Human Evolution and Culture: Highlights of Anthropology, 8th edition
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Human Evolution and Culture introduces you to the four fields of anthropology to help you understand humans in all their variety. You will gain a deeper understanding of anthropology, the biological and cultural evolution of humans, cultural variation, and how anthropology can be applied beyond this course.
Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2015
Category: Cultural Anthropology
Table of contents
1. What Is Anthropology?
2. Research Methods in Anthropology
3. Genetics and Evolution
4. Human Variation and Adaptation
6. The First Hominins and the Emergence of Homo
7. The Emergence of Homo sapiens and the Upper Paleolithic World
8. Food Production and the Rise of States
9. Culture and Culture Change
10. Communication and Language
12. Social Stratification: Class, Ethnicity, and Racism
13. Sex and Gender
14. Marriage, Family, and Kinship
15. Political Life
16. Religion and Magic
17. The Arts
18. Global Problems
19. Practicing and Applying Anthropology
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