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The Applied Anthropology Reader

The Applied Anthropology Reader
Author: James H. McDonald
ISBN 13: 9780205324910
ISBN 10: 205324916
Edition: 1
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: 2001-11-01
Format: Paperback
Pages: 432
List Price: $94.60

Presents 35 article-length case studies designed to introduce students to applied anthropology. Contributions in the first section address the role of applied anthropology in society, ethics, research methods, and public policy. The second part provides historical and contemporary examples of the kind of work done by applied and practicing anthropologists including urban, medical, development, environmental, and business and industrial anthropology. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)