Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||DA589.4 .M43 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 164 p. :|
|Number of Pages||164|
|ISBN 10||0415137497, 0415137500|
|LC Control Number||99014223|
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See all the Society and Culture books available on Oxford Reference > Sample resources. Discover Society and Culture on Oxford Reference with the below sample content: A timeline of society: from million years ago, when creatures of the genus Homo, classified as early modern humans, lived in east Africa, to the financial crisis of – About this journal. Theory, Culture & Society is a highly ranked, high impact factor, rigorously peer reviewed journal that publishes original research and review articles in the social and cultural sciences. Launched to cater for the resurgence of interest in culture within contemporary social science, it provides a forum for articles which theorize the relationship between culture and society. The last element of culture is the artifacts The material objects that constitute a society’s material culture., or material objects, that constitute a society’s material culture. In the most simple societies, artifacts are largely limited to a few tools, the huts people live in, and the clothing they wear. It provides students with the stat-of-the-art developments in Sociology, Anthropology and Political Science. The materials include the most recent developments in these fields including, but not only limited to, feminism, globalization, new information technology, and new social movements.