SOS 700 H & G Quiz 1 The Study of Man

Flashcard maker : Mike Bryan
last name of man who noted life-crisis ceremonies
Gennep
Sort these events in the proper order from first to last
Study anthropology courses.
Formulate a problem to test.
Choose a society to test the problem.
Read about the people.
Enter the field.
Adjust to the new culture.
Observe and record cultural events.
Leave the field.
Sort out the cultural information.
Write about the culture.
type of anthropologist who studies human forms
physical
The study of all aspects of culture makes anthropology:
holistic
Studying a way of life by living that life is called ______________ observation
participant
digs up ancient ruins
archaeologist
studies culture of living peoples
ethnographer
Two extreme interpretations of a foreign culture are known as
ethnocentrism

noble savage

Culture originally came from:
God
The ethnographer would be wise to learn a people’s ____________________ because it helps him communicate with the people he is studying.
language
Difficulty in adjusting to a new way of life is called
culture shock
began training ethnographers
Malinowski
Trade, joking, music, and family are cultural:
universals
The goal of anthropology is to discover cultural:
regularities
The following are cultural universals
law

family

property rights

greetings

ethics

feasting

Anthropology differs from other human sciences through its emphasis on:
culture
The method for discovering cultural similarities and differences is the _________________ method.
comparative
Two tools for discovering the social organization of a group are a ________________ and a _________________
kinship chart

census

Anthropologists should stay in the field at least one year to see:
all seasonal activities
Anthropology focuses on \”nonliterate\” societies because:
they are rapidly disappearing
a type of test that reveals inner feelings
psychological
list of marriages, births, deaths, and so on
census
a type of monograph that focuses on one aspect of culture
specialized monograph
one person’s view of his culture
life history
a type of chart that shows relationships among people
kinship
a type of monograph that presents all aspects of a culture
general monograph

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