Lecture 3 // Anthropology of the Body
Depending on the society you live in, people have different ways in
which people harbor implicit knowledge about what is proper and
improper about how we use our bodies.
Example – being on a horse or in an army and being expected to hold
your body a certain way
Table Manners – it was evident to see who was british versus who was
French at the table.
Just as much as there is an education in holding your body in the army