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Anthro "Final": Cultural Anthropology
Piny the Elder
Tacitus
Great Cultural Evolutionists
(Tylor,Spencer)
Roman author and naval commander who died in 79 AD. Nature fo…
exaggerated "roughness" of Germanic tribes
1860-1900 (The "Great" Cultural Evolutionists) ... Cultural evo…
Tylor: Anthropology is a "reformer's science" prim. int. in i…
Piny the Elder
Roman author and naval commander who died in 79 AD. Nature fo…
Tacitus
exaggerated "roughness" of Germanic tribes
13 terms
Cultural Anthro Ch 1: Anthropology
ethnography
anthropology
society
cultures
the first-hand, personal study of local settings
study of the human species and its immediate ancestors
organized life in groups
(more distinctly human) traditions and customs, transmitted t…
ethnography
the first-hand, personal study of local settings
anthropology
study of the human species and its immediate ancestors
50 terms
Anthro 2202H: Introduction of Cultural Anthropology
Anthropology
Anthropology is considered the...
Goals of Anthropology
Four Sub Fields of Anthropology
An integrated, scientific, and holistic study of human cultur…
Study of human kind; Often referred to as a "soft" science be…
What is human?... What does it mean to be human? ... Allows to make…
Biological, Acrhaeology, Anthropological Linguistics, Cultural
Anthropology
An integrated, scientific, and holistic study of human cultur…
Anthropology is considered the...
Study of human kind; Often referred to as a "soft" science be…
16 terms
Cultural Anthro Ch 3: Doing Anthropology
sample
interview schedule
genealogical method
key cultural consultants (key informan…
small, manageable study group from a larger population
ethnographer talks face to face with people, asks the questio…
well-ext ethnographic technique, collect genealogical data to…
people in a community who by accident, experience, talent, or…
sample
small, manageable study group from a larger population
interview schedule
ethnographer talks face to face with people, asks the questio…
14 terms
Cultural Anthro Chapter 4 Applied Anthropology
applied anthropology
increased equity
development anthropology
overinnovation
Using anthropology to solve contemporary problems
Reduction in absolute poverty, with a more even distribution…
Field that examines the sociocultural dimensions of economic…
Trying to achieve too much change
applied anthropology
Using anthropology to solve contemporary problems
increased equity
Reduction in absolute poverty, with a more even distribution…
124 terms
Anthro 100- Cultural Anthropology (Section 3)
culture
culture shock
detached observer
ethnocentrism
knowledge that is learned, shared, and used by people to inte…
a form of anxiety that results from an inability to predict t…
a researcher who adapts the strategy of detached observation,…
a mix of belief and feeling that one's own way of life is des…
culture
knowledge that is learned, shared, and used by people to inte…
culture shock
a form of anxiety that results from an inability to predict t…
100 terms
Anthro Test 1 (Warner, Cultural Anthropology)
Sapien means human, whereas Homo means…
USAID efforts directly enhance America…
Diffusion is the voluntary borrowing o…
In the U.S. all archaeologists are ant…
False
True
True
True
Sapien means human, whereas Homo means…
False
USAID efforts directly enhance America…
True
93 terms
Anthro Test 2 (Warner, Cultural Anthropology)
Humans first evolved in Africa, approx…
Foraging was the universal past way of…
A generalized cultural trait is found…
Anthropologists collect life histories…
True
True
False
False
Humans first evolved in Africa, approx…
True
Foraging was the universal past way of…
True
Anthro. Exam 2 - Methods in Cultural Anthropology
Ethnographic Fieldwork
Ethnography
Ethnographer
Two approaches for understanding local…
- the most basic method in cultural anthro.... - an extended per…
- The research product based on the ethnographic fieldwork... -…
The cultural anthropologist doing the fieldwork
1. Emic Approach... 2. Etic Approach
Ethnographic Fieldwork
- the most basic method in cultural anthro.... - an extended per…
Ethnography
- The research product based on the ethnographic fieldwork... -…
13 terms
Anthro 3: Intro to Cultural Anthropology W1
Culture is..... (6)
ethnocentrism
SUBFIELDS OF ANTHROPOLOGY (3)
Ethnography
LEARNED (nurture not nature)... SOCIALLY FORMED (through interac…
valuing own culture above others
Archaeology: study of (pre)historic ways of life through mate…
Participant observation... summary description of findings
Culture is..... (6)
LEARNED (nurture not nature)... SOCIALLY FORMED (through interac…
ethnocentrism
valuing own culture above others
31 terms
Cultural Anthro - Ch 14 - Applying Anthropology
