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Original feature by Rachel Mueller discusses the lover spirits in Senegal, describing the relationship between this belief system and Islam and argues for their existence well into the future. Readings in Cultural Anthropology. He has also performed continued ethnography on a national motorcycle association.

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New to This Edition. Babs rated it liked it Jun 23, The 13th edition has been shaped by the current concerns in both anthropology and American society, including globalization, the study of women’s lives, race and ethnicity, and the practical applications of anthropology and the ways it leads to everyday careers.

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Conformity and Conflict: Readings in Cultural Anthropology, 15th Edition

A book comprised of engaging ethnographic articles on topics that shape human cultures around the world. May 21, Kelsey Bhasker rated it it was amazing Shelves: Behind the Veil, Elizabeth W.

More attention is paid to cultural ecology, to the impact of the world market and world systems on human social life, and to human change in increasingly large and complex societies.


It also introduces and defines the concepts of social and financial remittances and diasporas. Books by Anc Spradley. I think if you really enjoy learning about what motivates certain cultural traditions and social expectations, this is a great read!

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Kristel rated it really liked it May 04, He completed a major ethnographythen restudy, of a Bhil tribal community in Rajasthan, India. The twelfth edition retains the previous edition’s accessibility and the view that anthropology provides a fascinating perspective on the human experience.

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Law and Order by Spradley and McCurdy has been brought back from previous editions. An entirely NEW section on globalization includes three new articles that introduce readers to key concepts – how popular culture spreads to different societies, the processes by which cultural artifacts, social structures, and how ideas are adopted and changed as they reach new societies.