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21st century anthropology : a reference handbook, editor, H. James Birx, (electronic resource)

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21st century anthropology : a reference handbook
Title
21st century anthropology
Title remainder
a reference handbook
Statement of responsibility
editor, H. James Birx
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Language
eng
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Gale virtual reference library
Dewey number
301
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index present
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GN25
LC item number
.A144 2010eb
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Birx, H. James
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Anthropology
Label
21st century anthropology : a reference handbook, editor, H. James Birx, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
Title from title page (Gale Virtual Reference Library: viewed Jne 16, 2011)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Biological anthropology -- 1. Biological anthropology / H. James Birx -- 2. Hominid descriptions / Ignacio Arenilas and José Antonio Arz -- 3. Human brain / Cris Campbell -- 4. Human adaptations / Jill M. Church -- 5. Human growth and development / Britteny M. Howell -- 6. Human biocultural diversity / Britteny M. Howell, Andrew Shooner -- 7. Race and racism / Paul F. Brown -- 8. DNA and genetic engineering / John K. Grandy -- Part II. Archaeology -- 9. Archaeology / Robert Bollt -- 10. Excavation and preservation / Chang-Ho C. Ji and Robert D. Bates -- 11. Artifacts, burials, and ruins / Gregory D. Mumford -- 12. Aztecs, Incas, and Mayans / Frances F. Berdan -- 13. Technology / Andreas Spahn -- Part III. Sociocultural anthropology -- 14. Concept of culture / Les Beldo -- 15. Ethnography and ethnology / Isabelle M. Flemming -- 16. Marriage and family / Lisa M. Vaughn -- 17. Kinship systems / Richard R. Jones -- 18. Political organizations / Elain M. Reeves -- 19. Magic and science / Isabelle M. Flemming -- 20. Shamanism / Gwendolyn J. Reece -- 21. Witchcraft and sorcery / Jacky Vallée -- 22. Religions and beliefs / Hans Otto Seitschek -- 23. Cosmology and mythology / Anna Maria Destro -- 24. Peasant societies / Kathleen Nadeau -- 25. Food: plants and animals / Frances D. Burton -- Part IV. Linguistics -- 26. Linguistics / Patricia N. Chrosniak -- 27. Communication and symbolism / John Douglas Rhoades -- 28. Storytelling / Katie Elson Anderson -- 29. Mass media and anthropology / Sarasij Majumder -- Part V. Applied anthropology -- 30. Applied anthropology / Michael J. Simonton -- 31. Law and anthropology / Oliver W. Lembcke -- 32. Forensic anthropology / Sara Rofofsky Marcus -- 33. Paleopathology and anthropology / Christopher David Czaplicki -- 34. Medical anthropology / Arvilla Chapin Payne-Jackson -- 35. Infectious diseases and anthropology / Richard Albert Stein -- Part VI. Methodology -- 36. Dating techniques / Tori M. Saneda -- 37. Interpreting evidence / Donald R. Perry -- 38. Cross-cultural studies / Constance B. Williams -- 39. Twin studies / Greta G. Boers -- Part VII. Temporal frameworks -- 40. Geology and anthropology / Rhonda L. Quinn -- 41. Paleontology and anthropology / Kris "Fire" Kovarovic -- 42. Prehistoric cultures / Pamela Hayes-Bohanan -- 43. Ancient civilizations / Terry W. Eddinger -- 44. History and anthropology / Michael J. Francisconi -- Part VIII. Theories in anthropology -- 45. Theoretical anthropology / Michael J. Francisconi -- 46. Ideology and anthropology / Kathleen Nadeau -- 47. Enlightenment and secularism / James Pleger Bonanno -- 48. Marxist anthropology / Kathleen Nadeau -- 49. Agency and practice theory / Angela Kristin VandenBroek -- 50. Open and closed societies / Joachim Klose -- 51. Culture and personality / Gerald Sullivan -- 52. German anthropology / Dirk Solies -- 53. Values and anthropology / Richard R. Jones -- 54. Human excellence: past and present / Irina Jovan Deretic -- Part IX. Evolution -- 55. Fossil primates / Ignacio Arenillas and José Antonio Arz -- 56. Human evolution / Jeffrey H. Schwartz -- 57. Culture change / Robert Bates Graber -- 58. Social evolution / Robert Bates Graber -- 59. Evolution: science, anthropology, and philosophy / H. James Birx -- 60. Evolution/creation