Changing objectives of Anthropology
Anthro and education
Urban anthro
Marketing and Business and anthro
Before - understand and describe other societies... Now - have s…
Shape ed strategies in multicultural settings... Contribute to p…
Research on specific city populations -> policy insights rele…
Ethnographic research is super useful... (how to sell X to Y con…
Changing objectives of Anthropology
Before - understand and describe other societies... Now - have s…
Anthro and education
Shape ed strategies in multicultural settings... Contribute to p…
20 terms
Anthro ch. 3- Doing cultural anthropology
Tylor and Morgan (Sir Edward Burnett T…
Progressive
Franz Boas
Participant observation
The first scholars who called themselves anthropologists work…
In the early years of anthropology, the prevailing view was t…
Insisted that grasping the whole of a culture could be achiev…
Fieldwork technique that involves gathering cultural data by…
Tylor and Morgan (Sir Edward Burnett T…
The first scholars who called themselves anthropologists work…
Progressive
In the early years of anthropology, the prevailing view was t…
Anthro 201 Cultural Anthropology Test 1
The tendency to apply one's own cultur…
an anthropological approach that conta…
anthropology in the US is usually divi…
development of cultural theories throu…
ethnocentrism
cultural relativism
paleontology
ethnology
The tendency to apply one's own cultur…
ethnocentrism
an anthropological approach that conta…
cultural relativism
Anthro 201: Cultural Anthropology Test 2
In unilineal descent systems..
When discussing economic exchange in m…
Large extended-family residential patt…
Bilineal descent systems...
some "blood" (consangunial) relatives are excluded from your…
a gift to the bride's family from the groom's family
agricultural mode
are found to be less common worldwide than unilinear descent…
In unilineal descent systems..
some "blood" (consangunial) relatives are excluded from your…
When discussing economic exchange in m…
a gift to the bride's family from the groom's family
Anthro & World Probs: Methods and Approaches in Cultural Anthropology
Three main approaches in cultural anth…
Positivism
Reflexive
Multisited
Positivism, Reflexive, and Multisited
Follows scientific method, separates facts from values, and s…
critically thinking about the way one thinks, reflecting one'…
Situating cultural knowledge in relation to the global context,
Three main approaches in cultural anth…
Positivism, Reflexive, and Multisited
Positivism
Follows scientific method, separates facts from values, and s…
Anthro 201 Cultural Anthropology Test 1
The tendency to apply one's own cultur…
an anthropological approach that conta…
anthropology in the US is usually divi…
development of cultural theories throu…
ethnocentrism
cultural relativism
paleontology
ethnology
The tendency to apply one's own cultur…
ethnocentrism
an anthropological approach that conta…
cultural relativism
Cultural Anthropology Test 1 Anthro Dudes
Herbert Spencer
Edward Tylor
Lewis Henry Morgan
Frans Boas
Social Darwinsim, Survival of the Fittest
Studied Religions
Studied the Family Structure
Historical Particularism... NW Coast of Canada, Kwakiutl, Cultur…
Herbert Spencer
Social Darwinsim, Survival of the Fittest
Edward Tylor
Studied Religions
Anthropology 100 Cultural Anthro. UW-Madison
holism
Bronislaw Malinowski
Franz Boas
culture
must consider context and connections among societies (view t…
long-term immersion, participant observation and informal con…
worked among American and Canadian indigenous people. pioneer…
learned habits of thinking and behaving that help us to manag…
holism
must consider context and connections among societies (view t…
Bronislaw Malinowski
long-term immersion, participant observation and informal con…
Anthro 110: Primary Methods in Cultural Anthropology
Ethnographic research
Core Method
Interviewing
Field Notes
FIELDWORK
Participant Observation
Informal and Informal... Unstructured, Semistructured and Struct…
recordings (audio/photos/video)
Ethnographic research
FIELDWORK
Core Method
Participant Observation
Cultural Anthropology Unite Anthro 100 Uw Madison
The 3 Definitions of Culture
culture shock
Naive realism
cultural relativism
1. learned behaviors & symbols that allow people to live in g…
the feeling of disorientation experienced by someone who is s…
the belief that everyone sees the world the same way
the idea that cultures should be analyzed with reference to t…
The 3 Definitions of Culture
1. learned behaviors & symbols that allow people to live in g…
culture shock
the feeling of disorientation experienced by someone who is s…
Cultural Anthropology Unit Anthro 100 Uw Madison
The 3 Definitions of Culture
culture shock
Naive realism
cultural relativism
