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Product Description: REVEL™ for Human Evolution and Culture: Highlights of Anthropology introduces readers to the four fields of anthropology, helping them to understand humans in all their variety. Students will gain a deeper understanding of anthropology, the biological and cultural evolution of humans, cultural variation, and how anthropology can be applied beyond academia...read more

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9780134050140 | 8 psc stu edition (Prentice Hall, June 15, 2015), cover price $79.27 | About this edition: REVEL™ for Human Evolution and Culture: Highlights of Anthropology introduces readers to the four fields of anthropology, helping them to understand humans in all their variety.

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Product Description: REVEL™ for Human Culture: Highlights of Cultural Anthropology helps students understand how humans vary culturally and why they got to be that way. It provides both a comprehensive and scientific introduction to cultural anthropology, and features an expanded and updated focus on environmental issues...read more

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9780134041780 | 3 psc edition (Prentice Hall, June 15, 2015), cover price $79.27 | About this edition: REVEL™ for Human Culture: Highlights of Cultural Anthropology helps students understand how humans vary culturally and why they got to be that way.

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Product Description: REVEL™ for Cultural Anthropology helps students understand how humans vary culturally and why they got to be that way. It provides both a comprehensive and scientific introduction to cultural anthropology. REVEL for the fourteenth edition offers an expanded and updated focus on environmental issues...read more

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9780134049601 | 14 psc stu edition (Prentice Hall, June 15, 2015), cover price $79.27 | About this edition: REVEL™ for Cultural Anthropology helps students understand how humans vary culturally and why they got to be that way.

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Presents A Brief Empirical Introduction to the Four Fields of Anthropology   Human Evolution and Culture: Highlights of Anthropology Plus NEW MyAnthroLab for Anthropology -- Access Card Package 8/e  presents the highlights of the popular Anthropology, 14th edition by the same author team. This brief introduction presents readers with the four fields of anthropology, helping them to understand humans and all their variety. Students will gain a deeper understanding of 1) anthropology, 2) the biological and cultural evolution of humans, 3) cultural variation, and 4) how anthropology can be applied beyond academia. The new 8th edition includes expanded focus on environmental issues. Additionally, the size of the book (19 chapters) makes it useful for quarter courses, as well as for courses that encourage a lot of supplemental reading.   Teaching and Learning Experience This program will provide a better teaching and learning experience- for you and your students. It:       •Engaging Pedagogically-Driven Design: Learning Objectives in each chapter correspond to chapter summary materials          •A Clear Understanding of humans: Readers will learn the major variations in human kinship, economic, political, and religious systems and why it is significant.          •Focus on Contemporary issues: Students will understand contemporary social problems and how anthropology might be used to address them.   0134114132 / 9780134114132 Human Evolution and Culture: Highlights of Anthropology Plus NEW MyAnthroLab for Anthropology -- Access Card Package   Package consists of 0205990991 / 9780205990993 NEW MyAnthroLab for Anthropology -- Valuepack Access Card 0205999328 / 9780205999323 Human Evolution and Culture: Highlights of Anthropology

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9780134114156 | 8 pck lslf edition (Prentice Hall, January 10, 2015), cover price $109.33

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9780134114132 | 8 pck pap/ edition (Prentice Hall, January 10, 2015), cover price $157.07 | About this edition: Presents A Brief Empirical Introduction to the Four Fields of Anthropology   Human Evolution and Culture: Highlights of Anthropology Plus NEW MyAnthroLab for Anthropology -- Access Card Package 8/e  presents the highlights of the popular Anthropology, 14th edition by the same author team.

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Product Description: Explains how and why human cultures vary so greatly across space and time   Cultural Anthropology Plus NEW MyAnthroLab for Cultural Anthropology -- Access Card Package 14/e  helps students understand how humans vary culturally and why they got to be that way...read more

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9780134114170 | 14 pck pap edition (Prentice Hall, January 10, 2015), cover price $217.47 | About this edition: Explains how and why human cultures vary so greatly across space and time   Cultural Anthropology Plus NEW MyAnthroLab for Cultural Anthropology -- Access Card Package 14/e  helps students understand how humans vary culturally and why they got to be that way.

