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MCMASTERANTHROP 1AB3Antonio SorgeFall

ANTHROP 1AB3 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Magdalenian, Chain Migration, Cave Painting

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Migration is when people move from one place to another: ex. Moving from hamilton to toronto because they want to be closer to your job. 3 core areas o
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MCMASTERANTHROP 1AA3Karen Mc GarryWinter

ANTHROP 1AA3 Chapter Notes - Chapter all: Linguistic Anthropology, Biological Anthropology, Sickle-Cell Disease

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Anthropology: the four subfields: anthropology is derived from the greek words anthropo meaning human beings or humankind and. Holistic anthropology, i
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MCMASTERANTHROP 1AB3Antonio SorgeFall

ANTHROP 1AB3 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Allele Frequency, Egalitarianism, Mutation

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Modern industrial and post-industrial societies like our own are socially stratified. Anthropologists argue that egalitarian societies (people are equa
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MCMASTERANTHROP 1AB3Antonio SorgeFall

ANTHROP 1AB3 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Clifford Geertz, Fine Art, Big Bang

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Atheist do not have a religion, the remain neutral. Sir edward tylor wrote that magic, religion, and science are alike: he considered science to be mos
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MCMASTERANTHROP 1AB3Antonio SorgeFall

ANTHROP 1AB3 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Yao Ming, Kobe Bryant, Walt Whitman Rostow

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Anthropologist refer globalization as the changes due to: technological advancements. Globalization continues to occur in today"s society: ex. Globaliz
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MCMASTERANTHROP 1AB3Antonio SorgeFall

ANTHROP 1AB3 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Frans De Waal, Conflict Avoidance, Game Theory

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Positive sanctions are prizes or recognition towards people that act good: ex. Students who behave in class, they get recognition for that. Negative sa
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MCMASTERANTHROP 1AB3Antonio SorgeFall

ANTHROP 1AB3 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Blood Type, Linguistic Anthropology, Sociolinguistics

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Anthropologists study human beings as a biological organism and as people with distinctive and unique culture. Four subfields of anthropology consists
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MCMASTERANTHROP 1AB3Antonio SorgeFall

ANTHROP 1AB3 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Midlife Crisis, Oscar Lewis, Social Inequality

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Enculturation is when culture is passed onto infants and other members of that society through formal and informal process. Margret mead an anthropolog
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MCMASTERANTHROP 1AB3Antonio SorgeFall

ANTHROP 1AB3 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Political Anthropology, Cultural Anthropology, Legal Anthropology

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There are two subfields of cultural anthropology: political anthropology talks about human behaviour and power-in terms of who has the power, abuse of
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MCMASTERANTHROP 1AB3Karen Mc GarryFall

ANTHROP 1AB3 Chapter Notes -Ethnocentrism, Essentialism, Hird

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MCMASTERANTHROP 2U03Hendrik PoinarFall

ANTHROP 2U03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Bushmeat, Subtypes Of Hiv, Zoonosis

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General reading questions week 7: hiv / aids. Reading: washer chapter 3: the zoonotic source of hiv in humans that seem to be hypothesized are african
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MCMASTERANTHROP 1AA3Karen Mc GarryWinter

Anthro 1AA3 Chapter 1-3: Sex-Food-Death-Textbook-Notes.docx

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Anthropology: the four subfields: anthropology is derived from the greek words anthropo meaning human beings or humankind and. Holistic anthropology, i
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