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A leading name in anthropology, Conrad Philip Kottak continues to define student learning in the general anthropology course. Anthropology: Appreciating Human Diversity offers an up-to-date holistic introduction to general anthropology from the four-field perspective. Key themes of appreciating the experiences students bring to the classroom, appreciating human diversity, and appreciating the field of anthropology are showcased throughout the text. The program presents anthropology’s core concepts and also demonstrates anthropology’s relevance to the 21st-century world we inhabit. Revisions to the 18th edition of Anthropology: Appreciating Human Diversity were extensively informed by student data, collected anonymously by McGraw-Hill’s adaptive learning system. Connect is the only integrated learning system that empowers students by continuously adapting to deliver precisely what they need, when they need it, and how they need it, so that your class time is more engaging and effective.
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
19: Families, Kinship, and Descent
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
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