and processes of anthropology. Written in a distinctly Canadian voice, the second edition helps students analyze, interpret and understand the issues of cultural anthropology. Original research, profiles of anthropologists and a feature that relates anthropological findings to current events all contribute to the readers understanding of cultural anthropology in both Canada and internationally. Many exciting changes have been introduced into Cultural Anthropology, second Canadian edition including the addition of a Medical Anthropology chapter.
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Dr. William A. Haviland is Professor Emeritus at the University of Vermont, where he has taught since 1965. He holds a Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of Pennsylvania and has published widely on archaeological, ethnological, and physical anthropological research carried out in Guatemala, Maine, and Vermont. Dr. Haviland is a member of many professional societies, including the American Anthropological Association and the American Association for the Advancement of Science and he has participated in many projects, including "Gender and the Anthropological Curriculum," sponsored by the American Anthropological Association in 1988. Dr. Haviland has always loved teaching and writing for Anthropology students and he has a passionate interest in indigenous rights, having worked with the Maya for years. He continues to work with Native Americans in the northeastern United States.
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Book Description Harcourt College Pub, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 9. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX015508268X