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Anthropology Textbooks New and Key Titles 2017

Welcome to the Routledge Anthropology Textbook Catalog.

Within the pages of this online catalogue you will find our forthcoming, new and key anthropology textbooks.

Instructors - All the books in this catalog are available to order as either complimentary exam copies or e-Inspection copies. If you are teaching and would like to receive a copy of a book to consider adopting it for your course, simply click on the book title for more information.

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Featured Textbooks

  • Religions in Practice

    An Approach to the Anthropology of Religion, 7th Edition

    By John R. Bowen

    Religions in Practice provides a comprehensive and primarily theme-based overview for students of the anthropology of religion. Whilst covering traditional topics such as magic, witchcraft, and spiritual healing, the book addresses key contemporary subjects including migration, transnationalism,…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01
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  • The Anthropology of Religion, Magic, and Witchcraft

    4th Edition

    By Rebecca Stein, Philip L. Stein

    This concise and accessible textbook introduces students to the anthropological study of religion. Stein and Stein examine religious expression from a cross-cultural perspective and expose students to the varying complexity of world religions. The chapters incorporate key theoretical concepts and a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-09
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  • Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspective

    7th Edition

    Edited by Caroline B. Brettell, Carolyn F. Sargent

    This carefully crafted volume introduces anthropological approaches to and perspectives on gender. It combines theoretically and ethnographically based essays in order to examine gender roles and ideology around the world. Divided thematically into 11 sections, the editors open each section with a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-09
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  • Exploring Medical Anthropology

    4th Edition

    By Donald Joralemon

    Now in its fourth edition, Exploring Medical Anthropology provides a concise and engaging introduction to medical anthropology. It presents competing theoretical perspectives in a balanced fashion, highlighting points of conflict and convergence. Concrete examples and the author’s personal research…

    Paperback – 2017-04-06
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  • The Cultural Dimension of Global Business

    8th Edition

    By Gary P. Ferraro, Elizabeth K. Briody

    Now in its eighth edition, The Cultural Dimension of Global Business continues to provide an essential foundation for understanding the impact of culture on global business and global business on culture. The highly experienced authors demonstrate how the theory and insights of cultural…

    Paperback – 2017-03-20
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  • Forensic Anthropology Laboratory Manual

    4th Edition

    By Steven N. Byers

    This manual provides students in academic laboratory courses with hands-on experience of the major processes of forensic anthropology. Designed to accompany the textbook Introduction to Forensic Anthropology, the manual introduces core procedures and protocol, with exercise worksheets to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09
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  • Primate Behavioral Ecology

    5th Edition

    By Karen B. Strier

    This comprehensive introductory text integrates evolutionary, ecological, and demographic perspectives with new results from field studies and contemporary noninvasive molecular and hormonal techniques to understand how different primates behave and the significance of these insights for primate…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03
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  • Introduction to Forensic Anthropology

    5th Edition

    By Steven N. Byers

    This book provides comprehensive coverage of the methods and issues in the current practice of forensic anthropology. It introduces students to all the major topics in the field, with material ranging from the attribution of ancestry and sex, to various forms of bone trauma, to identification…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15
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