controversy / Laura M. Bolt -- Part X. Primate research -- 61. Primate taxonomy / John R. Grehan -- 62. Primate locomotion / David Alexander Lukaszek -- 63. Primate behavior studies / Ryan J. Trubits -- 64. Primate extinction and conservation / Andrea Patricia Birkby -- Part XI. Culture studies -- 65. Amazonia / Carlos Antonio Martin Soria -- 66. Australian Aborigines / Susanna Servello -- 67. Inuit / Pamela Rae Huteson -- 68. Iroquoian peoples / Neil Patrick O'Donnell -- Part XII. Culture areas -- 69. Africa: past and present / Belete K. Mebratu -- 70. Caribbean: past and present / Fernando Valerio-Holguín -- 71. Europe: past and present / Michael J. Simonton -- 72. India: past and present / Ramdas Lamb -- 73. Polynesia: past and present / Robert Bollt -- Part XIII. Social behavior -- 74. Social relationships / Britteny M. Howell, Melony L. Stambaugh -- 75. Rank, status, and role / Debra M. Lucas -- 76. Ceremonies / Debika Saha -- 77. Festivals and rituals / Cynthia J.W. Svoboda -- 78. Music and dance / Shayna Silverstein -- 79. Conflict and aggression / Cris Campbell -- 80. Social problems / Robert M. Worley -- 81. Gangs / Patricia E. Erickson -- 82. Deviant behavior / Robert M. Worley and Vidisha Barua Worley -- 83. Delinquency / Melissa A. Menasco -- 84. Violence and warfare / Vidisha Barua Worley -- Part XIV. Anthropology today -- 85. Folk concepts / Jay H. Bernstein -- 86. Migration and globalization / Marcia B. Dinneen -- 87. Globalization / Christopher Morris -- 88. Education and anthropology / Suzanne E. D'Amato -- 89. History and literature in anthropology / Frank A. Salamone -- 90. Women and anthropology / Anne Bennett -- 91. Visual anthropology / Lisa M. Vaughn -- 92. Computers and anthropology / Stefan Artmann -- 93. Health and illness / Stephen D. Glazier and Mary J. Hallin -- Part XV. Ongoing issues in anthropology -- 94. Sociobiology: nature and nurture / Christian Spahn -- 95. Psychology and anthropology / Jacob R. Hickman -- 96. IQ: viewpoints and controversies / Cynthia Crosser -- 97. Human longevity and world population / Sang-Hee Lee -- 98. Environmental issues / Erin E. Robinson -- 99. Human ecology / Lucas Bowman -- 100. Feminist anthropology / Christina Taylor Beard-Moose -- 101. Terrorism / James F. Miskel -- 102. Human rights and dignity / Stefan Lorenz Sorgner
Control code
568736693
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2 volumes (xxv, 1099 pages))
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781412979283
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)568736693
Label
21st century anthropology : a reference handbook, editor, H. James Birx, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from title page (Gale Virtual Reference Library: viewed Jne 16, 2011)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Biological anthropology -- 1. Biological anthropology / H. James Birx -- 2. Hominid descriptions / Ignacio Arenilas and José Antonio Arz -- 3. Human brain / Cris Campbell -- 4. Human adaptations / Jill M. Church -- 5. Human growth and development / Britteny M. Howell -- 6. Human biocultural diversity / Britteny M. Howell, Andrew Shooner -- 7. Race and racism / Paul F. Brown -- 8. DNA and genetic engineering / John K. Grandy -- Part II. Archaeology -- 9. Archaeology / Robert Bollt -- 10. Excavation and preservation / Chang-Ho C. Ji and Robert D. Bates -- 11. Artifacts, burials, and ruins / Gregory D. Mumford -- 12. Aztecs, Incas, and Mayans / Frances F. Berdan -- 13. Technology / Andreas Spahn -- Part III. Sociocultural anthropology -- 14. Concept of culture / Les Beldo -- 15. Ethnography and ethnology / Isabelle M. Flemming -- 16. Marriage and family / Lisa M. Vaughn -- 17. Kinship systems / Richard R. Jones -- 18. Political organizations / Elain M. Reeves -- 19. Magic and science / Isabelle M. Flemming -- 20. Shamanism / Gwendolyn J. Reece -- 21. Witchcraft and sorcery / Jacky Vallée -- 22. Religions and beliefs / Hans Otto Seitschek -- 23. Cosmology and mythology / Anna Maria Destro -- 24. Peasant societies / Kathleen Nadeau -- 25. Food: plants and animals / Frances D. Burton -- Part IV. Linguistics -- 26. Linguistics / Patricia N. Chrosniak -- 27. Communication and symbolism / John Douglas Rhoades -- 28. Storytelling / Katie Elson Anderson -- 29. Mass media and anthropology / Sarasij Majumder -- Part V. Applied