Investigating Culture : An Experiential Introduction to Anthropology 3RD
Delaney, Carol/ Kaspin, Deborah (CON)
The third edition features a series of revisions, updates, and new material. 1) Offers a refreshing alternative to introductory anthropology texts by challenging students to think in new ways and apply cultural learnings to their own lives. 2) Chapters explore key anthropological concepts of human culture including: language, the body, food, and time, and provide an array of cultural examples in which to examine them. 3) Incorporates new material reflecting the authors’ research in Malawi, New England, and Spain. 4) Takes account of the latest information on such topical concerns as nuclear waste, sports injuries, the World Trade Center memorial, the food pyramid, fashion trends, and electronic media.