The Routledge Companion to Contemporary Anthropology
Edited by Simon Coleman, Susan Brin Hyatt, Kingsolver Ann
Routledge – 2015
Contemporary anthropology is a lively and fast-moving discipline, responding to the challenges of globalisation with exciting new directions and an increasingly interdisciplinary approach. This volume:
The Routledge Companion to Contemporary Anthropology covers the concerns of the discipline and comments on its construction through texts, classroom interactions, engagements with various publics, and changing relations with other academic subjects. Written by an experienced international team of contributors, itis an invaluable guide and major reference source for students and scholars alike.
Part One: Introduction - The Study of Culture at a Crossroads of History Part Two: Doing Anthropology - Key Approaches Part Three: The Scope of Anthropology - Key Issues Part Four: Anthropology in Conversation with Other Disciplines
Simon Coleman is Chancellor Jackman Professor at the University of Toronto, Canada. He was previously Head of the Department of Anthropology at the University of Sussex, UK.
Susan Brin Hyatt is Associate Professor of Anthropology at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, USA.
Ann Kingsolver is Professor of Anthropology at the University of Kentucky, USA.