1. learned behaviors & symbols that allow people to live in g…
the feeling of disorientation experienced by someone who is s…
the belief that everyone sees the world the same way
the idea that cultures should be analyzed with reference to t…
The 3 Definitions of Culture
1. learned behaviors & symbols that allow people to live in g…
culture shock
the feeling of disorientation experienced by someone who is s…
80 terms
Cultural Anthropology Unite Anthro 100 Uw Madison
The 3 Definitions of Culture
culture shock
Naive realism
cultural relativism
1. learned behaviors & symbols that allow people to live in g…
the feeling of disorientation experienced by someone who is s…
the belief that everyone sees the world the same way
the idea that cultures should be analyzed with reference to t…
The 3 Definitions of Culture
1. learned behaviors & symbols that allow people to live in g…
culture shock
the feeling of disorientation experienced by someone who is s…
16 terms
Anthro: Section 2. The origins of cultural anthropology
Culture (2)
Culture vs. Society
Culture vs. Nature
Cultural Relativism
Concept difficult to define.... Edward Tylor (1st def): cultur…
Society = *a group of people who share and live in a certain…
A complex debate... Anthropologist: nurture > nature... Nature:…
Pioneered by Franz Boas... 1) *"Any culture phenomenon (belief,…
Culture (2)
Concept difficult to define.... Edward Tylor (1st def): cultur…
Culture vs. Society
Society = *a group of people who share and live in a certain…
Anthro Exam 4: Methods & Theory in Cultural Anthropology
What is the most commonly used method…
What is cultural relativism?
What is ethnocentrism? Can you think o…
-What is applied anthropology? Be able…
ethnographic fieldwork
-looking at other cultures and suspending judgement... -understa…
-the belief that one's own culture is superior to all others…
-also known as "practicing anthropology"... -the analysis and so…
What is the most commonly used method…
ethnographic fieldwork
What is cultural relativism?
-looking at other cultures and suspending judgement... -understa…
41 terms
Anthro - Chapter 1/2 - Anthropology and Culture
Anthropology
Ethnocentrism
Ethnographic fieldwork
Four-field approach
The study of the full scope of human diversity, past and pres…
The belief that one's own culture or way of life is normal an…
A primary research strategy in cultural anthropology involvin…
The use of four interrelated disciplines to study humanity: p…
Anthropology
The study of the full scope of human diversity, past and pres…
Ethnocentrism
The belief that one's own culture or way of life is normal an…
24 terms
Chapter 1 Anthro (Anthropology and the Study of Culture)
Anthropology
Biological anthropology
Archaeology
Linguistic anthropology
The study of humanity, including its prehistoric origins and…
The study of humans as biological organisms, including evolut…
The study of past human cultures through their material remains
The study of human communication including its origins, histo…
Anthropology
The study of humanity, including its prehistoric origins and…
Biological anthropology
The study of humans as biological organisms, including evolut…
10 terms
Anthro: Section 1. Anthropology and the Concept of Culture
Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
Culture
Ethnocentrism
The study of humans ... "The systematic study of humans, includi…
A discipline and way of life that studies the world's diverse…
"The patterns of economy, social organization, and belief tha…
"The assumption that one's own group's lifestyle, values, and…
Anthropology
The study of humans ... "The systematic study of humans, includi…
Cultural Anthropology
A discipline and way of life that studies the world's diverse…
68 terms
Anthro 104 Midterm - Anthropology, Culture, Fieldwork and Ethnography
Social network analysis
Field notes
Mapping
Built environment
A method for examining relationships in a community, often co…
The anthropologist's written observations and reflections on…
The analysis of the physical and/or geographic space where fi…
The intentionally designed features of human settlement, incl…
Social network analysis
A method for examining relationships in a community, often co…
Field notes
The anthropologist's written observations and reflections on…
60 terms
Cultural Anthropology
Nuclear
Composite
Extended
Kinship
Between husband and wife
Nuclear families linked by a common spouse
family based on blood relations extending over three or more…
relationship bases on blood ties through marriage
Nuclear
Between husband and wife
Composite
Nuclear families linked by a common spouse
Cultural Anthropology
Anthropology
Holistic Perspective
Four Fields of Anthropology
Ethnocentrism
Is the study of humankind in all times and places.
