Investigating Culture

An Experiential Introduction to Anthropology
Original Publish Date: Feb 15, 2017
Product Number: EB00716078
Released: Dec 04, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118868867
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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The third edition of Investigating Culture: An Experiential Introduction to Anthropology, the highly praised innovative approach to introducing aspects of cultural anthropology to students, features a series of revisions, updates, and new material. -Offers a refreshing alternative to introductory anthropology texts by challenging students to think in new ways and apply cultural learnings to their own lives -Chapters explore key anthropological concepts of human culture including: language, the body, food, and time, and provide an array of cultural examples in which to examine them -Incorporates new material reflecting the authors' research in Malawi, New England, and Spain -Takes account of the latest information on such topical concerns as nuclear waste, sports injuries, the World Trade Center memorial, the food pyramid, fashion trends, and electronic media -Includes student exercises, selected reading and additional suggested readings

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