By Ruth Osterweis Selig, Marilyn R. London, P. Ann Kaupp, Robert L. Humphrey
This new version deals quite a few essentially written and with ease obtainable articles from the Smithsonian’s hugely acclaimed, award-winning booklet AnthroNotes. the various world's best anthropologists discover basic questions people ask approximately themselves as members, as societies, and as a species. The articles display the richness and breadth of anthropology, protecting not just the basic topics but additionally the altering views of anthropologists over the 150-year historical past in their box. Illustrated with unique cartoons through anthropoligst Robert L. Humphrey, Anthropology Explored opens as much as lay readers, lecturers, and scholars a self-discipline as diverse and interesting because the cultures it observes.
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