Fields of Fire

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Cultural anthropologists are turning to multi-sited and non-sited research in order to address the complexities and linkages of today’s globalized cultural world. A Science and Technologies (STS)‐based research approach is preferred. For instance, anthropologists in the 1960s and 1970s responded to the violence of those decades by writing anthropological studies that took the "human nature" approach--trying to understand human nature through the lens of what other cultures indicate it to be.

Pages: 216

Publisher: Troubador Publishing Ltd; 0004-Standard edition (February 21, 2008)

ISBN: 1906510474

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