By Kenneth J. Guest
Inspires scholars to imagine like anthropologists in a multicultural and worldwide age.
masking the basic ideas that force cultural anthropology this present day, Ken Guest’s Cultural Anthropology: A Toolkit for a world Age exhibits scholars that now, greater than ever, worldwide forces impact neighborhood tradition and that the instruments of cultural anthropology are necessary to dwelling in an international society. A “toolkit” procedure encourages scholars to be aware of immense questions raised by way of anthropologists, deals examine instruments to remind readers what options are very important, and indicates them why all of it issues within the actual global.
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17 historic linguists: Those who study how language changes over time within a culture and how languages travel across cultures. sociolinguists: Those who study language in its social and cultural contexts. cultural anthropology: The study of people’s communities, behaviors, beliefs, and institutions, including how people make meaning as they live, work, and play together. participant observation: A key anthropological research strategy involving both participation in and observation of the daily life of the people being studied.
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The clips are also oﬀered xxviii in streaming versions in the coursepack. Each streamed clip is accompanied by a quiz, exercise, or activity. Coursepack David Anderson, Radford University/Roanoke College, and Chad T. Morris, Roanoke College Cultural Anthropology’s coursepack oﬀers assessment and review materials for instructors who use Blackboard, Moodle, Canvas, and other learning-management systems. In addition to chapter-based assignments, test banks and quizzes, and an optional ebook, the coursepack includes interactive learning tools that will enliven hybrid, online, or traditional classrooms.