Social and cultural anthropology : the key concepts

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Full title: Social and cultural anthropology : the key concepts / Nigel Rapport and Joanna Overing.
Main author: Rapport, Nigel, 1956-
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Other authors: Overing, Joanna.
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Physical Description: 1 online resource (xii, 464 pages).
Summary: Social and Cultural Anthropology: The Key Concepts is the ideal introduction to this discipline, defining and discussing its central terms with clarity and authority. Among the concepts explored are: cybernetics, ecriture, the feminine, gossip, human Rights, moralities, stereotypes, thick description, and violence. Each entry is accompanied by extensive cross-referencing and an invaluable list of suggestions for further reading.