Lecture 8/25/16 Notes
Lecture 8/25/16 Notes History 190
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History 190 Lecture 8/25/16 3 major language groups Algonquians o Live along the immediate coast (Mass.) Iroquois o Consisted of five tribes o Live around Great Lakes: Ontario, Erie, and Hudson o Had the very first system of government with representative system in the Americas Muskhogean o Started in the southeast (Alabama, Louisiana) and towards Texas and Florida o Consisted of three tribes 90% of Native population dies from disease o Brought over by the Europeans and spreads Natives view the world as a “sacred whole” o Circles are important symbols o Communal ownership of land Make decisions together, share everything o Europeans believe in private property Communal cultures- there is a more equal relationship between men and women o Women aren’t economically dependent on men Gender: society constructs what it means to be male or female o Mostly based on the roles men and women play Also, created by society Acculturation: The dominant culture will push their culture onto a vulnerable culture Matrilineal: family name, inheritance, etc. is structured around mothers and sent down their line of family. o Household typically female headed NOT a matriarchy (ruled by women), nor patriarchy European families were patriarchies and patrilineal Native men: went to war, hunted, fished, cultivated tobacco crops Native women: cultivated all other crops, gathered, controlled crop/food/resource distribution o Distribution gave women more authority/power, highly respected, important. Native men moved in with women’s family o They were allowed to divorce at any time o Allowed to have pre-marital sexual relations o Care and love ALL village children as their own 2
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