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Anthropology of Globalization : Cultural Anthropology Enters the 21st Century (Hardcover) (Leila
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This book offers a critical overview of how anthropology—with its emphasis on studying local communities—has contributed to our understanding of globalization, the primary process impacting members of societies in every nation in the world.
• Provides a comprehensive, analytical overview that helps readers to learn how to ask critical questions about what they observe
• Addresses a breadth of topics and populations, thereby providing a complete picture of globalization that encompasses everything from finance to art and migrants
• Presents a historical perspective that includes content on the precursors to and onset of globalization as well as the evolution of anthropological theory