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Since Malinowski’s time, the personal account of fieldwork has been hidden away in notes and diaries. The basis of Cultural Anthropology is to find the similarities and differences between all cultures on the earth. With the current intensity of global actions and interactions and the increasing cultural diversity of our own society, anthropology becomes even more relevant to our lives. Thematic and geographical areas are open.

Pages: 336

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 11 edition (March 24, 2015)

ISBN: 1511434635

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