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A Degree in a Book: Anthropology: Everything You Need to Know to Master the Subject – in One Book! (A Degree in a Book, 6)

A Degree in a Book: Anthropology: Everything You Need to Know to Master the Subject – in One Book! (A Degree in a Book, 6)


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Study the diverse cultures of the world and the common threads of humanity in this wonderfully visual guide to anthropology, covering everything you would find on a degree course.

A Degree in a Book: Anthropology dives deep into the study of human culture and societies. Discover the impact of language on understanding, how different societies approach family and kinship and how different cultures are studied, as well as how anthropology is used in our everyday lives – applied anthropology.

This accessible landscape-format guide is perfect for students and laypeople alike, featuring full-color infographics, flow charts, diagrams summary sections and ideas for further reading. Including theories from Herodotus to Malinowski and Durkeim to de Waal, it covers all the major strands of anthropology that are studied today.

Subjects covered include:
• Fieldwork and Ethnography
• Biological Anthropology
• Language and Cognition
• Gifting and Economic Systems
• Exchange and Consumption
• Globalization and Transnationalism

ABOUT THE SERIES: Get the knowledge of a degree for the price of a book in Arcturus Publishing’s A Degree in a Book series. Featuring handy timelines, information boxes, feature spreads and margin annotations, these landscape-format books are perfect for anyone wishing to master seemingly complex subject with ease and enjoyment.


From the Publisher

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Publisher ‏ : ‎ Sirius (November 15, 2021)
Language ‏ : ‎ English
Paperback ‏ : ‎ 256 pages
ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1789507359
ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1789507355
Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 2.3 pounds
Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 10 x 1 x 8.75 inches