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Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

Basic concepts of cultural anthropology, with illustrative material drawn from ethnographic studies of band, tribal, and peasant societies.

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Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

Historical development of cultural anthropology; major concepts and perspectives as illustrated in the work of leading figures in the field. Various problems will be examined in the context of materials from selected cultures around the world. Recent trends will be examined, including the relations between culture and language.