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Mirror for Humanity: A Concise Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

 
 
 
 
Mirror for Humanity: A Concise Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
Author: Conrad Kottak
ISBN 13: 9780073405247
ISBN 10: 73405248
Edition: 6
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
Publication Date: 2007-09-26
Format: Paperback
Pages: 368
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Written by a prominent scholar in the field and recent inductee to The National Academy of Sciences, this concise, up-to-date introduction to cultural anthropology carefully balances coverage of core topics with contemporary changes in the field. Since no single or monolithic theoretical perspective orients this book, instructors with a wide range of views and approaches can use it effectively. The combination of brevity and readability make Mirror for Humanity a perfect match for cultural anthropology courses that use readings or ethnographies along with a main text.