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Product Description: Presents A Brief Empirical Introduction to the Four Fields of Anthropology   Human Evolution and Culture presents the highlights of the popular Anthropology, 14th edition by the same author team. This brief introduction presents readers with the four fields of anthropology, helping them to understand humans and all their variety...read more

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9780133947748 | 8 unbnd edition (Prentice Hall, October 4, 2014), cover price $102.67 | About this edition: A Brief Empirical Introduction to the Four Fields of AnthropologyHuman Evolution and Culture presents the highlights of the popularAnthropology, 13th edition by the same author team.
9780205999323 | 8 edition (Prentice Hall, October 4, 2014), cover price $150.40 | also contains Human Evolution and Culture: Highlights of Anthropology, Human Evolution and Culture: Highlights of Anthropology | About this edition: Presents A Brief Empirical Introduction to the Four Fields of Anthropology   Human Evolution and Culture presents the highlights of the popular Anthropology, 14th edition by the same author team.
9780205924776 | 7 pck pap/ edition (Prentice Hall, June 15, 2012), cover price $144.47 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.
9780205938865 | 7 pck unbn edition (Prentice Hall, June 13, 2012), cover price $96.67
9780205232390 | 7 edition (Prentice Hall, December 26, 2011), cover price $137.80 | About this edition: A Brief Empirical Introduction to the Four Fields of Anthropology   Human Evolution and Culture presents the highlights of the popular Anthropology, 13th edition by the same author team.

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9780134041810 | 14 unbnd edition (Prentice Hall, September 21, 2014), cover price $144.00

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Product Description: A comprehensive overview of all of human history from two million years ago to the historic period. Prepared under the auspices and with the support of the Human Relations Area Files and an internationally distinguished advisory board and edited by Peter N...read more
By Melvin Ember (editor)

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9781468471366 | Springer Verlag, December 22, 2012, cover price $259.00 | About this edition: A comprehensive overview of all of human history from two million years ago to the historic period.

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Product Description: Explains how and why human cultures vary so greatly across space and time   Human Culture: Highlights of Cultural Anthropology Plus NEW MyAnthroLab for Cultural Anthropology -- Access Card Package 3/e  helps students understand how humans vary culturally and why they got to be that way...read more

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9780133947731 | 3 unbnd edition (Prentice Hall, October 4, 2014), cover price $82.67 | About this edition: Loose Leaf version.
9780205957231 | 3 edition (Prentice Hall, September 24, 2014), cover price $121.20 | About this edition: Explains how and why human cultures vary so greatly across space and time Human Culture: Highlights of Cultural Anthropology, 3/e helps students understand how humans vary culturally and why they got to be that way.
9780205924783 | 2 pck pap/ edition (Prentice Hall, June 15, 2012), cover price $117.53 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.
9780205251438 | 2 unbnd edition (Prentice Hall, December 26, 2011), cover price $72.67 | About this edition: A Brief Empirical Introduction to Cultural Anthropology   Human Culture presents the highlights of the popular Cultural Anthropology, 13th edition by the same author team.
9780205253029 | 2 edition (Prentice Hall, December 26, 2011), cover price $110.87 | About this edition: A Brief Empirical Introduction to Cultural Anthropology   Human Culture presents the highlights of the popular Cultural Anthropology, 13th edition by the same author team.
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Product Description: Explains how and why human cultures vary so greatly across space and time   Cultural Anthropology, 14/e helps students understand how humans vary culturally and why they got to be that way. It provides both a comprehensive and scientific introduction to cultural anthropology...read more

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9780205842117, titled "Cultural Anthropology: Books a La Carte Plus + Myanthrolab" | 13 pck lsl edition (Prentice Hall, March 26, 2010), cover price $132.67 | About this edition: Cultural Anthropology, provides both a comprehensive and scientific introduction to cultural anthropology.