anthropology -- 30. Applied anthropology / Michael J. Simonton -- 31. Law and anthropology / Oliver W. Lembcke -- 32. Forensic anthropology / Sara Rofofsky Marcus -- 33. Paleopathology and anthropology / Christopher David Czaplicki -- 34. Medical anthropology / Arvilla Chapin Payne-Jackson -- 35. Infectious diseases and anthropology / Richard Albert Stein -- Part VI. Methodology -- 36. Dating techniques / Tori M. Saneda -- 37. Interpreting evidence / Donald R. Perry -- 38. Cross-cultural studies / Constance B. Williams -- 39. Twin studies / Greta G. Boers -- Part VII. Temporal frameworks -- 40. Geology and anthropology / Rhonda L. Quinn -- 41. Paleontology and anthropology / Kris "Fire" Kovarovic -- 42. Prehistoric cultures / Pamela Hayes-Bohanan -- 43. Ancient civilizations / Terry W. Eddinger -- 44. History and anthropology / Michael J. Francisconi -- Part VIII. Theories in anthropology -- 45. Theoretical anthropology / Michael J. Francisconi -- 46. Ideology and anthropology / Kathleen Nadeau -- 47. Enlightenment and secularism / James Pleger Bonanno -- 48. Marxist anthropology / Kathleen Nadeau -- 49. Agency and practice theory / Angela Kristin VandenBroek -- 50. Open and closed societies / Joachim Klose -- 51. Culture and personality / Gerald Sullivan -- 52. German anthropology / Dirk Solies -- 53. Values and anthropology / Richard R. Jones -- 54. Human excellence: past and present / Irina Jovan Deretic -- Part IX. Evolution -- 55. Fossil primates / Ignacio Arenillas and José Antonio Arz -- 56. Human evolution / Jeffrey H. Schwartz -- 57. Culture change / Robert Bates Graber -- 58. Social evolution / Robert Bates Graber -- 59. Evolution: science, anthropology, and philosophy / H. James Birx -- 60. Evolution/creation controversy / Laura M. Bolt -- Part X. Primate research -- 61. Primate taxonomy / John R. Grehan -- 62. Primate locomotion / David Alexander Lukaszek -- 63. Primate behavior studies / Ryan J. Trubits -- 64. Primate extinction and conservation / Andrea Patricia Birkby -- Part XI. Culture studies -- 65. Amazonia / Carlos Antonio Martin Soria -- 66. Australian Aborigines / Susanna Servello -- 67. Inuit / Pamela Rae Huteson -- 68. Iroquoian peoples / Neil Patrick O'Donnell -- Part XII. Culture areas -- 69. Africa: past and present / Belete K. Mebratu -- 70. Caribbean: past and present / Fernando Valerio-Holguín -- 71. Europe: past and present / Michael J. Simonton -- 72. India: past and present / Ramdas Lamb -- 73. Polynesia: past and present / Robert Bollt -- Part XIII. Social behavior -- 74. Social relationships / Britteny M. Howell, Melony L. Stambaugh -- 75. Rank, status, and role / Debra M. Lucas -- 76. Ceremonies / Debika Saha -- 77. Festivals and rituals / Cynthia J.W. Svoboda -- 78. Music and dance / Shayna Silverstein -- 79. Conflict and aggression / Cris Campbell -- 80. Social problems / Robert M. Worley -- 81. Gangs / Patricia E. Erickson -- 82. Deviant behavior / Robert M. Worley and Vidisha Barua Worley -- 83. Delinquency / Melissa A. Menasco -- 84. Violence and warfare / Vidisha Barua Worley -- Part XIV. Anthropology today -- 85. Folk concepts / Jay H. Bernstein -- 86. Migration and globalization / Marcia B. Dinneen -- 87. Globalization / Christopher Morris -- 88. Education and anthropology / Suzanne E. D'Amato -- 89. History and literature in anthropology / Frank A. Salamone -- 90. Women and anthropology / Anne Bennett -- 91. Visual anthropology / Lisa M. Vaughn -- 92. Computers and anthropology / Stefan Artmann -- 93. Health and illness / Stephen D. Glazier and Mary J. Hallin -- Part XV. Ongoing issues in anthropology -- 94. Sociobiology: nature and nurture / Christian Spahn -- 95. Psychology and anthropology / Jacob R. Hickman -- 96. IQ: viewpoints and controversies / Cynthia Crosser -- 97. Human longevity and world population / Sang-Hee Lee -- 98. Environmental issues / Erin E. Robinson -- 99. Human ecology / Lucas Bowman -- 100. Feminist anthropology / Christina Taylor Beard-Moose -- 101. Terrorism / James F. Miskel -- 102. Human rights and dignity / Stefan Lorenz Sorgner
Control code
568736693
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2 volumes (xxv, 1099 pages))
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781412979283
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)568736693

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