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Study Guide for Exam 1

by: Kaley Manspeaker

Study Guide for Exam 1 introduction to cultural anthropology

Kaley Manspeaker
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This study guide covers all the topics that will be on exam 1.
Intro to Cultural Anthropology
Jeanette Dickerson-Putman
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This 2 page Study Guide was uploaded by Kaley Manspeaker on Tuesday February 2, 2016. The Study Guide belongs to introduction to cultural anthropology at Indiana University Purdue University - Indianapolis taught by Jeanette Dickerson-Putman in Spring 2016. Since its upload, it has received 31 views. For similar materials see Intro to Cultural Anthropology in anthropology, evolution, sphr at Indiana University Purdue University - Indianapolis.

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Date Created: 02/02/16
Cultural Anthropology STUDY GUIDE FOR TEST I                                                                                                      Chapter 1 Cultural Anthropology Applied Anthropology Holism Society Ethnocentrism Scientific method Cultural Relativism Anthropology  Comparative Method Subfields of Anthropology Chapter 2 Ethnic group Race Invention Innovation Subculture Adaptation Diffusion Enculturation Heterogeneous culture Ideal/real culture Culture (pg. 26) Homogeneous culture Chapter 3  Population sample Emic Informants Etic Fieldwork Formal/Informal Interviews Participant­observation Life History Rapport Quantitative methods Qualitative methods Culture shock Ethnography Ethnology Chapter 4 Language Historical linguistics Phonology Linguistic Anthropology Morphology Symbol Syntax Sociolinguistics Semantics Descriptive linguistics Ethnolinguistics Proxemics Kinesics Endangered Languages Language Hot Spots Chapter 5/6 Food collection Cultural ecology (micro­model) Food production Transhumance Economic anthropology Pastoral Nomadism Subsistence strategies Foraging Sustainability Pastoralism Horticulture Slash­burn cultivation Agriculture Surplus Carrying capacity Market exchange/Money Sedentism Cultural evolution (macro­model) Technology Generalized/Balanced Reciprocity Redistribution People  Bronislaw Malinowski  Franz Boas  Julian Steward Lists  Characteristics of culture  Characteristics of societies associated with foraging, pastoralism, horticulture and  agriculture  Characteristics of foraging, pastoralism, horticulture and       Agriculture as systems of production  Processes associated with Cultural Evolution (Macro­model) ie. Intensification  Phases of the fieldwork process   Key differences between human and non­human communication  Historical Definitions of culture Cultural Groups:  Nuer  Ju’hoansi  Wampanoag  Inuit  Washo  Yanamamo  Masai  Trobriand  Dinka


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