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9780205957194 | 14 edition (Prentice Hall, September 21, 2014), cover price $210.80 | About this edition: Explains how and why human cultures vary so greatly across space and time   Cultural Anthropology, 14/e helps students understand how humans vary culturally and why they got to be that way.

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9780205742356, titled "Anthropology MyAnthroLab Access Code: Myanthrolab Student Access Code Card" | 13 psc stu edition (Prentice Hall, February 3, 2010), cover price $66.67

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Product Description: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable...read more

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9780205711512 | 13 psc stu edition (Prentice Hall, February 3, 2010), cover price $66.67 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.

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Product Description: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable...read more

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9780205797356 | 13 psc stu edition (Prentice Hall, February 2, 2010), cover price $90.93 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.

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Product Description: Without ethnography, cross-cultural comparison would not be possible. But without cross-cultural comparison, we would know nothing of what may be universal or variable across human cultures, or why variation exists. Cross-Cultural Research Methods is an introductory teaching tool that shows students and potential researchers how to describe, compare, and analyze patterns that occur in different cultures, that is, how to form and test anthropological, sociological, psychological, medical, or political hypotheses about cultural variation...read more

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9780759111998 | 2 edition (Altamira Pr, July 30, 2009), cover price $88.00 | About this edition: Without ethnography, cross-cultural comparison would not be possible.

Paperback:

9780759112001 | 2 edition (Altamira Pr, July 30, 2009), cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Without ethnography, cross-cultural comparison would not be possible.

Miscellaneous:

9780759119116 | Altamira Pr, July 16, 2009, cover price $70.00 | also contains Cross-Cultural Research Methods

Product Description:  
By Carol R. Ember (editor) and Melvin Ember (editor)

Hardcover:

9780387335926 | Har/psc edition (Springer Verlag, January 31, 2007), cover price $1740.00 | About this edition:  

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Product Description: Medical practitioners and the ordinary citizen are becoming more aware that we need to understand cultural variation in medical belief and practice. The more we know how health and disease are managed in different cultures, the more we can recognize what is "culture bound" in our own medical belief and practice...read more
By Melvin Ember (editor)

Hardcover:

9780387336220 | Har/psc edition (Springer Verlag, December 29, 2006), cover price $779.00 | About this edition: Medical practitioners and the ordinary citizen are becoming more aware that we need to understand cultural variation in medical belief and practice.

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Product Description: The central aim of this encyclopedia is to give the reader a comparative perspective on issues involving conceptions of gender, gender differences, gender roles, relationships between the genders, and sexuality. The encyclopedia is divided into two volumes: Topics and Cultures...read more
By Melvin Ember (editor)

Hardcover:

9780387336237 | Har/psc edition (Springer Verlag, October 6, 2006), cover price $763.00 | About this edition: The central aim of this encyclopedia is to give the reader a comparative perspective on issues involving conceptions of gender, gender differences, gender roles, relationships between the genders, and sexuality.

Paperback:

9789990156003 | Prentice Hall, April 18, 2006, cover price $0.02
9789990052947 | 11 edition (Prentice Hall, August 1, 2003), cover price $0.02
9789990002454 | 10th edition (Prentice Hall, July 1, 2001), cover price $0.02

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Product Description: A two-volume reference work covering non-indigenous cultural groups currently living in the USA. The work discusses the unique cultural attributes of each group, including: economic patterns, housing, religion, worldview, marriage, family and kinship, interpersonal relationships, the arts, health and illness, social and political organizations, and community institutions...read more
By Melvin Ember (editor) and David Levinson (editor)

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9780028972084 | Macmillan Library Reference, October 1, 1997, cover price $590.00 | About this edition: A two-volume reference work covering non-indigenous cultural groups currently living in the USA.

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