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Dancing Skeletons: Life and Death in West Africa

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4 out of 5
Based on 866 Ratings and 128 Reviews

Book Description
1995 Margaret Mead Award winner! This personal account by a biocultural anthropologist illuminates important, not-soon-forgotten messages involving the more sobering aspects of conducting fieldwork among malnourished children in West Africa. With nutritional anthropology at its core, Dancing Skeletons presents informal, engaging and oftentimes dramatic stories from the field that relate the author... More
Book Information
PublisherWaveland Press
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages172
ISBN-10088133748X
ISBN-13978-0881337488
Publication Date07/1993
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About Katherine Dettwyler (Author) : Katherine Dettwyler is a published author. A published credit of Katherine Dettwyler is Dancing Skeletons: Life and Death in West Africa.
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