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Human Culture: Highlights of Cultural Anthropology

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This brief version of the popular Cultural Anthropology, 12/e by the same author team, Human Culture, 1/e provides a scientific introduction to cultural anthropology and helps students understand how humans vary culturally and why they got to be that way. The size of the book makes it useful for quarter courses, as well as for courses that encourage a lot of supplemental r ...more
Paperback, 316 pages
Published February 1st 2008 by Pearson Prentice Hall
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Lauren Langford
Jan 21, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is a really wonderful scholarly publication regarding anthropology and cross cultural research and comparisons. Each chapter is structured in the same way regarding the major themes that define each society so the entire text is very 'readable' from cover to cover. It is also wonderful how each chapter builds on the one before it into the conclusion. If you have to take a class about anthropology and this is NOT your textbook, use it to supplement your learning and you will have no question ...more
Daniel
Feb 01, 2011 rated it it was ok
★★☆☆☆ — This is no fun to read at all. And I really LIKE Anthropology. If you like this, you may be the type of person doesn't enjoy fiction. Possibly. Just making an observation.
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