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Cultural Anthropology

Ashford 6: - Week 5 (Jun 25 - Jul 01) Overview Assignment Due Date Format Grading Percent Discussion 1: Ethics in Anthropology Day 3 (1st post) Discussion 4 Discussion 2: Anthropology and Your Future Day 3 (1st post) Discussion 3 Assignment: Final Cultural Research Paper Day 7 Research Paper 25 ________________________________________ Note: The online classroom is designed to time students out after 90 minutes of inactivity. Because of this, we strongly suggest that you compose...

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Cultural Anthropology

Cultural Anthropology Instructor: Professor Don Osborn “Cyber bulling, School Bullying, and Psychological Distress” Written by: Traci Hughes and Omar Johnson February 5, 2012 I have read and understand the section in the syllabus (page 6) relating to IWU’s Honesty/Cheating Policy. By affixing this statement to the title page of my homework submission, I am certifying that I have not cheated or plagiarized in the process of completing this assignment. If it is found that cheating and/or...

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Cultural Anthropology

November 20, 2013 Cultural Anthropology Fr. Edgar Javier, svd Activity No.1 – November 6, 2013 1. Define the following terms: a. Anthropology “The word anthropology is derived from the Greek words anthropo, meaning “human beings” or “humankind,” and logia, translated as “knowledge of” or “the study of.”1 Likewise, it is a study which comprises four subfields: the physical anthropology, archaeology, linguistic anthropology and cultural anthropology or ethnology, which constitutes...

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Cultural Anthropology Study guide

Acculturation-cultural modification of an individual, group, or people by adapting to or borrowing traits from another culture Adaptation- the process of changing to fit some purpose or situation Agriculture- the science or occupation of farming American Anthropological Association- a professional organization of scholars and practitioners in the field of anthropology Anthropologist- the science of human beings; especially :  the study of human beings and their ancestors through time and space...

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Cultural Anthropology

Nathanael Fires Dr. Kant-Byers Cultural Anthropology 5/15/15 Essay #2 Cultural anthropologists main job is to study different cultures all over the world and then to compare the similarities and differences to their own culture or other cultures. This is typically done by that anthropologist going and living with that cultural group for an extended period of time so they can learn everything there is to that particular culture. While they are there, they learn about everything that they can, from...

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Physical Anthropology vs. Cultural Anthropology

Physical Anthropology Vs. Cultural Anthropology Abstract Anthropology as a whole plays a major role in the study of human and non-human evolution. Today we will be reviewing physical anthropology and cultural anthropology, and how both of these fields factor into the study of evolution. Phys. Anth. Vs. Cul. Anth., 2 The questions pondered most about evolution by anthropologists are...

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Anthropology

Anthropology Jan15th, 2008 Cultural Anthropology -Margaret Mead went to eastern Samoa in 1925 when she was 23, and spent nine months in the field studying childrearing patterns and adolescent behaviour -Renato Rosaldo the Ilongot Head-hunters -Clifford Geertz: the Balinese cockfight -Douglass Drozdow-St. Christian: what Samoans consider “good and proper body” and the meanings of making babies into “good and proper bodies” Anthropology 025 Introduction to Socio-cultural Anthropology ...

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Cultural Literacy

helps to communicate and associate with other people or peers. Cultural Literacy by E.D. Hirsch’s and Literacies of Power by Donaldo Macedo’s view points in being literate are important. The means of how to be educated differs between E.D. Hirsch, who favors Western Culture, and Donaldo Macedo, who favors the underlying causes to get the truth and nothing but the whole truth out. Donaldo Macedo explains the reason why E.D. Hirsch’s Cultural Literacy is not right for us. Hirsch’s aim is to enhance the...

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Anthropology

Cultural Anthropology Review Sheet.  * On test I. Introduction to Cultural Anthropology A. Different kinds of Anthropology* 1. Biological/Physical Anthropology: the branch of anthropology dealing  with the evolutionary changes in human body structure and the classification of  modern races. 2. Archaeologist: Study of material culture 3. Linguistic Anthropology: Study of how language is used in various social  context. Focuses mainly on interplay of language and culture. 4. C...

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Cultural Critical Incident

Cultural  Critical  Incident   Experiences  of  Foreigners  in  Germany     Jeanina  Hass    Janine  Noack   Agenda   1.  2.  3.  4.  5.  6.  7.  8.  9.  What  is  a  critical  incident?   Stages  of  culture  shock   Cultural  Iceberg     Methodology  of  the  project   Structure  of  interview   Interviewed  people  are  from...   Questionnaire  results   What ...

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