A fundamental principle of anthropology: The various parts of…
Physical Anthropology (Biology)... Archaeology (humans in the pa…
The belief that the ways of which one's own culture are the o…
Anthropology
Is the study of humankind in all times and places.
Holistic Perspective
A fundamental principle of anthropology: The various parts of…
75 terms
Cultural Anthropology
Anthropology
Holistic Perspective
Four Fields of Anthropology
Ethnocentrism
Is the study of humankind in all times and places.
A fundamental principle of anthropology: The various parts of…
Physical Anthropology (Biology)... Archaeology (humans in the pa…
The belief that the ways of which one's own culture are the o…
Anthropology
Is the study of humankind in all times and places.
Holistic Perspective
A fundamental principle of anthropology: The various parts of…
13 terms
Anthro Exam- Types of Anthropology
Polynology
Palentology
Biomedical Anthropology
Molecular Bioanthropology
The study of Pollen and other spores found especially in Arch…
The study of the fossils of plants and animals
a combination of biological and medical anthropology that foc…
Deals with the study of genetics and the discovery of new pop…
Polynology
The study of Pollen and other spores found especially in Arch…
Palentology
The study of the fossils of plants and animals
ANT2410 Cultural Anthro
Code switching is defined as:
The author suggests each of the follow…
Anthropologists who emphasize how cult…
The archaeological record shows eviden…
alternating back and forth between more than one linguistic v…
...
sociolinguistics
100,000
Code switching is defined as:
alternating back and forth between more than one linguistic v…
The author suggests each of the follow…
...
cultural anthropology
anthropology
applied anthropology
archaeology
biological anthropology
the study of human beings, their biology, their pre-prehistor…
anthropological research commissioned to serve an organizatio…
the study of past cultures, by excavating sites where people…
focuses on the biological aspects of the human species, past…
anthropology
the study of human beings, their biology, their pre-prehistor…
applied anthropology
anthropological research commissioned to serve an organizatio…
94 terms
Cultural Anthropology
anthropology
four fields in the academic applicatio…
holistic perspective
applied anthropology
Study of humanity, from its evolutionary origins millions of…
Cultural; Linguistic; Archaeology; Biological (physical)
A fundamental principle of anthropology: The various parts of…
uses anthropological knowledge in the public world beyond the…
anthropology
Study of humanity, from its evolutionary origins millions of…
four fields in the academic applicatio…
Cultural; Linguistic; Archaeology; Biological (physical)
Anthro Chapter 1: Anthropology
What is Anthropology?
Anthropology: origins
Anthropology as an extreme science
Anthropology and the Natural Sciences
-Kottak: the study of the human species and its immediate anc…
"science of the natural history of man," 1593, coined from Gr…
-zoology, sociology, history, geography, economics, psycholog…
-geology, zoology, biology especially important in archaeolog…
What is Anthropology?
-Kottak: the study of the human species and its immediate anc…
Anthropology: origins
"science of the natural history of man," 1593, coined from Gr…
27 terms
Anthro Ch 1- anthropology
anthropology
industrialization
evolution
empirical
the study of human beings, their biology, their prehistory an…
the economic process of shifting from an agricultural economy…
the adaptive changes organisms make across generations
verifiable through observation rather than through logic or t…
anthropology
the study of human beings, their biology, their prehistory an…
industrialization
the economic process of shifting from an agricultural economy…
Cultural Anthropology
150 years
The study and analysis of different cu…
A perspective that produces theories a…
an ethnography
Although human beings always have been interested in other hu…
What is ethnology?
A "culture-bound" theory is _____.
A detailed description of a particular culture based on field…
150 years
Although human beings always have been interested in other hu…
The study and analysis of different cu…
What is ethnology?
