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Brian Donohue-Lynch

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Materialism understands human culture to be the product of the "material conditions" in which a given community of people finds itself. A key theorist who represents this perspective is Karl Marx.

Other Theoretical Approaches in Anthropology:



Feminist Approaches

Cultural Materialism

Interpretive Approaches

Cultural Particularism

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