Ethnic Modernisms: Anzia Yezierska, Zora Neale Hurston, Jean

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More often, the employers were inclined to question whether cultural anthropology was in fact as helpful and the information it provided as indispensable as enthusiasts would make it out to be. Emphasis is on understanding the complexity, variability, and cultural embeddedness of war as it occurs around the world. Special attention is given to critical thinking and argumentative writing skills. This type of community is known as a "Quilombo", from an Angolan word that means "encampment."

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Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 1st ed. 2002 edition (January 14, 2014)

ISBN: 1349387460

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