Anthropology and Contemporary Human Problems

Anthropology and Contemporary Human Problems

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Using the cross-cultural, evolutionary, and multi-disciplinary perspectives that are unique to anthropology, this text examines contemporary civilization's most pressing problems and generates ideas for solutions and hope for the future.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 278 pages
  • 152.4 x 226.1 x 12.7mm | 362.88g
  • McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
  • Mayfield Publishing Co ,U.S.
  • United States
  • English, Multiple languages
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • 076741845X
  • 9780767418454

Table of contents

Preface1. Anthropological Perspectives on Contemporary Human Problems2. Adaptation, Culture Scale, and the Environment Crisis3. Natural Resources and the Culture of Consumption4. Malnutrition and the Evolution of Food Systems5. Commercial Factory Food Systems6. The Population Problem7. Poverty and Conflict8. The FutureBibliographyIndex
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