Cultural Anthropology  The Human Challenge

Cultural Anthropology The Human Challenge

  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Author : William A. Haviland
  • ISBN-10 : 9781285675305
  • Release : 2013-03-08
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Download/Read : 480
  • Price : FREE
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Explore the most fascinating, creative, dangerous, and complex species alive today: you and your neighbors in the global village. With compelling photos, engaging examples, and select studies by anthropologists in far-flung places, the authors of CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY: THE HUMAN CHALLENGE provide a holistic view of anthropology to help you make sense of today's world. With this text you will discover the different ways humans face the challenge of existence, the connection between biology and culture in the shaping of human beliefs and behavior, and the impact of globalization on peoples and cultures around the world. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Anthropology  The Human Challenge

Anthropology The Human Challenge

  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Author : William A. Haviland
  • ISBN-10 : 9781285677583
  • Release : 2013-02-20
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Download/Read : 784
  • Price : FREE
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Explore the most fascinating, creative, dangerous, and complex species alive today: you and your neighbors in the global village. With compelling photos, engaging examples, and select studies by anthropologists in far-flung places, the authors of ANTHROPOLOGY: THE HUMAN CHALLENGE provide a holistic view of anthropology to help you make sense of today’s world. You’ll discover the different ways humans face the challenge of existence; the connection between biology and culture in the shaping of human behavior; and the impact of globalization on peoples and cultures around the world. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Anthropology  The Human Challenge

Anthropology The Human Challenge

  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Author : William A. Haviland
  • ISBN-10 : 9781133008392
  • Release : 2010-03-05
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Download/Read : 784
  • Price : FREE
E-book Explanation:

The well-known team of Haviland, Prins, Walrath, and McBride continue to provide students with a vivid, thought-provoking edition of ANTHROPOLOGY that emphasizes the interconnections of the world's cultures and the relevance of the field of anthropology in their own lives. Known for its holistic, integrated approached to the four fields of anthropology, the book's rich visual program and cohesive framework enable students to more easily understand the impact of biology and culture in shaping behaviors and beliefs, and gain real insight into the usefulness of anthropology for living and working in the globalized world of the 21st century. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cultural Anthropology  The Human Challenge

Cultural Anthropology The Human Challenge

  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Author : William A. Haviland
  • ISBN-10 : 9780495810827
  • Release : 2010-03-05
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Download/Read : 480
  • Price : FREE
E-book Explanation:

Offering compelling photos, engaging examples, and select studies by anthropologists in a variety of locations around the globe, this streamlined, market-leading text presents cultural anthropology in vivid, accessible terms showing students how the field is relevant to understanding the complex world around them. The authors present the fundamental concepts from a holistic perspective using three unifying themes to frame the text: 1) the varied ways humans face the challenges of existence, 2) the connections between culture and biology in shaping human beliefs and behavior, and 3) the impact of globalization on peoples and cultures around the world. They also integrate coverage of race, class, gender, and ethnicity throughout the text, and in this edition, they have expanded the popular Globalscape feature to get students thinking about the consequences of globalization and (sometimes) their own behavior. Furthermore, the text's strong supplements program provides instructors and students with a wealth of resources designed to enhance the teaching and learning experience. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Anthropology  The Human Challenge

Anthropology The Human Challenge

  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Author : William A. Haviland
  • ISBN-10 : 9781133008392
  • Release : 2010-03-05
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Download/Read : 784
  • Price : FREE
E-book Explanation:

The well-known team of Haviland, Prins, Walrath, and McBride continue to provide students with a vivid, thought-provoking edition of ANTHROPOLOGY that emphasizes the interconnections of the world’s cultures and the relevance of the field of anthropology in their own lives. Known for its holistic, integrated approached to the four fields of anthropology, the book’s rich visual program and cohesive framework enable students to more easily understand the impact of biology and culture in shaping behaviors and beliefs, and gain real insight into the usefulness of anthropology for living and working in the globalized world of the 21st century. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Evolution and Prehistory

Evolution and Prehistory

  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Author : Dana Walrath
  • ISBN-10 : 0534610161
  • Release : 2005
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Download/Read : 410
  • Price : FREE
E-book Explanation:

This brief text has been completely revolutionized to present students with the latest contemporary thinking on human evolution, adaptation, and prehistory. It offers students a straightforward and integrated presentation of material, focusing on selected aspects of physical anthropology and prehistoric archaeology as they relate to the origin of humanity, the origin of culture, and the development of human biological and cultural diversity. A New feature entitled "Biocultural Connections" illustrates how cultural and biological processes work together to shape human evolution and behavior, and reflects where the field is today. New coverage on cutting edge topics such as medical anthropology, genetics, environmental toxins, and globalization, demonstrate the usefulness of anthropology today. A new, unique "Epilogue" looks at cultural disease and globalization.

The Human Challenge

The Human Challenge

  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Author : Mary L. Tucker
  • ISBN-10 : 0130859559
  • Release : 2002
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Download/Read : 351
  • Price : FREE
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This book provides readers with the needed skills in human relations that are becoming increasingly important for career success. It emphasizes the person in the organization and on the interactions between managers and other employees. Chapter topics include communication in the workplace; appraisals, promotions, and dismissals; conflict management; leadership; labor relations; intercultural relations; and more. For managers and other professionals in any field that want to learn the skills needed to interact most effectively with managers and co-workers.

Evolution and Prehistory  The Human Challenge

Evolution and Prehistory The Human Challenge

  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Author : William A. Haviland
  • ISBN-10 : 9781285061412
  • Release : 2013-03-13
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Download/Read : 400
  • Price : FREE
E-book Explanation:

Offering compelling photos, engaging examples, and select studies by anthropologists in a variety of locations around the globe, Haviland, Walrath, Prins and McBride present evolution and prehistory in vivid, accessible terms, and demonstrate how the field is relevant to understanding the complex world around you. You'll have the opportunity to explore the different ways humans face the challenge of existence; learn about the connection between biology and culture in the course of human evolutionary history as well as in shaping contemporary human biology, beliefs, and behavior; and see the impact of globalization on the continued survival of our species and planet. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cultural Anthropology  The Human Challenge

Cultural Anthropology The Human Challenge

  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Author : William Haviland
  • ISBN-10 : 0495095613
  • Release : 2007-04-09
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Download/Read : 456
  • Price : FREE
E-book Explanation:

Haviland et al’s streamlined market leading text presents cultural anthropology in vivid, accessible terms that shows students how the field is relevant to understanding the complex world around them. The authors present the fundamental concepts from a holistic perspective using three unifying themes to frame the text: 1) the varied ways humans face the challenges of existence, 2) the connections between culture and biology in shaping human beliefs and behavior, and 3) the impact of globalization on peoples and cultures around the world. They also integrate coverage of race, class, gender, and ethnicity throughout the text, and in this edition, a new chapter Ethnographic Research: Its History, Methods, and Theories, covers theory and methods more explicitly to help instructors meet general education requirements. The text’s superlative writing, strong pedagogical program, rich visuals, and robust collection of supplements provide exceptional teaching and learning experiences for instructors and students alike. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.