Anthropology: Appreciating Human Diversity https://www.mheducation.com/cover-images/Jpeg_400-high/1260259293.jpeg 19 9781260259292 Now in its 19th edition, Anthropology: Appreciating Human Diversity is an introduction to general (four-field) anthropology. It covers the four subfields - biological anthropology, anthropological archaeology, cultural anthropology, and linguistic anthropology, as well as anthropology’s two dimensions: academic and applied anthropology. While presenting anthropology's core, the text also aims to demonstrate anthropology's relevance to the 21st-century world we inhabit. The subtitle of the text reflects its goal of instilling a sense of appreciation: (1) of human diversity, (2) of anthropology as a field, and (3) of how anthropology can build on, and help make sense of, the experience that students bring to the classroom. There is special coverage of the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on cultural behavior as well as updated consideration of race and ethnicity related to demographic shifts, and of gender fluidity.
Anthropology: Appreciating Human Diversity

Anthropology: Appreciating Human Diversity

19th Edition
By Conrad Kottak
ISBN10: 1260259293
ISBN13: 9781260259292
Copyright: 2022
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PART 1 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY
1 WHAT IS ANTHROPOLOGY?  
2 CULTURE  
3 APPLYING ANTHROPOLOGY 

PART 2  BIOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY AND ARCHAEOLOGY
4 DOING ARCHAEOLOGY AND BIOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY  
5 EVOLUTION AND GENETICS  
6 HUMAN VARIATION AND ADAPTATION  
7 THE PRIMATES  
8 EARLY HOMININS  
9 THE GENUS HOMO  
10 THE ORIGIN AND SPREAD OF MODERN HUMANS  
11 THE FIRST FARMERS  
12 THE FIRST CITIES AND STATES  

PART 3 APPRECIATING CULTURAL DIVERSITY
13 METHOD AND THEORY IN CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY  
14 LANGUAGE AND COMMUNICATION  
15 ETHNICITY AND RACE  
16 MAKING A LIVING  
17 POLITICAL SYSTEMS  
18 GENDER  
19 FAMILIES, KINSHIP, AND DESCENT  
20 MARRIAGE  
21 RELIGION  
22 ARTS, MEDIA, AND SPORTS  

PART 4 THE CHANGING WORLD
23 THE WORLD SYSTEM, COLONIALISM, AND INEQUALITY  
24 ANTHROPOLOGY’S ROLE IN A GLOBALIZING WORLD  

Glossary  
Bibliography  
Name Index 
Subject Index 


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Conrad Kottak

Conrad Phillip Kottak (A.B. Columbia, 1963; Ph.D. Columbia, 1966) is Professor and Chair of Anthropology at the University of Michigan, where he has taught since 1968.  In 1991 he was honored for his teaching by the University and the state of Michigan.  In 1992 he received an excellence in teaching award from the College of Literature, Sciences, and the Arts of the University of Michigan.  Professor Kottak has done fieldwork in cultural anthropology in Brazil (since 1962), Madagascar (since 1966), and the United States. In current research projects, Kottak and his colleagues have investigated the emergence of ecological awareness in Brazil, the social context of deforestation in Madagascar, and popular participation in economic development planning in northeastern Brazil.

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