FW: Introducing the New Sixth Edition of Mirror for Humanity: A Concise Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
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Sent: Saturday, November 03, 2007 6:21 PM
To: Popplestone, Ann
Subject: Introducing the New Sixth Edition of Mirror for Humanity: A
Concise Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
Dear Professor Popplestone,
Our records indicate that you teach an introductory cultural
anthropology course. I am excited to inform you that Conrad Phillip
Kottak has revised his brief introductory cultural anthropology text.
The new sixth edition of <b>Mirror for Humanity: A Concise Introduction
to Cultural Anthropology</b> recently published.
Written by a prominent scholar in the field, this concise, up-to-date
introduction to cultural anthropology carefully balances coverage of
core topics with contemporary changes in the field. Since no single or
monolithic theoretical perspective orients this book, instructors with a
wide range of views and approaches can use it effectively. The
combination of brevity and readability make Mirror for Humanity a
perfect match for cultural anthropology courses that use readings or
ethnographies along with a main text.
The new sixth edition features these exciting new changes:
<b>Two New End-of-Chapter Boxes</b>, one on anthropological
fieldwork in northern Kenya (1) and one on restoring lost languages with
a focus on Native American languages (4), along with several updated
boxes, focus on current events and issues to help students relate to the
<b>Updated Charts, Tables, and Statistics</b> throughout the text
represent the most recent findings in the field of anthropology.
<b>New Organization</b> has moved chapters, and in some cases
material within chapters, that cover related content closer together for
a more coherent progression through the book.
<b>Focus on global themes, trends, and issues</b> have been
strengthened even further in this edition through <b>Anthropology
This book is now available along with a website for your spring classes.
Please follow the link below for more information on the text and
supplement package and to order your complimentary desk copies today!
Thank you for choosing McGraw-Hill Higher Education for your text book
and educational resources needs.
Executive Marketing Manager
McGraw-Hill Higher Education - Anthropology
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