144 terms
Cultural Anthro
anthropology
anthropology
physical/biological anthropology
linguistic anthropology
the exploration of human diversity in time and space
studies the whole of the human condition (past, present, futu…
the study of human and primate evolution and physiological ad…
the study of language and it's social and cultural context
anthropology
the exploration of human diversity in time and space
anthropology
studies the whole of the human condition (past, present, futu…
58 terms
Cultural Anthropology
Holism
Emic
Etic
Culture
taking all that you can into account
insider viewpoint
Outside viewpoint
how human's organize themselves... Survey of the history of the…
Holism
taking all that you can into account
Emic
insider viewpoint
62 terms
Cultural Anthropology
Anthropology
Wholistic
Comparative
Four Subfields of Anthropology
Broad, Expansive, Diverse; the study of human nature; Anthrop…
considering mind, spirit, and body.
to see the similarities and difference between cultures
Cultural, Archaeology,Physical, Linguistic
Anthropology
Broad, Expansive, Diverse; the study of human nature; Anthrop…
Wholistic
considering mind, spirit, and body.
55 terms
cultural anthropology
Ethnology
Ethnography
Academic medical anthropology
Applied medical anthropology
compares and analyzes the characteristics of different people…
the study of single groups through direct contact with the cu…
looks at how diseases and illnesses defined, experienced, and…
improving health care delivery, often biomedical methods and…
Ethnology
compares and analyzes the characteristics of different people…
Ethnography
the study of single groups through direct contact with the cu…
29 terms
Cultural Anthro
Cultural Anthropology
Culture
Examples of culture and difference
Subculture
what us humans have in common and our similarities, but also…
a set of shared orientations and values that you can learn by…
food, clothing, hygiene, music, beauty, etc.
smaller group/culture within larger culture that has its own…
Cultural Anthropology
what us humans have in common and our similarities, but also…
Culture
a set of shared orientations and values that you can learn by…
24 terms
Cultural Anthro
Cultural Anthropology
Qualitative Analysis
Quantitative Analysis
Anthropology
The study of humans, language, traditions & religions, behavi…
research that doesn't have numeric data, interviews, open-end…
uses numerical data,
The study of Humans living with people and their cultures
Cultural Anthropology
The study of humans, language, traditions & religions, behavi…
Qualitative Analysis
research that doesn't have numeric data, interviews, open-end…
95 terms
Cultural Anthro
Culture
Explicit Culture
Tacit Culture
Holistic Approach
learned and shared knowledge that people use to generate beha…
culture that people are consciously aware of and can talk abo…
cultural knowledge that people lack words for
approach viewing all parts; cannot be understood in isolation
Culture
learned and shared knowledge that people use to generate beha…
Explicit Culture
culture that people are consciously aware of and can talk abo…
100 terms
Cultural Anthropology
Cultural Adaptation
ecosystem
cultural evolution
progress
a complex of ideas, activities, and technologies that enable…
living and nonliving things in an environment, together with…
cultural change over time, not all changes are postitive
The notion that humans are moving forward to a better, more a…
Cultural Adaptation
a complex of ideas, activities, and technologies that enable…
ecosystem
living and nonliving things in an environment, together with…
30 terms
Anthro Applied Anthropology : Tourism
Anthropology
Academic Anthropology
Practical (applied) Anthropology
History of Applied Ethnology
study and conduct research about all aspects of human diversi…
At universities, colleges
• Solve social/cultural problems... • Work is often outside of…
• Employed by govt and private foundations... • Main purpose =…
Anthropology
study and conduct research about all aspects of human diversi…
Academic Anthropology
At universities, colleges
83 terms
Anthro - cultural
culture
cultural relativism
ethnocentrism
culturalism
learned habits of thinking and action that help us to manage…
the assumption that the practices of others can best be under…
tendency to judge the practices of others by the standards of…
assumption that culture is a unified entity
culture
learned habits of thinking and action that help us to manage…
cultural relativism
the assumption that the practices of others can best be under…
Cultural Anthropology
Consanguineal Kin
Affinal Kin
Endogamy
Exogamy
Blood relatives
Kin who are related by marriage
Practice of marrying within one's own group
Practice of marrying outside one's own group
Consanguineal Kin
Blood relatives
Affinal Kin
Kin who are related by marriage
68 terms
Cultural Anthro
Religion
Animism
Polytheism
Monotheism
A set of beliefs in supernatural forces that functions to pro…
The belief that people have souls or spirits in addition to p…
Multiple Gods, Pantheon
Singular God
Religion
A set of beliefs in supernatural forces that functions to pro…
Animism
The belief that people have souls or spirits in addition to p…
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