FREE SHIPPING BOTH WAYS
ON EVERY ORDER!
LIST PRICE:
$95.94

Sorry, this item is currently unavailable.

Cultural Anthropology : A Perspective on the Human Condition

ISBN: 9780195338508 | 0195338502
Edition: 7th
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Pub. Date: 3/31/2008

Why Rent from Knetbooks?

Because Knetbooks knows college students. Our rental program is designed to save you time and money. Whether you need a textbook for a semester, quarter or even a summer session, we have an option for you. Simply select a rental period, enter your information and your book will be on its way!

Top 5 reasons to order all your textbooks from Knetbooks:

  • We have the lowest prices on thousands of popular textbooks
  • Free shipping both ways on ALL orders
  • Most orders ship within 48 hours
  • Need your book longer than expected? Extending your rental is simple
  • Our customer support team is always here to help
Now more accessible and student-friendly in this full-color seventhedition, Cultural Anthropology: A Perspective on the Human Condition exploreshow cultural creativity, human agency, and the material conditions of everydaylife interact together to shape human cultural practices. It stressescontemporary applications and human narratives across cultures, focusing on howpeople bring meaning to the world and transform it through practical action.Offering solid coverage of traditional topics, the authors incorporatecutting-edge theory and explain complex ideas in accessible language. They payspecial attention to issues of power and inequality in the contemporary world,including gender inequalities, racism, ethnic discrimination, nationalism,caste, and class. Covering the material in fifteen concise chapters, Cultural Anthropologyis ideal for introductory courses. It exposes students to alternativeperspectives from non-anthropologists and indigenous peoples through "In TheirOwn Words" commentaries, and it provides ethnographic summaries of each societydiscussed at length in the text in "EthnoProfile" boxes. The text also featuresmany pedagogical aids including key terms, a running glossary, chaptersummaries, maps, and annotated suggestions for further reading. An Instructor'sManual and Computerized Test Bank and a Companion Website atwww.oup.com/us/culturalanthro provide additional helpful resources, including astudent guide with extensive study skill tips and chapter review tests.

Related Products


  • Cultural Anthropology A Perspective on the Human Condition with free Study Skills Guide on CD-ROM
    Cultural Anthropology A Perspe...
  • Cultural Anthropology : A Perspective on the Human Condition
    Cultural Anthropology : A Pers...
  • Outlines and Highlights for Cultural Anthropology : A Perspective on the Human Condition by Emily A. Schultz, Robert H. Lavenda, ISBN
    Outlines and Highlights for Cu...
  • Cultural Anthropology A Perspective on the Human Condition
    Cultural Anthropology A Perspe...


Please wait while this item is added to your cart...