Welcome to the Routledge Anthropology Textbook Catalog.
Within the pages of this online catalogue you will find our forthcoming, new and key anthropology textbooks.
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Race and Human Diversity is an introduction to the study of human diversity in both its biological and cultural dimensions. This text examines the biological basis of human difference and how humans have biologically and culturally adapted to life in different environments. Anemone’s book is the…
Paperback – 2018-11-01
Human Biological Diversity is an introductory textbook designed to cover the key contemporary topics in the study of human variation and human biology within the field of physical anthropology. Easily accessible for students with no background in anthropology or biology, this second edition…
Paperback – 2018-11-01
Does kinship still matter in today’s globalized, increasingly mobile world? Do family structures continue to influence the varied roles that men and women play in different cultures? Answering with a resounding ‘yes!’, Linda Stone and Diane E. King offer a lively introduction to and working…
Paperback – 2018-10-04
This fully revised second edition of Mark Moberg's lively book offers a fresh look at the history of anthropological theory. Covering key concepts and theorists, Engaging Anthropological Theory examines the historical context of anthropological ideas and the contested nature of anthropology itself.…
Paperback – 2018-08-31
The ultimate theoretical and even ethnographic goals of anthropology depend on a mature conception of mental and embodied processes and a fully realized theory of knowledge and enculturation of experience. Anthropology has been in dialogue with allied disciplines, including psychology, philosophy,…
Paperback – 2018-08-24
This book provides a thorough and engaging study of Plains Indian life. It covers both historical and contemporary aspects and contains wide and balanced treatment of the many different tribal groups, including Canadian and southern populations. Daniel J. Gelo draws on years of ethnographic…
Paperback – 2018-07-25
Now in its fifth edition, A Concise Introduction to Linguistics provides students with a detailed introduction to the core concepts of language as it relates to culture. The textbook includes a focus on linguistic anthropology, unpacking the main contributions of linguistics to the study of human…
Paperback – 2018-07-13
This book presents an overview of important currents of thought in social and cultural anthropology, from the 19th century to the present. It introduces readers to the origins, context and continuing relevance of a fascinating and exciting kaleidoscope of ideas that have transformed the humanities…
Paperback – 2018-01-24