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Mirror for Humanity: A Concise Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

Mirror for Humanity: A Concise Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

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By Conrad Kottak
ISBN10: 1260071421
ISBN13: 9781260071429
Copyright: 2020
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Mirror for Humanity: A Concise Introduction to Cultural Anthropology, 12e

CHAPTER 1: What Is Anthropology? 
CHAPTER 2: Culture 
CHAPTER 3: Doing Anthropology 
CHAPTER 4: Language and Communication 
CHAPTER 5: Making a Living 
CHAPTER 6: Political Systems 
CHAPTER 7: Families, Kinship, and Marriage 
CHAPTER 8: Gender 
CHAPTER 9: Religion 
CHAPTER 10: Ethnicity and Race 
CHAPTER 11: Applying Anthropology 
CHAPTER 12: The World System, Colonialism, and Inequality 
CHAPTER 13: Anthropology’s Role in a Globalizing World 



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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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