This easy-reading, yet substantive book provides an introduction to sociocultural anthropology across a broad range of cultures, including those of todayÕs world. Its simple and engaging style is designed to spark consideration and discussion. The book covers the major issues in the field while emphasizing the relevance of the subject through up-to-date materials and discussions of events and people in the contemporary world. It presents the variety of ways in which humans live and provides wide coverage of the cultures humankind within their appropriate time and space. The third edition of A Little Anthropology has been revised to reflect changes both in anthropology and in the world. These revisions include an expanded discussion of tourism and two new summary case studies in the chapter on the developing world among others. A vital resource for any reader or professional who is seeking a contemporary cross-cultural overview.