2nd Edition-Inventory is subject to prior sale. SHIPPING: Only Standard shipping to PO Boxes. We are not able to ship to APO/FPOs or Internationally. Orders are shipped from Illinois. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: CULTURE is the latest addition to the M-series. This thoroughly updated 2nd edition magazine style text for the Introduction to Cultural Anthropology course offers scholarly content in an engaging design that will captivate your students. Through eye-catching pedagogical features, students develop a better understanding of the material and will retain a greater amount of course concepts. This book presents cultural anthropology in a way that is both captivating and relevant to today’s student at a price that they prefer.
More current, more portable, more captivating, plus a rigorous and innovative research foundation adds up to: more learning. When you meet students where they are, you can take them where you want them to be.
About the Author: Lisa L. Gezon is a cultural anthropologist who graduated from the University of Michigan in 1995. She has been teaching Anthropology at the University of West Georgia since 1996 and is currently a Professor in the Department of Anthropology. Her primary research area has been in Madagascar, but she has also conducted research in the state of Georgia (U.S.A.) and in Senegal, West Africa. She is interested in many facets of humans and their relationship to the material environment, including conservation and protected area management (Madagascar), management of water commons (coastal Georgia), and the contribution of peanut farming to deforestation (Senegal). She is currently interested in the commodity chains of the drug khat in Madagascar, considering land cover change, rural and urban livelihoods, and the cultural politics of drug policies and perceptions. Her research has been funded by the National Geographic Society, National Science Foundation, and a U.S. Department of Education Fulbright-Hays Faculty Research Abroad Fellowship. Significant publications include Gezon, Lisa L. 2006. Global Visions, Local Landscapes: A Political Ecology of Conservation, Conflict, and Control in Northern Madagascar, AltaMira Press; and Paulson, Susan and Lisa L. Gezon 2005. Political Ecology, Across Spaces, Scales and Social Groups (coauthored with Susan Paulson), Rutgers University Press.
Conrad Phillip Kottak (A.B. Columbia, 1963; Ph.D. Columbia, 1966) is the Julian H. Steward Collegiate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Michigan, where he has taught since 1968. He served as Anthropology Department chair from 1996 to 2006. In 1991 he was honored for his teaching by the University and the state of Michigan. In 1992 he received an excellence in teaching award from the College of Literature, Sciences, and the Arts of the University of Michigan. In 1999 the America Anthropological Association awarded Professor Kottak the AAA/Mayfield Award for Excellence in the Undergraduate Teaching of Anthropology.
Professor Kottak has done ethnographic fieldwork in cultural anthropology in Brazil (since 1962), Madagascar (since 1966), and the United States. Conrad Kottak's articles have appeared in academic journals including American Anthropologist, Journal of Anthropological Research, American Ethnologist, Ethnology, Human Organization, and Luso-Brazilian Review. He has also written for more popular journals, including Transaction/SOCIETY, Natural History, Psychology Today, and General Anthropology.
In recent research projects, Kottak and his colleagues have investigated the emergence of ecological awareness in Brazil, the social context of deforestation in Madagascar, and popular participation in economic development planning in northeastern Brazil.
Recently, Kottak was inducted to The National Academy of Sciences. This is a private organization of scientists and engineers dedicated to the furtherance of science and its use for the general welfare.
Publication Date: 2014
Book Condition: New
Edition: 2nd Edition.
Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2013. Book Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Bookseller Inventory # 007803504X-2-4
Book Description McGraw-Hill Education. Book Condition: Good. 007803504X USED US EDITION COLLEGE TEXTBOOK - Used Items do not contain ANY additional materials even if listed in the description or title of this item. Book will have varying amounts of Creases, stickers, highlighting, writing, or tape (that could be used to mask instructors edition markings). Consumable Items must be considered used, filled out, and completed. We ship out most orders within 1 business day all with Tracking Information. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1059098
Book Description 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2nd. Paperback. CULTURE is the latest addition to the M-series. This thoroughly updated 2nd edition magazine style text for the Introduction to Cultural Anthropology course offers scholarly c.Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 313 pages. 0.680. Bookseller Inventory # 9780078035043
Book Description McGraw-Hill Education. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: Very Good. 007803504X MULTIPLE COPIES AVAILABLE - Very Good Condition - May have writing or highlighting - May have school stamp and/or student names - May have some cover wear - DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CDs OR ACCESS CODES IF APPLICABLE. Bookseller Inventory # Z007803504XZ2
Book Description McGraw-Hill Education. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: Very Good. 007803504X ****VERY GOOD COPY**** ALL PAGES ARE CLEAN !!!! SLIGHT SHELF WEAR. SHIPS SAME OR NEXT BUSINESS DAY WITH DELIVERY CONFIRMATION !!!!. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1035976
Book Description Book Condition: Fine. Used book. May have cover wear and markings inside. Please do not buy used items expecting new suppliments. CD's, Access codes, or other suppliments are not included. Bookseller Inventory # 007803504X-LOCATION-12635
Book Description McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages 2013-01-08, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: good. 2. 007803504X. Bookseller Inventory # 716194
Book Description McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Good. 2. Bookseller Inventory # SONG007803504X
Book Description McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages. Book Condition: Acceptable. Book has slight moisture damage. Used books cannot guarantee unused access codes or working CD's! Ships fast. Ships fast! Ships from USA!. Bookseller Inventory # KCC-TBX-182-10422
Book Description McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages. Book Condition: Acceptable. Book is worn. Used books cannot guarantee unused access codes or working CD's! Ships fast. Ships fast! Ships from USA!. Bookseller Inventory # KCC-TBX-182-10463