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Department
Anthropology
Course
ANTHROP 2F03
Professor
Andrew Gilbert
Semester
Fall

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Anthropology 2F03 Lecture 3September 12 2013CulturalRelativismandwhyitmattersBoas and Alternating sounds grandfather of anthropologytho19 century debate with a wellknown linguistic oBrinton In certain native cultures many words that varied in the way they soundedReferred to it in the evolutionary theoryLinguistic inferiority do to inconsistency in words lower level of evolutionoBoas did not believe in alternating soundsits not how the speaker pronounces the word but how the person perceives the sound that makes it sound the sameLanguage and Culture shape perception and cognitionLeft and right do not exist in some cultures they only use north south
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