Anthropological Theory: An Introductory History

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McGraw-Hill, 2003 - Social Science - 626 pages
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A comprehensive and accessible survey of the history of theory in anthropology, this anthology of classic and contemporary readings contains in-depth commentary in introductions and notes to help guide students through excerpts of seminal anthropological works. The commentary provides the background information needed to understand each article, its central concepts, and its relationship to the social and historical context in which it was written.

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User Review  - Kassilem - LibraryThing

I did skip some of this book due to class constraints but I was forced to read most of it so I am counting the book as being read. I thought the information provided was very valuable. I had to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jessica St martin - Goodreads

Great introductions to the history of Anthropology with a lot of prominent authors and interesting articles. Read the footnotes! They are a life saver. Read full review

Contents

Part
5
The Foundations of Sociological Thought
82
Historical Particularism
128
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