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what is ethnohistory?
the branch of anthropology concerned with the history of peoples and cultures
What is archaeology?
Archaeology is the scientific study of the remains of the past.
The expansion and adoption of a cultural element, from its place of origin to a wider area
the capacity to maintain a culture, despite facing adversity in a changing cultural environment
process of change that happens when 2 cultures meet
the act of making something more native, like some service or idea
first migration theories
bering land bridge; thule, denbigh, paleoarctic, northern archaic
3000 to 4000 ya
7000 to 14000 ya
3000 to 6000 ya
paleoindians and what is the paleoarctic?
paleoindian refers to the people that make up the paleoarctic migration group of peoples
labrets and tattoos
usually in women at birth or puberty
how long have they lived in Aleutians
an American Indian who assumes the dress, social status, and role of the opposite sex.
like an earth lodge, or pit-house.
a sod, or turf hut (shelter) of Siberia, or of Alaska
descent is traced from mothers
soul/ your being
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