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Published: 07 January 2022

432 Pages

ISBN: 9780197618882

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Asking Questions About Cultural Anthropology

A Concise Introduction

Third Edition

Author Robert L. Welsch and Luis A. Vivanco


New to this Edition:

  • Seven "A World in Motion" boxes interspersed throughout the book focus on dynamics of border-crossing through case studies of international migration, communications, medical tourism, and pilgrimage.
  • "The Anthropological Life" feature provides students with concrete, applied examples of anthropology's relevance to careers, highlighting the skills, perspectives, and qualities that anthropology graduates bring to their jobs and everyday lives.
  • New chapter-opening stories drawn from real life, which promote student engagement.
  • Enhanced e-book contains self-assessment quizzes and ethnographic video clips throughout, providing students with a better learning experience.