By Maxine L. Margolis
The authors study either theoretical and sensible concerns, they usually critique currents in social technological know-how that declare that human behaviors and enterprises are undecipherable. additionally they reveal a massive yet usually missed contribution of cultural materialism--its enterprise dedication to knowing the injustices and inequities in societies round the world.
An advent to Cultural Materialism, through Martin F. Murphy and Maxine L. Margolis
half I. Theoretical Perspectives
rationalization and flooring fact: where of Cultural Materialism in medical Anthropology, via Allen Johnson
Infrastructural Determinism, by way of R. Brian Ferguson
Politics, conception, and the character of Cultural issues, through Roger Sanjek
Anthropology and Postmodernism, through Marvin Harris
half II. Applications
searching styles and Village Fissioning one of the Yanomani: A Cultural Materialist viewpoint, by way of Kenneth Good
Water robbery in Egypt's Fayoum Oasis: Emics, Etics, and the unlawful, through David H. Price
A Cultural Materialist method of the motives of starvation and Homelessness in ny urban, by way of Anna Lou Dehavenon
"We Are All Chickens for the Colonel": A Cultural Materialist View of Prisons, by way of Jagna Wojcicka Sharff
Peasants, tasks, and Anthropological versions: Fragile Causal Chains and Crooked Causal Arrows, by means of Gerald F. Murray
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