Conformity and Conflict: Readings in Cultural Anthropology (14th Edition)
Publish Date: 2011-07-11
Author: James W. Spradley Late;David W. McCurdy
Demonstrate the nature of culture and its influence on peoples lives.
For over 40 years, the best-selling Conformity and Conflict has brought together original readings and cutting edge research alongside classic works as a powerful way to study human behavior and events.
Its readings cover a broad range of theoretical perspectives and demonstrate basic anthropological concepts. TheFourteenth Edition incorporates successful articles from past editions andfresh ideas from the field to show fascinating perspectives on the human experience.
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