Investigating Culture

Levertijd: 3 dagen
ISBN: 9781118868621
Uitgever: Wiley
Verschijningsvorm: Paperback
Auteur: Carol Delaney & Deborah Kaspin
Druk: 3
Pagina's: 424
Taal: Engels
Verschijningsjaar: 2017
NUR: Algemene sociale wetenschappen

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