About the book -
Cultural Anthropology is a book written for the aspirants of Civil Services (Main) examination. It will also help the aspirants of various states services examinations. The book introduces the students to cultural anthropology by covering research methods, gender-based issues, economic and political organisations and religion. It provides a detailed account of the evolution of various institutions of the society over the period. It also delves deep into the interrelation among these institutions and deals with the status of these institutions and the social change that is taking place. The book is embedded with many India-related examples to enhance the understanding of the students.
Key Features -
- Presents an introductory chapter on meaning and scope of Anthropology and its branches
- Incorporates details on dynamic issues like homosexuality, problems of transgenders and feminism
- Provides chapter-wise practice questions for self-assessment
- Also useful for the students of Sociology optional