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He has also taught in the anthropology departments of the University of California at Davis and the University of Tulsa. His geographic area of specialty is Micronesia, where he studied the impact of American subsidies on the island agricultural and cash economies.
Peoples has journeyed to Korea and Japan for seminars and workshops. He recently published a chapter, translated into Chinese, in a book used in cultural anthropology courses in the People's Republic of China.
He has published most of the results of a comparative analysis of political evolution in Micronesia.
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Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem? Details if other: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. Preview — Humanity by James Peoples. Garrick Alan Bailey. Peoples and Bailey focus on the social and cultural consequences of globalization, emphasizing culture change and world problems.
The book's engaging narrative provides new ways of looking at many of the challenges facing the world in this century.
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Community Reviews. Showing Rating details. Sort order. Yes, it's a textbook, but it's a damn interesting textbook. It doesn't even attempt to tell you what goes on with people, it just says: No heavy-handed, we are God, we know all, like you usually get in textbooks.
Quite interesting. Nov 29, Sophia rated it liked it. Required reading for the Cultural Anthropology course I took this past semester. I enjoyed reading this textbook. However, I did, at times, feel the authors had some sort of bias.