Being British: The Search for the Values That Bind the

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PowerShow.com is a leading presentation/slideshow sharing website. At Santa Monica College, we are committed to developing an Anthropology Program that not only introduces non-majors to the enormous breadth of anthropological inquiry, but also prepares interested students for a career within the academic discipline. Anthropology in Use: A Source Book on Anthropological Practice. Pursuing the ecological dimension, Salzman (1972) showed how nomads may rely on a variety of unrelated resources and use their mobility to enable them to exploit each geographically separate resource at the appropriate season; he has also explored the relationship between ecological adaptation and political organization and the conditions under which nomads might modify their ecological adaptation and become sedentarized (see also Afšār-Nāderī).

The Modern Greek

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Central to our study programmes is a balance between anthropological knowledge, attitudes and skills. If you have questions about the position, please contact anthro.officeofthechair@utoronto.ca. D. in the discipline – and should have conducted qualitative ethnographic fieldwork. Also growing more popular are ethnographies of professional communities, such as laboratory researchers, Wall Street investors, law firms, or IT computer employees [3].

Learning to Be a Man: Culture, Socialization, and Gender

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S. and abroad, museum work, or a host of training opportunities in agencies and institutions at all levels, students acquire professional experience and skills they can take with them upon graduating. UC San Diego Department of Anthropology faculty members, Professor Janis Jenkins and Professor Thomas Csordas, are actively taking part in this global efffort to promote this unprecedented attention to Global Mental Health, as they specialize and have expertise in this area. The institutional development of anthropology in Iran is more complex.

Singing the Right Way: Orthodox Christians and Secular

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The Goddess and the computer (Ch.1) -- A man called Bee (Ch.2a) -- Neighborhood Tokyo (Ch.2b) -- Dani recess (Ch.3) -- Latah (Ch.4) -- Bitter melons (Ch.5a) -- Dani sweet potatoes (Ch.5b) -- The feast (Ch.6) -- How to behave (Ch.7) -- Kypseli: women and men apart - a divided reality (Ch.8a) -- N!ai: the story of a! More generally, the different features of humans within one race are supposed to occur together: we may think of a race as a well-defined group of people sharing a well-defined group of traits.

Critics Against Culture: Anthropological Observers of Mass

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The moment and place of knowing requires a certain slowness to enter into our thoughts, movements, and research, allowing for nuance and precision, for care and humility, and for an aesthetic of difference to incubate our praxis. This advisor will help the student develop a preliminary program of study and research, advising the student on how to fulfill the field requirements or, where applicable, on how to petition for exemption.

The Old-Time Maori

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It examines the views of both the trekkers (Europeans and Americans) and the Nepalese, and weaves a complex patchwork of conflicting dreams, desires, aspirations, and frustrations. They trained horses and ride buggies to travel the windy roads of Holmes County. In his introduction to The Logic of practice, Bourdieu writes that ‘Of all the oppositions that artificially divide social science, the most fundamental, and the most ruinous, is the one that is set up between subjectivism and objectivism’ (1990b: 25).

The Devil and the Jews: The Medieval Conception of the Jew

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Using intimate interviews with former contestants, and behind-the-scenes footage and photographs, the film reveals why some women took part in the fledgling event and how the pageant became a battle ground and a barometer for the changing position of women in society. DVD 4979; vhs Video/C 1306 This lively documentary explores the French heritage of southwestern Louisiana: the language, traditions, art, food and above all, the music of the Cajun and Creole peoples in this region known as Acadiana.

Moral Power: The Magic of Witchcraft (Epistemologies of

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Corporate group A social group that shares some degree of practical interest, identity, residence, and destiny. Study of ethnology revolved around the activity of organized comparison of human societies. In addition, the owner has the right to pass the property on to descendents or to others chosen by the owner. Supported by a variety of ethnographic videos and Internet resources, we will compare the ways different cultures solve the problems of survival and organize themselves to thrive socially, economically, and spiritually.

Somalis in Maine:: Crossing Cultural Currents

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Supporters consider anthropology holistic in two senses: it is concerned with all human beings across times and places, and with all dimensions of humanity (evolutionary, biophysical, sociopolitical, economic, cultural, linguistic, psychological, etc.); also many academic programs following this approach take a "four-field" approach to anthropology that encompasses physical anthropology, archaeology, linguistics, and cultural anthropology or social anthropology.

The Mind of the Market: Compassionate Apes, Competitive

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Kottak emphasizes why anthropology should matter to students and how students can use anthropology to better understand themselves. "Bringing It All Together" essays found on the online learning center demonstrate the integrated and comparative nature of anthropology. Prerequisites: graduate standing or consent of instructor. (Formerly known as ANGR 283A.) This workshop is designed for second year students writing their MA theses.