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11:29 Culture Change and Globalization.odt

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Department
Anthropology
Course
ANP 201
Professor
Prof.Tetreault
Semester
Fall

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11/29 Culture Change and Globalization • Global Culture- Intellectually, food traditions, sports.. • How and Why do cultures change? ◦ Independent invention ◦ Diffusion ◦ Acculturation • Independent Invention ◦ Least common ◦ New solutions to problems ◦ Occurs simultaneously in different areas ◦ EX:Agriculture in the Middle East; creation stories, philosophies • Diffusion ◦ Most quickly ◦ Spread of culture through borrowing ◦ Main source of change in human history ◦ Two types ▪ direct; between nearby cultures (uppers sound more like Canadians) ▪ indirect; by long distance medium (television) • Acculturation ◦ Two groups in continuous firsthand contact ◦ One group more powerful ◦ Most acculturation forced through warfare or colonization • What is Globalization? ◦ Modern nations more connected and inter-dependent ◦ Increased diffusion and acculturation • Results from Globalization: Increase in... ◦ Systems of communication and transportation of goods ◦ Gap in wealth worldwide ◦ Domination of local peoples by larger economic and political syst
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