Cultural Anthropology

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  1. Book ImageCultural Anthropology Fieldwork Journal

    Kenneth J. Guest

    Second Edition

    Help your students apply their anthropological toolkit to the real world.More

  1. Book ImageEssentials of Cultural Anthropology: A Toolkit for a Global Age

    Kenneth J. Guest

    Second Edition

    Essential tools for living in a multicultural and global age.More

  2. Book ImageCultural Anthropology: A Reader for a Global Age

    Kenneth J. Guest

    Readings that will make your course come aliveMore

  3. Book ImageCultural Anthropology: A Toolkit for a Global Age

    Kenneth J. Guest

    Second Edition

    The most successful textbook with tools to inspire students to think like anthropologists in a multicultural and global age.More

  4. Book ImageThe Gift: The Form and Reason for Exchange in Archaic Societies

    Marcel Mauss, W. D. Halls

    Since its first publication in English in 1954, The Gift, Marcel Mauss's groundbreaking study of the relation between forms of exchange and social structure, has been acclaimed as a classic among anthropology texts.More

  5. Book ImageWomen's Work: The First 20,000 Years Women, Cloth, and Society in Early Times

    Elizabeth Wayland Barber

    "A fascinating history of…[a craft] that preceded and made possible civilization itself." —New York Times Book ReviewMore

  6. Book ImageWarrior Herdsmen

    Elizabeth Marshall Thomas

    The absorbing chronicle of an expedition to the tribesmen of northern Uganda.More

  7. Book ImageWorker in the Cane: A Puerto Rican Life History

    Sidney W. Mintz

    This is the absorbing story of Don Taso, a Puerto Rican sugar cane worker, and of his family and the village in which he lives. Told largely in his own words, it is a vivid account of the drastic changes taking place in Puerto Rico, as he sees them.More

  8. Book ImageStranger and Friend: The Way of an Anthropologist

    Hortense Powdermaker

    "The book is absolutely excellent . . . a unique fascinating account of the work of one of our leading anthropologists." —Colin M. TurnbullMore

  9. Book ImageThe Sumerians

    Charles Leonard Woolley

    In this book Professor Woolley, one of the world's foremost archaeologists, shows quite clearly that when Egyptian civilization began the civilization of the Sumerians had already flourished for at least 2,000 years.
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