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Seeing Anthropology: Cultural Anthropology Through Film
Seeing Anthropology continues to be the only cultural anthropology text available that allows for easy integration of ethnographic films into the introductory cultural anthropology course. This text truly incorporates films within the text by blending textbook content with sixteen ethnographic film clips that are put in the hands of students. One reviewer says, "The great ...more
Paperback, 4th Edition, 490 pages
Published July 1st 2006 by Pearson
(first published October 29th 1996)
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This is the book that made me become an anthropology major, but only because I am tired of writing analytical English papers. I read the whole thing from cover to cover, not by choice. It an was interesting approach to Anthropology. Heider, for the most part, talked about the Dani culture, but only because he researched them. A lot of Heider's data seemed based on his thoughts and feelings rather than empirical data. Nevertheless, this textbook was a good introduction to Anthropology. ...more