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Asking Questions About Cultural Anthropology : A Concise Introduction (Paperback) (Robert L. Welsch)
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Unlike textbooks that emphasize the memorization of facts, Asking Questions About Cultural Anthropology: A Concise Introduction teaches students how to think anthropologically, helping them view cultural issues as an anthropologist might. This approach demonstrates how anthropological thinking can be used as a tool for deciphering everyday experiences. The book covers the essential concepts, terms, and history of cultural anthropology, introducing students to the widely accepted fundamentals and providing a foundation that can be enriched by the use of ethnographies, a reader, articles, lectures, field-based activities, and other kinds of supplements. It balances concise coverage of essential content with a commitment to an active, learner-centered pedagogy.
Number of Pages: 304
Genre: Social Science
Sub-Genre: Anthropology / Cultural
Publisher: Oxford Univ Pr
Author: Robert L. Welsch
Street Date: November 2, 2015
Item Number (DPCI): 248-08-4675
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