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Cultural Anthropology and Education

C. Camiller

Cultural Anthropology and Education

by C. Camiller

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Published by Unipub .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12897560M
ISBN 10923102339X
ISBN 109789231023392

Cultural anthropology is one of the four major fields of anthropology (the others being biological anthropology, linguistic anthropology and archaeology). It emerged as an area of study after the era of European exploration when it became apparent around the world how diverse human experiences can be.   Cultural anthropology is a branch of anthropology focused on the study of cultural variation among humans. Cultural anthropology has a rich methodology, including participant observation (often called fieldwork because it requires the anthropologist spending an extended period of time at the research location), interviews, and surveys.

After the Second World War, the field of cultural anthropology underwent an explosive development. Sociologists, psychologists, educators, and economists all added to the increasing interest in a discipline which began by assuming that culture is the foundation of social structures and that every institution manifests itself as a system of behavior imposed on individuals, Cited by: Cultural and Social Anthropology. Global Issues / Contemporary Problems; Peasant Societies; Introductory Courses. Biological / Physical Anthropology; General Anthropology (Four Fields) Introduction to Cultural Anthropology; Peoples and Cultures. Peoples and Cultures of Africa; Peoples and Cultures of the Americas; Physical / Biological Anthropology.

Cultural Anthropology Courses. Although many anthropologists teach cultural anthropology as a standalone anthropology course that can function as an introduction to anthropology, I prefer to teach it as a follow-up on a more general anthropology course. My Cultural Anthropology course used Michel-Rolph Trouillot’s Global Transformations. called cultural anthropology”. Cultural anthropology has been classified into the following two classes: 1. Prehistoric Archeology: literally speaking, archeology is the study of ancient time. Thus it studies ancient things. Archeology studies the ancient history which has no written Size: KB.


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The book is accurate on its representation of the multiplicity of approaches the discipline is known for/5(6). In writing our forthcoming new textbook, Cultural Anthropology: Asking Questions About Humanity, our goal is to help students learn to develop the kinds of thinking skills that practicing anthropologists use in our fieldwork, and when we think through relevant issues like globalization, the environment, ethnic diversity and conflict, access to medicine and education.

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Cultural anthropology and education. Paris: Kogan Page in association with UNESCO, © (OCoLC) Online version: Camilleri, Carmel. Cultural anthropology and education. Paris: Kogan Page in association with UNESCO, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Carmel Camilleri.

“Cultural anthropology is exciting because it CONNECTS with everything, from FOOD to ART. And it can help prevent or SOLVE. world problems related to social inequality and injustice.” - BARBARA D.

MILLER Barbara Miller is Professor of Anthropology and International Affairs, and Director of the Culture in Global Affairs (CIGA) Research and Policy Program, at The George.

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