Written by one of the prominent scholars in the field, this concise, up-to-date introduction to general anthropology carefully balances coverage of core topics and 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 Window on Humanity a perfect match for general anthropology courses that use readings or ethnographies along with a main text.
Table of Contents
About the Author
List of Boxes
Chapter 1: Anthropology and Its Applications
Chapter 2: Ethics and Methods
Chapter 3: Evolution, Genetics, and Human Variation