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The Resource Taking sides :, clashing views in anthropology, selected, edited and with introductions by Robert L. Welsch and Kirk M. Endicott

Taking sides :, clashing views in anthropology, selected, edited and with introductions by Robert L. Welsch and Kirk M. Endicott

Label
Taking sides :, clashing views in anthropology
Title
Taking sides :
Title part
clashing views in anthropology
Statement of responsibility
selected, edited and with introductions by Robert L. Welsch and Kirk M. Endicott
Title variation
Clashing views in anthropology
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
301
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Welsch, Robert Louis
  • Endicott, Kirk M
Series statement
  • Taking sides
  • Contemporary learning series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anthropology
  • Ethnology
  • Archaeology
  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Ethnology
  • Anthropologie
Label
Taking sides :, clashing views in anthropology, selected, edited and with introductions by Robert L. Welsch and Kirk M. Endicott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Is race a useful concept for anthropologists? -- Are humans inherently violent? -- Are female primates selected to be monogamous? -- Did humans migrate to the new world from Europe in early prehistoric times? -- Did climate change rather than overhunting cause the extinction of mammoths and other megafauna in North America? -- Can archaeologists determine the cultural background of the earliest Americans from the ancient skeleton known as Kennewick Man? -- Was there a goddess cult in prehistoric Europe? -- Can apes learn language? -- Does language shape how we think? -- Is Black American English a separate language from Standard American English, with its own distinctive grammar and vocabulary? -- Should cultural anthropology stop trying to model itself as a science? -- Was Margaret Mead's fieldwork on Samoan adolescents fundamentally flawed? -- Do men dominate women in all societies? -- Does the distinction between the natural and the supernatural exist in all cultures? -- Is conflict between different ethnic groups inevitable? -- Do native peoples today invent their traditions? -- Should the remains of prehistoric Native Americans be reburied rather than studied? -- Did Napoleon Chagnon's research methods harm the Yanomami Indians of Venezuela?
Control code
ocn753622558
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xlii, 432 p.
Isbn
9780078050343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o753622558
  • (OCoLC)753622558
Label
Taking sides :, clashing views in anthropology, selected, edited and with introductions by Robert L. Welsch and Kirk M. Endicott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Is race a useful concept for anthropologists? -- Are humans inherently violent? -- Are female primates selected to be monogamous? -- Did humans migrate to the new world from Europe in early prehistoric times? -- Did climate change rather than overhunting cause the extinction of mammoths and other megafauna in North America? -- Can archaeologists determine the cultural background of the earliest Americans from the ancient skeleton known as Kennewick Man? -- Was there a goddess cult in prehistoric Europe? -- Can apes learn language? -- Does language shape how we think? -- Is Black American English a separate language from Standard American English, with its own distinctive grammar and vocabulary? -- Should cultural anthropology stop trying to model itself as a science? -- Was Margaret Mead's fieldwork on Samoan adolescents fundamentally flawed? -- Do men dominate women in all societies? -- Does the distinction between the natural and the supernatural exist in all cultures? -- Is conflict between different ethnic groups inevitable? -- Do native peoples today invent their traditions? -- Should the remains of prehistoric Native Americans be reburied rather than studied? -- Did Napoleon Chagnon's research methods harm the Yanomami Indians of Venezuela?
Control code
ocn753622558
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xlii, 432 p.
Isbn
9780078050343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o753622558
  • (OCoLC)753622558

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