Conformity and Conflict: Readings in Cultural Anthropology (15th Edition)
Publish Date: 2015-02-20
Author: James W. Spradley Late;David W. McCurdy;Dianna Shandy
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For courses in Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
Examine Culture and its Influence on Human Life
Conformity and Conflict: Readings in Cultural Anthropology seeks to teach readers the importance of culture and its influence on human life. By including examples of Western, North American cultures, the text makes cultural understanding and comparison more relatable to audiences. The inclusion of current information and articles allows readers to connect with major anthropological concepts through relevant events.
The Fifteenth Edition reflects the changing nature of the discipline of anthropology by shifting its focusing to the more concerning issues of today. Useful features like a glossary of key terms help readers understand basic concepts discussed in the readings. Articles throughout the text touch on all major subfields, including environmental, global, and medical topics, giving readers a comprehensive introduction to the field.
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