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Anthropological Demography

Toward a New Synthesis (Population and Development Series)

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Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Population & demography,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Social Science / Demography,
  • Congresses,
  • Demographic anthropology,
  • Demography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid I. Kertzer (Editor), Tom Fricke (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9757578M
    ISBN 100226431967
    ISBN 109780226431963

    Anthropological Demography: Toward a New Synthesis. This book is an eclectic work that delves into forensic evidence and paleopathology and touches on topics as far ranging as archery and waxworking. Although it is not a manual for those interested in doing facial reconstructions, it will more than satiate the intellectual curiosity of. Get this from a library! The methods and uses of anthropological demography. [Alaka Malwade Basu; Peter Aaby; IUSSP Committee on Anthropological Demography.;] -- This volume takes stock of the status of the comparatively new discipline of anthropological demography, and discusses its major methods, its main strengths, and its chief limitations.

    Hill, A. G. “Truth lies in the eye of the beholder”: The nature of evidence in demography and anthropology. In Anthropological demography. Edited by D. I. Kertzer and T. Fricke, – Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Google Scholar. Culture, Biology, and Anthropological Demography attempts a rapprochement of two distinct approaches to studying human anthropological demography and human evolutionary ecology. It does so through recognition of common research topics and the construction of a broad theoretical framework incorporating both cultural and biological motivation.

    demography (dĬmŏg´rəfē), science of human aphy represents a fundamental approach to the understanding of human society. Its primary tasks are to ascertain the number of people in a given area, to determine what change that number represents from a previous census, to explain the change, and to estimate the future trends of population changes. Anthropology is a global discipline involving humanities, social sciences and natural sciences. Anthropology builds upon knowledge from natural sciences, including the discoveries about the origin and evolution of Homo sapiens, human physical traits, human behavior, the variations among different groups of humans, how the evolutionary past of Homo sapiens has influenced its social organization Africa: Nama (Hottentot), Kung (San), Thonga, .


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Anthropological Demography: Toward a New Synthesis (Population and Development Series) 1st Edition by David I. Kertzer (Editor), Tom Fricke (Editor)Format: Paperback. Showing that the two disciplines have much to offer each other, this book bridges the demography/anthropology divide.

The editors begin the volume with an in-depth historical account of the relations between the : David I. Kertzer. The book Anthropological Demography: Toward a New Synthesis, Edited by David I. Kertzer and Tom Fricke is published by University of Chicago Press. Showing that the two disciplines have much to offer each other, this book bridges the demography/anthropology divide.

The editors begin the volume with an. Showing that the two disciplines have much to offer each other, this book bridges the demography/anthropology divide. The editors begin the volume with an in-depth historical account of the relations between the fields. Eminent contributors from both disciplines then examine the major issues and controversies in anthropological demography.

Get this from a library. Anthropological demography: toward a new synthesis. [David I Kertzer; Thomas E Fricke;] -- Revised papers originally presented at the Brown University Conference on Anthropological Demography, NovAnthropological demography: Toward a new synthesis.

Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Although in its early years anthropology often used demographic research and showed interest in demographic issues, anthropology and demography have more recently grown to distrust each other's guiding assumptions and methods.

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The book covers a wide span of evidence, from the evolutionary background of human demography to the influence of natural and human-induced catastrophes on population growth and survival. This is essential reading for any archaeologist or anthropologist with an interest in relating the results of field and laboratory studies to broader Author: Andrew T.

Chamberlain. Anthropological Demography: Toward a New Synthesis Article (PDF Available) in American Anthropologist (1) - January with 59 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Census and Identity: The Politics of Race, Ethnicity, and Language in National Censuses (New Perspectives on Anthropological and Social Demography) by David Kertzer (Author)Cited by: Culture, Biology, and Anthropological Demography attempts a rapprochement these approaches through recognition of common research topics and the construction of a broad theoretical framework incorporating both cultural and biological by: Anthropological demography is a specialty within demography which uses anthropological theory and methods to provide a better understanding of demographic phenomena in current Author: Laura Bernardi.

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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or : $   Two distinctive approaches to the study of human demography exist within anthropology today--anthropological demography and human evolutionary ecology.

Eric Roth reconciles these approaches through recognition of common research topics and the construction of a broad theoretical framework incorporating both cultural and biological motivation.5/5(2).

Rather than proposing a synthesis between cultural and biological demographic perspectives, the authors used the term anthropological demography as shorthand for cultural anthropological studies of demography. That the book sought a synthesis between cultural anthropology and demography, rather than a anthropological reconciliation between cultural and biological Brand: Cambridge University Press.

This text attempts a rapprochement of anthropological demography and human evolutionary ecology through recognition of common research topics and the construction of a broad theoretical framework incorporating both cultural and biological motivation.5/5(2).

That the book sought a synthesis between cultural anthropology and demography, rather than a anthropological reconciliation between cultural and biological perspectives, was evident in the text’s relegation of the evolutionary approach to an unflattering footnote (Hammel and Friou ).

Culture, Biology, and Anthropological Demography book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Two distinctive approaches to the study o Pages: Abstract Anthropological demography is a specialty within demography which uses anthropological theory and methods to provide a better understanding of demographic phenomena in current .Synopsis This volume takes stock of the current status of the comparatively new discipline of `Anthropological Demography', and discusses its major methods.