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Review of the archaeological and ethnographical prehistory of such groups as the Choctaw, Chickasaw, and Natchez. (3). 310. Surveys potential work sites for anthropologists, examines the skills necessitated by such jobs, and explores resources on career preparation and development. Haviland's most popular book is Cultural Anthropology: The Human Challenge ( w. Copyright © 2010 by Pearson Education Canada. unequal across regions, with core areas profiting most. mation we present to you in the book.

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