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Cultural Anthropology Fall 2010 – Amber Zimmer – LIS60621 This pathfinder will be useful in

Cultural Anthropology

Cultural Anthropology Fall 2010 – Amber Zimmer – LIS60621 This pathfinder will be useful in finding
Cultural Anthropology Fall 2010 – Amber Zimmer – LIS60621 This pathfinder will be useful in finding

Fall 2010 Amber Zimmer LIS60621

This pathfinder will be useful in finding information about cultural anthropology.

For an introduction to the topic, see:

The tapestry of culture: an introduction to cultural anthropology, by Abraham Rosman, Paula C. Rubel, and Maxine Weisgrau, 2009

Key Resources at a Glance:

Description & comparison in cultural anthropology, by Ward H. Goodenough, 2006. This book covers materials about family relations as well as a general look at anthropological aspects.

Audit cultures: anthropological studies in accountability, ethics, and the academy, edited by Marilyn Strathern, 2000. This book contains a variety of articles on a very wide range of cultural anthropology topics with relation to age, politics, and academia.

Cultural anthropology, by Barbara Miller, 2009. Barbara Miller is a subject expert on ethnology. Her books are very well cited and this is one of her most recent titles on the subject of cultural anthropology.

Reference Background

Search Aids

Search Terms

(Use for computer searches)

Cultural anthropology

Ethnology

Subject Headings

(Use in card catalogs and print indexes)

Ethnology

Cultural anthropology

Call Number

306 (Dewey Decimal)

GN301-674 (Library of Congress)

Indexes and Abstracts

EBSCOhost

Anthropological Index Online

Abstracts in Anthropology

Library catalogs

Your local library catalog

OhioLINK

Kent State University Library

The Routledge encyclopedia of social and cultural anthropology, edited by Alan Barnard and Jonathan Spencer, 2010

Biographical dictionary of social and cultural anthropology, by Vered Amit, 2004

Dictionary of the social sciences, by Craig Calhoun, 2002

Cultural anthropology: a guide to reference and information sources, by JoAnne Jacoby, 2007

Resources

Books

Culture sketches: case studies in anthropology, by Holly Peters-Golden (2009)

Research methods in anthropology: qualitative and quantitative approaches, by H. Russell Bernard (2006)

Cultural anthropology: an applied perspective, by Gary P. Ferraro (2010)

Cultural anthropology in a globalizing world, by Barbara Miller (2010)

Journals

Cultural Anthropology

Ethnography

Journal of intercultural studies

Social anthropology

Magazine Articles

“Cultural Science,” by Stephen Muecke. Cultural Studies (May 2009)

“Evidence in Socio-Cultural Anthropology: Limits and Options for Epistemological Orientations,” by Andre Gingrich. Social Analysis (Summer 2009)

“The End(s) of ethnography: Social/Cultural Anthropology’s Signature Form of Producing Knowledge in Transition,” by George E. Marcus. Cultural Anthropology (February 2008)

Web Pages and Web Portals

Cultural Anthropology: Journal of the Society for Cultural Anthropology www.culanth.org

The American Folklife Center www.loc.gov/folklife/index.html

Organizations and Special Collections

American Anthropological Association (AAA) www.aaanet.org; (703) 528-1902

The Society for Applied Anthropology www.sfaa.net; (405) 843-5113

American Cultural Resources Association www.acra-crm.org; (410) 933-3483

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