Anthropology, provides its readers with a comprehensive and scientific introduction to the four fields of anthropology. It helps them understand humans in all their variety, and why such variety exists. This new thirteenth edition places an increased emphasis on immigration, migration and globalization. It also showcases how anthropological skill sets can be applied beyond academia.
A text/CD-ROM package, covering human biological and cultural evolution, cultural variation, and culture and anthropology in the modern world. Pedagogical features include chapter summaries, key terms, a glossary, and critical thinking questions, plus boxes on current issues, new perspectives on gender, and research frontiers. This edition offers Internet exercises, applied anthropology boxes, and a CD-ROM with tutorials, quizes and tests, and links to Web sites. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.