By Conerly Casey,Robert B. Edgerton

This Companion offers the 1st definitive review of psychocultural anthropology: an issue that specializes in cultural, mental, and social interrelations throughout cultures.

  • Brings jointly unique essays by way of prime students within the field
  • Offers an in-depth exploration of the recommendations and subject matters that experience emerged via modern ethnographic paintings and the strategies of world change
  • Key concerns diversity from experiences of cognizance and time, emotion, cognition, dreaming, and reminiscence, to the lingering results of racism and ethnocentrism, violence, identification and subjectivity

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