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The applied anthropology reader

Author: James H McDonald
Publisher: Boston : Allyn and Bacon, ©2002.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James H McDonald
ISBN: 0205324916 9780205324910
OCLC Number: 47297735
Description: viii, 424 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: An appropriate role for postcolonial applied anthropologists / Laura Thompson --
Thinking public interest anthropology 1880s-1990s / Laura Nader --
Confronting anthropological ethics: ethnographic lessons from Central America / Philippe Bourgois --
Informed consent in anthropological research: we are not exempt / Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban --
Proprietary research and anthropological ethics / William O. Beeman --
The pursuit of social knowledge: methodology and the practice of anthropology / Timothy J. Finan and John van Willigen --
Basic concepts and techniques of rapid appraisal / James Beebe --
Toward the use of ethnography in health care program evaluation / Merrill Singer --
Changing roles of agriculture in global development policy: is anthropology (out)standing in its field? / Timothy J. Finan --
Law, custom, and crime against women: the problem of dowry death in India / John van Willigen and V.C. Channa --
Implications of the cultural conservation report for social impact assessment / Benita J. Howell --
Urbanization without breakdown: a case study / Oscar Lewis --
Workaday world, crack economy / Philippe Bourgois --
Street baptism: Chicano gang initiation / James Diego Vigil --
Applying anthropology to American Indian correctional concerns / Elizabeth S. Grobsmith --
Relationships between theoretical and applied anthropology: a public health program analysis / George M. Foster --
Needle access as an AIDS prevention strategy for IV drug users: a research perspective / Merrill Singer, Ray Irizarry and Jean J. Schensul. The significance of settlement pattern for community participation in health: lessons from Africa / Edward C. Green and Raymond B. Isely --
Primary health care and local self-determination: policy implications from rural Papua New Guinea / Robert L. Welsch --
The Fox Project / Sol Tax --
The great sisal scheme / Daniel R. Gross --
The illusion of local sustainability and self-sufficiency: famine in a border area of northwestern Zambia / Art Hansen --
Credit programs, women's empowerment, and contraceptive use in rural Bangladesh / Sidney Ruth Schuler and Syed M. Hashemi --
Inside the decision-making process: ethnography and environmental risk management / Edward Liebow --
Animal agriculture for the regeneration of degraded tropical forests / Ronald Nigh --
Endangered species and precarious lives in the upper Gulf of California / Thomas R. McGuire and Gloria Ciria Valdez-Gardea --
Docility, or giving teacher what she wants / Jules Henry --
The Rough Rock Demonstration School: a case history with implications for educational evaluation / T.L. McCarty --
Indigenous education and grassroots language planning in the USA / Teresa L. McCarty and Lucille J. Watahomigie --
Streets and schools: how educators can help Chicano marginalized gang youth / James Diego Vigil --
Organization problems in industry / Eliot D. Chapple --
Managing diversity: translating anthropological insights for organization studies / Ann T. Jordan --
Business anthropology in a work subculture: Korean and Japanese young, single, working women / Nancy Rosenberger --
Anthropology and social marketing: a powerful combination / Christopher A. Brown --
Shopping spies / Carrie McLaren.
Responsibility: edited by James H. McDonald.
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