Cows Pigs Wars And Witches

Author: Marvin Harris
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307801225
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Marvin Harris answers these and other perplexing questions about human behavior, showing that no matter how bizarre a people's behavior may seem, it always stems from identifiable and intelligble sources.

Cows Pigs Wars Witches

Author: Marvin Harris
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0679724680
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An anthropologist speculates on the origins of bizarre and mysterious human lifestyles, customs, and institutions throughout history

Good To Eat

Author: Marvin Harris
Publisher: Waveland Press
ISBN: 1478608927
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Jews and Moslems, pork? Hindus, beef? Why do Asians abhor milk? In Good to Eat, best-selling author Marvin Harris leads readers on an informative detective adventure to solve the worlds major food puzzles.

Cultural Materialism

Author: Marvin Harris
Publisher: AltaMira Press
ISBN: 0759116962
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Now available again after a hiatus, this edition of Cultural Materialism contains the complete text of the original book plus a new introduction by Orna and Allen Johnson that updates his ideas and examines the impact that the book and ...

Why Nothing Works

Author: Marvin Harris
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439144117
Size: 45.33 MB
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From cults to crime to porno parlors—this book is about a lot of things that are new and strange in America today. This book is about cults, crime, and shoddy goods, and the shrinking dollar.

Our Kind

Author: Marvin Harris
Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: 9780060919900
Size: 79.56 MB
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Writing with the same wit, humor, and style of his earlier bestsellers, noted anthropologist Marvin Harris traces our roots and views our destiny.

Cannibals And Kings

Author: Marvin Harris
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307801233
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In this brilliant and profound study the distinguished American anthropologist Marvin Harris shows how the endless varieties of cultural behavior -- often so puzzling at first glance -- can be explained as adaptations to particular ...

Culture And Change

Author: Larry L. Naylor
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780897894647
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A theoretical and practical guide to the process of culture change in the complex and multicultural context of today's world.

Consuming Cultures

Author: Jeremy Seabrook
Publisher: New Internationalist
ISBN: 1904456081
Size: 68.64 MB
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Wide-ranging and sensitive exploration of local versus global, underlining the economic roots of cultural identity.

Theories Of Culture In Postmodern Times

Author: Marvin Harris
Publisher: Rowman Altamira
ISBN: 9780761990215
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In this book, Marvin Harris presents his current views on the nature of culture addressing such issues as the mental/behavioral debate, emics and etics, and anthropological holism.