9781559348720

Anthropology : A Perspective on the Human Condition

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  • ISBN13:

    9781559348720

  • ISBN10:

    1559348720

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1998-05-01
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill College

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Table of Contents

1 The Anthropological Perspective
1(20)
Part I: The Tools of Biological Anthropology 21(104)
2 Thinking about Evolution
23(24)
3 Microevolution and Macroevolution: Human Evolution in the Short and Long Term
47(22)
4 The Primates
69(30)
5 Studying the Human Past
99(26)
Part II: Human Evolution 125(54)
6 Hominid Evolution
127(26)
7 The Evolution of Homo sapiens
153(26)
Part III: Cultural Evolution 179(46)
8 After the Ice Age: Sedentism, Domestication, and Agriculture
181(22)
9 The Evolution of Complex Societies
203(22)
Part IV: The Tools of Cultural Anthropology 225(60)
10 Culture and the Human Condition
227(14)
11 Ethnographic Fieldwork
241(23)
12 History, Anthropology, and the Explanation of Cultural Diversity
264(21)
Part V: The Resources of Culture 285(102)
13 Language
287(23)
14 Cognition
310(27)
15 Play, Art, Myth, and Ritual
337(26)
16 Worldview
363(24)
Part VI: The Organization of Material Life 387(54)
17 Social Organization and Power
389(27)
18 Making a Living
416(25)
Part VII: Systems of Relationships 441(80)
19 Kinship
443(27)
20 Marriage and the Family
470(27)
21 Beyond Kinship
497(24)
Part VIII: From Local to Global 521
22 The World System
523(24)
23 Anthropology in Everyday Life
547

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